The first-ever Munchathon, featuring a 5K fun run and obstacle course with food/beverage stops and a festival of munchies has announced a few of the food and beverage sponsors to be part of the race PLUS new gourmet food trucks added to the…Continue
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The National Berry Crops Initiative announced the 4th Biennial Berry Health Benefits Symposium (Four Seasons Hotel, West Lake Village, California June 27-29, 2011) that will highlight international research that builds on the growing body of scientific knowledge that demonstrates the profound effect that berries have on human disease prevention.
More than 20 renowned…Continue
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Russian Standard Vodka and the United States Bartender Guild (USBG) are proud to announce Alexander Velez as the winner of the first ever 'Emotion In A Glass' national bartender competition. Cocktail enthusiasts across the country are invited to celebrate this momentous occasion with a taste of PASSION.
The competition honors the ever-evolving trends in cocktail…Continue
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True Lemon, True Orange, True Lemon Lemonade and True Lemon Raspberry Lemonade are now available in the powdered drink mix section of grocery stores nationwide. New and expanded distribution includes supermarkets, mass merchandisers, c-stores, and Walmart Super Centers.
The True family of products are unique to the powdered drink mix section because they are made from…Continue
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Mi Casa is a place to enjoy special celebrations with family or friends or a spot to simply blow off steam after a long workday and enjoy an ice cold beer or margarita. Mi Casa is a casual…Continue
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Join us at Kimera Restaurant on Friday, June 24, 2011 at 7pm for a Grey Goose dinner that includes five courses and five small Grey Goose Vodka specialty cocktails!
This delectable five-course dinner is available for $65 per person plus tax and a 20 percent service…
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Orange County’s annual "A Taste of Greece" festival will take place June 24, 25, and 26 at St. Paul’s Greek Orthodox Church in Irvine (4949 Alton Parkway), and many of the expected 11,000 guests will be attending to get their fill of traditional Greek dishes, delicious homemade pastries and a variety of beverages, highlighted with a wine “Taverna,” offering Greek wine and…Continue
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Heinz Dip & Squeeze Ketchup Recognized with Two Major Industry Awards for Innovation
Creative, dual-function ketchup packet receives honors from DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation and National Restaurant Association’s Food & Beverage Product Innovations Awards
“Dip & Squeeze marks the most significant packaging innovation for the ketchup packet in…Continue
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BrewGene Launches Free Beer Recommendation Mobile App and Website Personalized beer recommendations based on user’s preferences BrewGene, announced the launch of BrewGene.com and the BrewGene iPhone mobile app, which are innovative online and mobile tools that recommend…Continue
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The National Restaurant Association projects that 50 million adults will dine at a restaurant to celebrate Father's Day this Sunday, June 19. According to new research by the Association, a majority of Father's Day diners will choose Dad's favorite restaurant to mark the occasion, while dinner will be the most popular meal time.
"Father's Day is yet another important…Continue
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Join the fun at HB Downtown's Chili at the Beach on June 18. The event includes Marketplace shopping, street performers, Live Music, Children's Street Party at The Strand (on 5th Street) and Trike Show. The annual…Continue
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Don the Beachcomber is offering a Father’s Day BBQ Brunch that Dad can really sink his teeth into, complete with bottomless pints of Primo draft beer from 10:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. on Sunday, June 19. Dad has an option of two seatings, 11 a.m. and 1 p.m., both featuring Tapua shows and Polynesian dancers! As part of the brunch, Don the Beachcomber’s Executive Chef/Co-Owner, Delia…Continue
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Presenting Father's Day, Simplified:
steak. potato. beer.…
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The first true black cow day seems to have started on August 19, 1893. That’s when the combining of root beer and ice cream into a frothy concoction is rumored to have occurred to Frank Wisner, the owner of a soda fountain as well as a mining company in Cripple Creek, Colorado. Although soda fountains were very popular at the time, iced cream sodas didn’t yet contain ice…Continue
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Is your Dad an aspiring gourmet chef? Or perhaps just a weekend barbecuer who wields a mean spatula? Regardless of his cooking skills, make this Father’s Day one he’ll enjoy with a gift from Savory Spice Shop at Corona del Mar Plaza in Newport Beach. Savory Spice…Continue
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When one thinks of the words "Dad," "Summer," and "Food," it's rather effortless to assemble the jumble into an image of your pop manning a grill, tongs in one hand, beer in another, lovingly admiring the char that is slowly coating the fine slab of meat that he lovingly fashioned to the grill. It's both an iconic image and a beautiful sight. However, it's an image that really shouldn't be associated with Father's Day.
You see, the third Sunday in June should be a day where…Continue
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