[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]By Rae and Troy Matthews We’ve been intrigued by Moonhouse Brewhouse for a long time. As frequent shoppers at Grassroots Natural Foods, It’s impossible not to look across the parking lot and see this fantastic, old, funky, blue...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]By Rae and Troy Matthews Date Night is rare for busy people, and we at Elevation Eats are no exception. It’s so rare that we must choose our restaurants wisely. Recently, we were fortunate enough to have a...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]By Rae and Troy Matthews   Hidden in plain sight in the shadow of Heavenly Mountain on the corner of Park and Highway 50 in the new (old) Hotel Becket, is a new spot cooking up authentic southern BBQ...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]By Rae and Troy Matthews   Where do the locals go? In a tourist town like South Lake Tahoe, this is invaluable information. Tucked away amidst government buildings and between residential streets on Sandy Way is a gem specifically...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]By Rae and Troy Matthews   We at Elevation Eats feel a special connection to Coldwater Brewery. Coldwater opened its doors the same week we moved to Tahoe, in the fall of 2014. We were one of Coldwater’s first...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]By Rae and Troy Matthews   Tahoe is world renown as a recreation destination with some of the most breathtaking vistas on earth. Those of us who get to live here year-round know how lucky we are to call...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Written and photographed by Jenna Palacio   In December of 2014, Verde Mexican Rotisserie opened its doors in Meyers Station and raised the bar for sustainable, “local-vore” dining in Lake Tahoe. Owners Domi and Katy Chavarria, and chef...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]By Rae Matthews   The title says it all – “July & Winter” – the two seasons of Tahoe. Ok, so that’s not entirely true. We also have Cone Season and Fire Season. But seriously, keeping a garden at...