The Tri-Tipery has tripled your pleasure with a new location in Escalon and a food truck that will go to Merced, Hilmar and Modesto. The restaurant, which specializes in tri-tip, started in rural location in Ballico in 2016.
New hard cider makers are increasing production in Salida. Two Modesto friends started the business last year and its tasting room expanded its hours last month. It is the first cider house to open in the Central Valley south of Sacramento.