New Mexican restaurant promotes fresh, clean food

We all know that Mexican food around Berkeley doesn’t come close to actual Mexican food. We had to resort to accepting the grilled fish tacos at Crossroads and drowning them in cilantro and Tapatio to feel like we’re eating something remotely similar, but let’s face it — we’re not. Dilsa Lugo,
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La Val’s Pizza brings great Italian food to Northside

Good Italian food is a must in a college student’s life. Whether it’s pizza, pasta or a calzone, Italian joints always offer a variety of dishes that can appeal to almost everyone’s taste buds and dietary preferences. And while Southside has Gypsy’s Trattoria Italiana, Northside has La Val’s Pizza. Located
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Your ultimate guide to hard cider

Real talk: We’re 10 ciders deep, so writing a poetic intro ain’t happening. Enjoy our guide to orchard paradise. 1) Crispin — Honey Crisp  ABV: 6.5% I like honey. Who doesn’t like honey? I want to make something absolutely clear: I love honey, and I love cider. I also happen
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Ditch the cup and still get the caffeine

It’s 10 p.m. on a Wednesday night; your two textbooks and three readers are spread out in front of you — and you are in desperate need of caffeine. Unfortunately, you can’t handle a black, bitter cup of coffee right now, but how else are you going to stay awake?
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