Cream puffs drizzled in chocolate
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January 2019

FORK IN THE ROAD, EL DORADO COUNTY

One of the state’s original counties, El Dorado served as the epicenter of the California Gold Rush. Millions of visitors still flock to the region to pan for the shiny stuff, but its eating options have come a long way since the days of salted beef and campfire bread. Today, Highway 50 serves as a corridor for some culinary hidden gems, many of which can be found right off the freeway. Throughout January, El Dorado visitors are invited to explore seasonal bites and special offers during the monthlong Fork in the Road celebration.