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Clean Tech Business Flavor Insights Recently Launched in Benicia

Using a unique spray process, a state-of-the-art production facility and incorporating environmental practices, Flavor Insights in the Benicia Industrial Park is poised to become a major player in the flavor industry.

Two popular cafes and two wonderful wineries to try in February

Winter is the perfect time to explore Carneros’ excellent wines, food and scenic beauty.

Delight your Valentine with specialty chocolate from Downtown Benicia shops

Tantalizing recipes for home-grown Meyer lemons

Five Fantastic Fermented Foods & Drinks to Try

Consuming fermented foods and drinks to optimize health have seen a huge resurgence in the US, with the rise of cottage food industries, integrative nutrition and DIY food preparation.

A delightful holiday event for kids and their teddy bears

The annual Camellia Tea Room is holding their formal “Teddy Bear Tea” at the Benicia restaurant with three seatings December 3 & 4.

Java Point Café is still wowing the crowds

Java Point Café in Downtown Benicia is a true gem, delighting regulars and tourists with consistently delicious food, outdoor plaza dining and meticulous attention to detail.

The Food Selfie Phenomenon Continues to Invade Social media

From chefs to food critics to cookbook creators to food bloggers and camera amateurs, cultivating a large social media following through food selfies has become wildly popular.

The Old Childhood Standby, Grilled Cheese, Gets Elevated with Ad-ons

Once you understand the basics, the humble grilled cheese sandwich can be elevated to adult status by getting creative with the types of cheese used, and the many add-ons such as ranch dressing, artichoke hearts, kale, mustard, grilled onion and more.

Halloween’s History & Lore Enhance a Month of Benicia Halloween Fun

Benicia’s annual Halloween extravaganzas provide a month of fun with events for people of all ages. These include the 7th annual Trunk or Treat, Ghost Walks, Zombie Brew Crawl, Haunted Open House and more.