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Virtual Sample the Sierra
September 10 - September 20
Sip, Sample & Support Sierra Businesses Safely.
Restaurant Week and Tasting Week is from September 10-20 and will feature unique menus created with locally farmed ingredients for guests to dine in or takeout from participating businesses.
The Makers Market will showcase our unique artists and makers in the Sierra Nevada. Shop anytime with their makers, and join them for the live market launch on September 12th.
On Sept. 12, the original date of the event, Sample the Sierra will stream a live Sierra Chef Challenge featuring local talent working with mystery ingredients to earn the coveted title, currently held by Chef Dean Hiatt of Poor Red’s Bar-B-Q in El Dorado, Calif. The event will be accessible with a small fee, with a portion of proceeds going directly to the South Tahoe Restaurant Association to support businesses impacted by the pandemic.