At a dinner at Berkeley's Covenant Wines, a new group of Jewish food professionals called the "Illuminoshi" sampled recipes from Joyce Goldstein's new cookbook — they were impressed.
Mingle with top chefs and snack on treats at Litquake's inaugural "Eat, Drink, and Be Literary" event on Sunday, Oct. 11.
New sports bar Bottom of the Ninth has opened in the old Looney's space in Oakland: this and more fresh East Bay food news.
Bites is Nosh’s round-up of restaurant openings, happenings and closings in the East Bay. Got a tip or scoop? Send it our way to firstname.lastname@example.org.