Saturday, September 23, 2017

Guardian Goes Global: Pomegranate

Pomegranate Hours Mon. - Thurs. 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., Fri. - Sat. 5 p.m. to 10: 30 p.m.Location 2312 El Cajon Blvd., San Diego, CA 92104Recommended Babushka's SurpriseMost people think of vodka when they...

Have a Drink On Us: Pimm’s Cup

Pimm’s, a citrus and herb-based English liqueur, is an intimidating cocktail ingredient to work with. This recipe, from Mark at Live Wire in University Heights, is as refreshing as it is easy. The bruised cucumbers add a delicious lightness to the cocktail, and the slight bitterness of the Pimm’s is balanced by the tangy sour mix.

Have a Drink On Us: The Skinny Sage

The Guardian asked bartender Norah Fisher from Hillcrest’s D Bar San Diego to recommend a drink for the spring season. This was her choice.

Friends On-Campus Resale Shop

It’s easy to get lost in a sea of midterms, papers and final exams and forget that UCSD is actually kind of cool. There are many unique on-campus resources and stores that students easily...

Vino and Visas: Realizations of a Quasi-European

This winter break, I was lucky to have my mom, dad and sister come visit me in Italy. We were in the Tuscan countryside for Christmas, spent New Year’s in Rome and then enjoyed...


It’s that time again — pumpkin spice lattes, Ugg boots, warm fireplaces, flannels and Election Day. Maybe the anticipation for this day has been a touch too overwhelming, but don’t worry, Lifestyle has a...

Site Seen: Founders’ Day/Hullabaloo

What’s special about the number 52? It’s the number of cards in a deck, the number of white keys on a piano, the number of weeks in a year. But how does 52 matter right now to UCSD? It’s the school’s 52nd birthday, and it has come a long way since its birth in 1960. On Nov. 16, it’s time to party.

Going Greek

Joining a fraternity or sorority isn’t right for everybody but for many, going Greek may be a perfect fit.

I’d Rather Be Thrifting

When you’re in the mood to shop, but your bank account says otherwise, the best alternative is a trip to chic second-hand clothing and accessory boutiques. Join the Guardian on a journey to some...

Site Seen: Taste of UCSD

For a 50-minute event, A Taste of UCSD has an ambitious goal: to introduce its audience to all the groundbreaking research, innovative thought and — here’s the clincher — food that has come out of the university in the last decade or so.