Source Guide Fall 2017

Arts, Education & Entertainment

ARTSPOT RENO  Reno Mural Expo, October 13–15. Mural tours, workshops artist lectures, and a film screening.
AUTUMN FOOD & WINE FESTIVAL  Lake Tahoe’s premier food and wine festival, September 8–10.
EAST BAY WALDORF SCHOOL  Where Children Thrive. Located 20 minutes from Berkeley at 3800 Clark Rd, El Sobrante.
EMERYVILLE CELEBRATION OF THE ARTS  Gala opening on October 6. Exhibition runs October 7–29.
FLAX ART & DESIGN  After 80 years in SF, the flagship store is now at 1501 M.L.K. Jr Way, Oakland.
INSTITUTE OF URBAN HOMESTEADING  Offering the best in Bay Area sustainablility since 2008.
THE LOCAL FOODS WHEEL  Interactive tools and beautiful prints of the foods that are farmed and foraged where you live.
MERRITT COLLEGE HORTICULTURE CLUB  Don’t miss the Fall Plant Sale, October 7 & 8.
MRS DALLOWAY’S Full-service, indie neighborhood bookstore. Wide variety of garden books, cookbooks, and author events. 2904 College Ave, Berkeley. 510.704.8222.
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. and
ROCKRIDGE DISTRICT ASSOCIATION  Come out for the Rockridge Out & About street fair on September 17 and Rockridge Kitchen Tour on September 24.
RUTH BANCROFT GARDEN  Annual Fruit Tasting Tours with curator Brian Kemble at 11am and 2pm on Saturday, October 14.
SAMPLE THE SIERRA  Saturday September 16, noon–5pm. Farm-to-fork festival celebrating the best food, wine, and art in the Sierra Nevada. Bijou Community Park, South Lake Tahoe.
STOPWASTE  Helping to prevent food waste through smart planning, storage tips, and easy-to-follow recipes to eat the food you have in your kitchen.

Farmers’ Markets

AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE OF MARIN  Connecting and supporting communities and agriculture. Farmers’ Markets around the bay area including Grand Lake, Hayward, and Newark.
CALIFORNIA FARMERS’ MARKETS ASSOCIATION  Year-round markets in Walnut Creek, San Leandro, and Moraga. 800.806.FARM.
CONTRA COSTA CERTIFIED FARMERS’ MARKETS  Supporting small family farms and serving Contra Costa communities since 1982. 925.431.8361.
ECOLOGY CENTER  Building a sustainable, healthy, and just future through farmers’ markets, education, curbside recycling, and advocacy. 2530 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley. 510.548.2220.
JACK LONDON SQUARE FARMERS’ MARKET  Run by CUESA, Center for Urban Education about Sustainable Agriculture: Cultivating a sustainable food system through farmers’ markets and educational programs.
PACIFIC COAST FARMERS’ MARKET ASSOCIATION Creating economic opportunities for California farmers. Serving Bay Area communities since 1988. 800.949.FARM.

Food & Beverage Producers

CASTOR & POLLUX  Producers of pet food made with organic and responsibly sourced ingredients.
 Healthy family, healthy cows! Milk, cream, yogurt, eggs, cheese, and ice cream.
  Tasting room near Jack London Square, 55 Fourth St, Oakland.
DONKEY & GOAT  Natural winemaking at 1340 5th Street in Berkeley. Tasting room open F–Su, 1–6pm.
FOURNÉE BAKERY   Fine baked goods across from the Claremont Hotel at 2912 Domingo Ave, Berkeley. 510.549.9434,
FREY VINEYARDS  Winery tasting room in Redwood Valley, Mendocino County. Please call ahead: 707.485.5177,
GARRÉ WINERY  Tasting room at 7986 Tesla Rd, Livermore. 925.371.8200.
MORRIS GRASSFED  100{94d79dd6af1e87a94e700e4c297236468333f22e27ed5757b44711974a9a4b91} locally raised and grassfed beef. Order online or at 831.623.2933.
NILES PIE  Sweet, savory, local, fresh pies, special orders and catering.
POINT REYES FARMSTEAD CHEESE COMPANY Artisan cheese made on the farm by hand from pasture raised cows. Farm tour, farm dinners, classes. 800.591.6878
RETZLAFF WINERY  Fine wines made from estate-grown certified-organic grapes. 1356 S Livermore Ave, Livermore. 925.447.8941.
RIGGERS LOFT WINE COMPANY  Collective tasting room, winery, and cidery for R&B Cellars, Carica Wines, Irish Monkey Cellars, Barrell + Ink, and Far West Cider Company. 1325 Canal Blvd, Richmond. 510.233.2065,
STRAUS FAMILY CREAMERY  Certified organic dairy producing organic milk, ice cream, yogurt, butter, sour cream, and cream-top milk in reusable glass bottles.
STONEHOUSE CALIFORNIA OLIVE OIL  Award-winning extra-virgin olive oils. One Ferry Building, San Francisco. 415.765.0405.

Grocers & Specialty Markets

ALAMEDA MARKETPLACE   Ten locally owned businesses under one roof at 1650 Park St, Alameda.
CLOVE AND HOOF  Butcher shop and restaurant. Beef, pork, lamb, chicken, and duck raised responsibly and humanely without hormones and antibiotics.
THE LOCAL BUTCHER SHOP  Whole animals sourced directly from local farmers and ranchers within 150 miles of the shop. 1600 Shattuck Ave, Ste 120, Berkeley.
MONTEREY MARKET  Delicious seasonal produce and other quality products. 1550 Hopkins St, Berkeley. 510.526.6042.
NORTHBRAE BOTTLE SHOP Wine, craft beer, and spirits. 1590 Hopkins St, Berkeley. 510.525.5323.
PIEDMONT GROCERY  Since 1902, a full-service neighborhood grocery store at 4038 Piedmont Ave, Oakland. 510.653.8181.
ROCKRIDGE MARKET HALL  Gourmet foods, wine, coffee, flowers, and much more. Find your copy of Edible East Bay at the Paul Marcus Wines checkout. 5655 College Ave, Oakland. 510.250.6000.
THE SPANISH TABLE  Bringing the best of Spain and Portugal to your table. 1814 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley. 510.548.1383.
STAR GROCERY & STAR MEATS  Quality service since 1922. Lots of local farm products. 3068 Claremont Ave, Berkeley. 510.652.2490.
THREE STONE HEARTH  A community-supported kitchen offering nourishing foods and traditional wisdom. 1581 University Ave, 510.981.1334.
WINE ON PIEDMONT  Hand-selected fine wines and artisanal spirits in all price ranges. 4183 Piedmont Ave, Oakland. 510.595.9463.

Health & Wellness

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

Home, Kitchen & Garden

AMY ROBESON   Professional realtor, enthusiastic composter. Pacific Union Real Estate, 1625 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, and 1900 Mountain Blvd, Oakland. 510.828.3478.
BERKELEY HORTICULTURAL NURSERY  Family-owned retail nursery since 1922. 1310 McGee Ave, Berkeley. 510.526.4704.
BIOFUEL OASIS  An urban farm store and worker-owned co-op specializing in biodiesel made from recycled vegetable oil. 1441 Ashby Ave @ Sacramento, Berkeley. 510.665.5509.
EAST BAY NURSERY  California natives, drought-tolerant plants, succulents, organic veggie starts and seeds, fruit trees, and more. 2332 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley. 510.845.6490.
ECOHOME IMPROVEMENT  Helping you to create a gorgeous and green home with meaningful advice and fair prices.
FLOWERLAND  Nursery, gifts for home and garden, and coffee garden oasis. 1330 Solano Ave, Albany. 510.526.3550.
FRINGE FLOWER COMPANY  Seasonal, locally sourced, farm fresh flowers for daily delivery and special celebrations. 1489 Newell Ave, Walnut Creek.
LIFETIME COOKWARE  Non-stick cooking without harmful coatings. Sold exclusively in your home with cooking lessons. 510.878.1466 janetlifetimecookware(at)
NATIVE SUN GARDENS  Ecological landscape design and consulting from Edible East Bay’s gardening writer. 510.332.2809,
ORCHARD NURSERY  A full-service nursery, florist, and gift shop in Lafayette. “We make goodness grow!”
POLLINATE FARM & GARDEN  Fully stocked farm and garden store plus lectures and workshops. 2727 Fruitvale Ave, Oakland. 510.686.3493.
PRESERVED HOME FERMENTATION SHOP  Workshops, DIY Supplies, Grocery. 5032 Telegraph Ave, Oakland. 510.922.8434,
TLC GARDENER  Love your piece of ground. Dinwoodie Landscape Services. Commercial/residential. 510.233.9336.

Resorts & Hotels

HOTEL BURLINGTON   Historic hotel in Port Costa next to the Bull Valley Roadhouse (see Guide to Good Eats). 510.787.6795.
RUNABOUT LODGE  Sweet Airbnb at Carnelian Bay, North Shore Lake Tahoe. Read about it here. Find listing 16751179 on Airbnb.
SORENSEN’S RESORT  An all-season Sierra resort with cafe (see Guide to Good Eats) near South Lake Tahoe. 14255 Hwy 88, Hope Valley. 800.423.9949.
WESTPORT HOTEL  Overlooking the ocean in Mendocino County.


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