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Source Guide Fall 2015

Arts, Education & Entertainment

AUTUMN FOOD AND WINE FESTIVAL September 11–13 at Northstar California Resort, 5001 Northstar Dr, Truckee, CA. 880.GO.NORTH, northstarcalifornia.com

EAST BAY REGIONAL PARK DISTRICT Parklands and trails ideal for healthful recreation and environmental education. ebparks.org

EMERYVILLE CELEBRATION OF THE ARTS 29th annual exhibition runs October 3–25. EmeryArts.org

FOOD CRAFT INSTITUTE Eat Real Festival, plus classroom and hands-on education in traditional food-making techniques and entrepreneurship skills. foodcraftinstitute.org

INSTITUTE OF URBAN HOMESTEADING Offering the best in Bay Area sustainability education since 2008. iuhoakland.com

LAUREL BOOKSTORE Downtown Oakland’s new indie bookseller. 1423 Broadway. 510.452.9232. laurelbookstore.com

THE LOCAL FOODS WHEEL Learn more about your foodshed. localfoodswheel.com

MERRITT COLLEGE HORTICULTURE CLUB Don’t miss the Fall Plant Sale, October 3 & 4. merrittlandhort.com

MRS DALLOWAY’S A full-service, independent neighborhood bookstore, featuring a wide variety of garden books, cookbooks, and author events. 2904 College Ave, Berkeley. 510.704.8222. mrsdalloways.com

MYRTLE’S LODGE Gifts for the ice cream enthusiast, retro toys, Fentons logo apparel, and handcrafted toppings and candies. 4211 Piedmont Ave, Oakland. 510.655.2600. myrtleslodge.com

PICNIC WITH MARKET HALL Join the Merchants of Market Hall for a picnic in the street during the Rockridge Out & About Street Fair on October 11. 5655 College Ave, Oakland. 510.250.6000. rockridgemarkethall.com

ROCKRIDGE DISTRICT ASSOCIATION Come out for the Rockridge Kitchen Tour on September 20 and Rockridge Out & About street fair on October 11. rockridgedistrict.com

UC BOTANICAL GARDEN AT BERKELEY Foods of the Americas exhibit this fall. botanicalgarden.berkeley.edu

Farmers’ Markets

CALIFORNIA FARMERS’ MARKETS ASSOCIATION Year-round markets in Walnut Creek, San Leandro, and Moraga. 800.806.FARM. cafarmersmkts.com

CONTRA COSTA CERTIFIED FARMERS’ MARKETS Supporting small family farms and serving Contra Costa communities since 1982. 925.431.8361. cccfm.org

ECOLOGY CENTER ) Building a sustainable, healthy, and just future through farmers’ markets, education, curbside recycling, and advocacy. With three farmers’ markets in Berkeley. 2530 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley. 510.548.2220. ecologycenter.org

JACK LONDON SQUARE FARMERS’ MARKET Seasonal produce, fresh eggs, local honey, organic options, and more. Sundays year-round, 9am–2pm. jacklondonsquare.com, pcfma.com

KENSINGTON FARMERS’ MARKET A 100% community-supported nonprofit market. kensingtonfarmersmarket.org

PACIFIC COAST FARMERS’ MARKET ASSOCIATION Creating economic opportunities for California farmers and serving Bay Area communities since 1988. 800.949.FARM. pcfma.com

URBAN VILLAGE FARMERS’ MARKET ASSOCIATION Four local year-round markets. urbanvillageonline.com

Food, Beverage, & Flower Producers

BLUE CIRCLE Responsible Seafood. Available through fine food retailers and distributors. 202.232.5282. bluecirclefoods.com

LES CHÊNES ESTATE VINEYARDS Rhône Renaissance in the Livermore Valley. 5562 Victoria Ln, Livermore. 925.373.1662. leschenesvine.com

CLOVER STORNETTA FARMS Healthy family, healthy cows! Milk, cream, yogurt, eggs, cheese, and ice cream. cloverpetaluma.com

COMMON CIDER Premium hard cider in flavors like lemon, blood orange, and hibiscus. facebook.com/CommonCider or commoncider.com

DASHE CELLARS Tasting room near Jack London Square, 55 Fourth St, Oakland. dashecellars.com

DONKEY & GOAT Natural winemaking at 1340 5th Street in Berkeley. Tasting room open F–Su 2–6pm. donkeyandgoat.com

FARM FRESH TO YOU Home delivery of guaranteed organically grown fruits and vegetables. Available in most of the Bay Area. farmfreshtoyou.com

FRANTOIO GROVE Tuscan variety extra-virgin olive oil. Estate-pressed in San Martin. Frantoiogrove.com

FREY ORGANIC WINES Taste at Solar Living Center/Real Goods, Hopland. FreyWine.com

FROG HOLLOW FARM Outstanding organic fruits, conserves, olive oil, and baked goods. Join Happy Child CSA. 888.779.4511. froghollow.com

GARRÉ WINERY 7986 Tesla Rd, Livermore. 925.371.8200. garrewinery.com

INZANA RANCH AND PRODUCE Famously fresh fruit, decidedly delicious nuts, and extra virgin olive oil. Call 209.883.2935 or order online at InzanaRanch.com.

MOONSHADOW GROVE Extra-virgin olive oils from an organic old-growth estate. moonshadowgrove.com

MORRIS GRASSFED 100% locally raised and grassfed beef. Order online or at 831.623.2933. morrisgrassfed.com

MR ESPRESSO Oak wood roasted coffee since 1978. 510.287.5200. mrespresso.com

NIMAN RANCH The finest all-natural meats raised by family farmers and ranchers committed to sustainable and humane practices. nimanranch.com

RETZLAF WINERY  Fine wines made from estate-grown certified-organic grapes. Lovely, historic grounds. Exceptional from vine to glass. 1356 S Livermore Ave, Livermore. 925.447.8941. retzlaffwinery.com

SÉKA HILLS Extra-virgin olive oil, estate grown and milled by the Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation in the Tribe’s ancestral Capay Valley homeland. Visit their olive mill and tasting room just off Hwy 16, 19326 County Rd 78, Brooks, CA. sekahills.com/olive-oil

STEVEN KENT WINERY Tasting room open daily noon–4:30pm at 5443 Tesla Rd, Livermore. 925.243.6442. stevenkent.com

STONEHOUSE CALIFORNIA OLIVE OIL Award-winning extra-virgin olive oils. One Ferry Building, San Francisco. 415.765.0405. stonehouseoliveoil.com

THOMAS FARM A second-generation family farm producing sustainable organic produce and cut flowers since 1971. Pleasant Valley Rd, Aptos. 831.768.7262. thomasfarmorganic.com

VICTORINE FAMILY FARMS  Tuscan-blend and varietal extra virgin olive oils. Visit their tasting room at 21 South Livermore Ave, Livermore. 925.454.8777, VictorineValley.com

Grocers & Specialty Markets

ALAMEDA MARKETPLACE Ten locally owned businesses under one roof at 1650 Park St, Alameda. alamedamarketplace.com

CORNER MARKET The little market that can. 6040 Telegraph @ 61st, Oakland

THE LOCAL BUTCHER High-quality, sustainable meat and poultry. Whole animals sourced directly from local farmers and ranchers within 150 miles of the shop.
1600 Shattuck Ave, Ste 120, Berkeley. 510.845.6328. thelocalbutchershop.com

MONTEREY MARKET Delicious seasonable produce and other quality products. 1550 Hopkins St, Berkeley. 510.526.6042. montereymarket.com

NORTHBRAE BOTTLE SHOP Wine, craft beer, and spirits. 1590 Hopkins St, Berkeley. 510.525.5323. northbraebottleshop.com

OAKTOWN SPICE SHOP Spice up your dinner routine with the freshest spices, hand-mixed blends, and spice know-how. 546 Grand Ave, Oakland. 510.201.5400. oaktownspiceshop.com

PIEDMONT GROCERY A full-service neighborhood grocery store at 4038 Piedmont Ave, Oakland, since 1902. 510.653.8181. piedmontgrocery.com

THE SPANISH TABLE Bringing the best of Spain and Portugal to your table. 1814 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley. 510.548.1383. spanishtable.com, spanishtablewines.com

STAR GROCERY & STAR MEATS Quality service since 1922. Lots of local farm products. 3068 Claremont Ave, Berkeley. 510.652.2490. facebook.com/stargroceryberkeley, star-meats.com

WE OLIVE WALNUT CREEK California-grown and certified artisan olive oils. Tasting room at 1364 N Main St, Walnut Creek. 925.280.4574. walnutcreek.weolive.com

WINE ON PIEDMONT Hand-selected fine wines and artisanal spirits in all price ranges. 4183 Piedmont Ave, Oakland. 510.595.9463. wineonpiedmont.com

Health & Wellness

CENTER FOR NATURAL HEALTH CARE For people who choose to live naturally. Mention the ad in this publication for $50 off your first visit. Carol Lourie, ND, L.Ac, 776 Page St, Berkeley. 510.526.2028. cfnhc.com

FIVE FLAVORS HERBS Herbs, teas, and supplements for good health. 344 40th St, Oakland. 510.923.0178. fiveflavorsherbs.com

LHASA KARNAK Western herb specialists, spices, oils, teas, extracts, and supplements.
2482 Telegraph Ave, Berkeley. 510.548.0380 and 1942 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley. 510.548.0372.
Mail, phone, and web orders. Herb-inc.com

OHLONE HERBAL CENTER Certified training in Western herbalism, workshops, field trips, and clinic. 1250 Addison St, #113, Berkeley. 510.540.8010. ohlonecenter.org

Home, Kitchen & Garden

ALDERSON CONSTRUCTION Established in 1979, Alderson Construction is a custom residential builder in the San Francisco Bay Area. We bring passion and an uncommon commitment to integrity, quality, and collaboration. 510.841.7159.

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