News: OC Cocktail Week – March 2-8, 2014

On January 27, 2014, in Announcement, Events, Food and Drink News, by satnightfoodies

Now this is something we are very excited. The first-ever OC Cocktail Week unfolds March 2-8 at more than 40 bars and restaurants throughout Orange County, offering handcrafted cocktails paired with small bites for only $20.14. The event kicks off after the wildly popular OC Restaurant Week, giving cocktail lovers and foodies a chance to […]

News: [desi]gn cakes & cupcakes Valentine's Day Pop Up Shop – February 13 & 14, 2014

On January 24, 2014, in Food and Drink News, by satnightfoodies

[desi]gn cakes & cupcakes is excited to announce that they will have 2 POP UP Shops for Valentines Day. Locations are Nordstrom at Irvine Spectrum & Everything Sweet in Redlands. Each store will have a variety available, perfect to grab for your sweetie.

News: “Permission to Come Aboard” with Cafe Del Rey's Deep Sea Fishing Excursion – Saturday, March 8, 2014

On January 24, 2014, in Food and Drink News, by satnightfoodies

On Saturday, March 8, 2014, Marina del Rey’s iconic seaside dining destination, CAFE del REY will host the second installment of “Permission to Come Aboard,” a bi-annual package for seafood enthusiasts and adventurous diners in Los Angeles and beyond. Guests are invited to join Executive Chef Chuck Abair on a half-day fishing expedition ($55, ½ […]

Disneyland Knows Tiki – Trader Sam's Enchanted Tiki Bar, Disneyland Hotel – Anaheim, CA

On January 12, 2014, in Orange County, Wine & Spirits, by satnightfoodies

We’ve been on a real tiki bar kick as of late. We enjoy the nostalgia that they invoke and so we started to look up tiki bars to experience them wherever we travel. We were recently turned onto a new tiki bar by a friend’s Facebook check-in and were surprised to discover it was practically […]

Great Seafood in the Middle of Paso – Pier 46 Seafood – Templeton, CA

On November 28, 2013, in Paso Robles, Travel, by satnightfoodies

The Paso Robles region is an interesting conundrum for us. There region is bursting with amazing wine but the food choices are limited. As foodies, even if we go to Paso for the wine, we can’t help but want to have good food too. Don’t get me wrong, Paso has its fair share of high-end […]

Great Setting for Cocktails at Grand Central Terminal – The Campbell Apartment – New York, NY

On November 14, 2013, in New York City, Travel, by satnightfoodies

This is a very fun spot at the world famous Grand Central Terminal in New York City. This bar is a popular hangout for locals waiting to catch the train after work. If you get in early you can grab a seat but it’s standing room only after the 5 o’clock whistle. It’s a fun […]

The Original Tiki Drink Company – Don's Dagger Bar at Don the Beachcomber – Sunset Beach, CA

On October 13, 2013, in Orange County, Wine & Spirits, by satnightfoodies

Kim and I have been on a mad hunt discovering different bars across the U.S. We are working to get them posted when we have time so we can share what we’ve found with you. Most of the time the bars we seek specialize in craft and vintage cocktails. One throw back of the vintage […]

Craft Cocktail Recipe: #090713 Penny Packer Bourbon with Allspice Dram

On September 12, 2013, in Cocktails, Craft Cocktail Recipes, by satnightfoodies

We recently picked up a copy of Savory Cocktails: Sour Spicy Herbal Umami Bitter Smoky Rich Strong by Greg Henry. In it was a drink that caught our eye, “The Spice Trail”. Clove infused honey syrup, gin, rye, allspice dram and bitters. It’s a very complex drink, and like every other recipe we get our […]

Harvest Wine Weekend October 2013 – Paso Robles, CA

On September 9, 2013, in Announcement, Events, by Mrs SNFoodies

Harvest marks the end of the growing season and social importance of this event makes it the focus of many seasonal celebrations. For the central coast of California, such an event is the Harvest Wine Weekend in Paso Robles. The 2013 Harvest Wine Weekend will take place October 18 – 20, with more than 130 […]

3rd annual Gourmet Food Truck Festival – August 3, 2013 – Del Mar Racetrack

On August 2, 2013, in Food Truck Gathering, by satnightfoodies

The Gourmet Food Truck Festival on August 3, 2013 will feature over 50 of the best gourmet food trucks from San Diego, Orange County and Los Angeles. Hours are from noon to 6:00 p.m. and it will be held at the Seaside Concert Area within the Del Mar Racetrack. Some of the trucks to look […]