Learn about The New Normal's name change to Temescal Brewing, and get updates on Kobani, Belotti Ristorante, Hawker Fare, and much more in this week's Bites.
BERKELEY DINE OUT Berkeley schools district-wide incorporate gardening and cooking into the curriculum. The idea is that the school gardens produce healthy habits and interdisciplinary lessons, along with the fruits and vegetables. But the program has lost federal funding and needs help. To support the garden-based learning program at 16 BUSD campuses, participate in Dine Out on Thursday, Nov. 13. A portion of all bills at over one dozen popular Berkeley restaurants — from Café Clem to Comal — will go directly to the program. See the full list of participating restaurants. (more…)
Berkeleyside photographer Pete Rosos has created a stunning portrait gallery of the staff at BUSD's threatened gardening and cooking program.
A new gluten-free sandwich company, two new cafes and a restaurant... all the food news that's fit to print.
Mother's Day brunch spots, more details on Berkeley's upcoming "Dine Out" to save school cooking and gardening program, and more, in this week's edition of Bites.
The Berkeley School Board looks likely to back a new plan aimed at sustaining the district's highly regarded cooking and gardening program.