Paso Robles CAB Collective "Cabs of Distinction" Event – En Primeur – Day 1

On April 26, 2013, in Events, Photo Gallery, Wine & Spirits, Wrap-up, by Mrs SNFoodies

We were invited to the inaugural CABs of Distinction event created by the Paso Robles CAB (Cabernet and Bordeaux) Collective (PRCC), a grass-roots collaboration of wineries to create better awareness of the Cabernet and Bordeaux varietals produced in the Paso Robles appellation. Current members include: ADELAIDA Cellars, B&E Vineyard, Chateau Margene, DAOU Vineyards & Winery, […]

Grand Opening: Bruxie Gourmet Waffle Sandwiches in Downtown Huntington Beach

On April 24, 2013, in Announcement, Orange County, by satnightfoodies

We were invited to try out the newest Bruxie now open in Downtown Huntington Beach. Love the location and as always the food was incredible. The restaurant, which focuses on a menu of more than a dozen savory and sweet gourmet waffle sandwich offerings, will be located one block East of PCH at The Strand […]

California Wine Festival expands in their 4th year Festival – Dana Point, Orange County – April 19-20, 2013

On April 19, 2013, in Announcement, Events, by satnightfoodies

Now in it’s fourth year, the California Wine Festival (CWF) has found a sunny beachside home in the quaint coastal town of Dana Point in Orange County. This year’s Wine Fest takes place April 19-20, and Executive Director Don Fritzen said, “We’re expecting another great Festival in Orange County this year!” “Orange County has 3 […]

Nepenthia Beer Garden “The Art of Beer” June 8, 2013 Presented By: 100Eats.com & Travel Costa Mesa

On April 18, 2013, in Announcement, Events, by satnightfoodies

  June 8th, 2013 from 3pm to 7pm, Bobby Navarro of 100eats.com is collaborating with Evan Price of Noble Ale Works and Leonard Chan of The Iron Press will be coming together to create an aesthetically appealing beer garden. Up to 25 breweries from the West Coast will be paired with ten of Orange County’s […]

ARC Introduces New Lunch Menu, Weekend Brunch and Spring Cocktails – April 2013

On April 9, 2013, in Special Menu, by satnightfoodies

Chef Noah Blom’s American roast house features new menu focusing on scratch cooking and sourcing from local artisan producers   ARC, Orange County’s unique American roast house, introduces three new menus for spring, including new lunch selections, a Saturday and Sunday brunch menu, and a new seasonal cocktail list. Chef Noah Blom’s focus remains on […]

Craft Cocktail Recipe: #040713 Scotch with Blood Orange & Luxardo

On April 7, 2013, in Craft Cocktail Recipes, by satnightfoodies

Saturday Night Foodies #040713 Blood Orange, Luxardo Cherries & Scotch with Sherry Cask Finish INGREDIENTS: 3oz Single Malt Scotch Whiskey Sherry Cask Finish 3oz Orange Juice (We used blood oranges!) 1oz Luxardo Syrup (Real thing is best but will work with real Grenadine) Orange Peel (We used our blood oranges for this as well) PREPARATION: […]

OC Fair Announces Competitions & Contests for 2013

On April 5, 2013, in Announcement, Events, by satnightfoodies

Think you bake one delicious apple pie, brew the best beer or have an uncanny knack for making crafts? Enter the 2013 OC Fair competitive entries for an opportunity to earn an award and have your winning entry on display for more than one million Fairgoers from July 12-August 11. The 2013 OC Fair invites […]

"When the Dog Bites, When the Bee Stings" – Invitation Only at Playground – Santa Ana, CA

On March 27, 2013, in Orange County, Photo Gallery, Special Menu, Yummy Eats, by satnightfoodies

I received a call from Jason Quinn, a local chef that we first met when he was the chef on the popular gourmet food truck, The Lime Truck. Yes, the same Jason that helped take The Lime Truck to victory in the second season of Food Network’s Great Food Truck Race. Since then, he has […]

Check Out What is Coming from Playground DTSA 2.0 Late March & Early April

On March 27, 2013, in Events, by satnightfoodies

  One of the visions Jason Quinn of Playground had with his expansion project Playground 2.0, was that it would be a venue available for guest chefs, Pops up restaurants or private events. While he is dreaming up Invitation Only’s next menu, Playground 2.0 will host the following events: JFC– Jon’s Fried Chicken by Jon […]

Award Winning [desi]gn cakes & cupcakes at Nordstrom Irvine Spectrum – March 29 & 30, 2013

On March 26, 2013, in Events, by satnightfoodies

Ready for a sweet day of shopping? Join [desi]gn cakes & cupcakes as they partner up with Nordstrom at the Irvine Spectrum for an exclusive “Surprise and Delight” event. Founder & Panettiere, Desi Massei-a former Nordstrom employee is now a WINNER on The Food Network’s Cupcake Wars (The Young & The Restless- 10,000th episode event). […]