Cappuccino from Bica Coffee, made with Verve coffee. Photo: Emile Raguso

Bites: Nizza La Bella, Passione Pizza Emporio, more (Nosh)
Proposed in Berkeley: 50 units in place of Anh Hong (Nosh)
The very long, incomplete list of fall cookbooks we can’t wait for (Food52)
Lots to love this week from Michael Mina, Din Tai Fung, Delage and more (Inside Scoop)
Digested: Drought and denial in the Golden State (Civil Eats)
As one East Bay wood-fired oven restaurant closes, another opens (Eater SF)
The trouble with the Michaels (SF Magazine)
2 East Bay restaurants: quick review (Chowhound)
The best Italian restaurants in Berkeley (The Culture Trip)

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