Kelli's Blog – July 2017 Archive (22)

Sapphire Laguna Celebrates Summer with Refreshing Red Sangria and New Dinner Dishes

Sapphire Laguna is celebrating Summer with a new Red Sangria offered by glass or pitcher during Weekend Brunch from now through Labor Day. The refreshing red beverage is created with Blue Ice vodka, red wine, fresh oranges and lemons, making it the perfect complement to brunch in the heart of Laguna Beach.…


Added by Kelli on July 28, 2017 at 10:37am — No Comments

Antonello Ristorante & Enoteca Lounge Present A Robert Mondavi Winemaker Dinner

Antonello Ristorante in Santa Ana will be hosting a winemaker dinner featuring the famous Robert Mondavi Winery this Friday, July 28 at 6:30pm. Each course will be paired with a selective Robert Mondavi Wine to enhance the flavors with each bite. Event is $100 per guest plus tax and gratuity.


-Chef’s selection of…


Added by Kelli on July 26, 2017 at 11:12am — No Comments

Farmer Boys Hosts Canned Food Drive Now Through August 15th

Farmer Boys has announced a company-wide canned food drive through Tuesday, August 15. Guests are encouraged to ‘Feed America’ by dropping off one or more canned food item at any Farmer Boys location. Farmer Boys has teamed up with several food banks, including Second Harvest Food Bank Orange County, Feeding America Riverside/San Bernardino, Feeding San Diego, Three Square…


Added by Kelli on July 26, 2017 at 11:00am — No Comments

All Orange County Luna Grill Locations Participate in Monthlong Campaign Supporting Special Olympics Athletes

Diners at any of Luna Grill's 10 Orange County locations can help support local Special Olympics athletes throughout the month of August. Guests will be asked during the order process if they wish to make an additional cash donation to support Special Olympics. 100 percent of all donations collected will stay in the region and go directly to Special Olympics, helping support…


Added by Kelli on July 26, 2017 at 11:00am — No Comments

National Tequila Day is July 24

DÔA’s mixologist Josue “Josh” Gonzalez introduces agave nirvana in a glass with the Sensei Serenity. The refreshing cocktail masterfully combines Casa Noble tequila, cucumber juice, honeydew melon, lime juice and shiso leaves for an enlightening drinking experience.

1.5 oz Casa Noble

.5 oz FOS Mastiha

1 oz Cucumber juice & Honeydew melon

.5 oz lime…


Added by Kelli on July 18, 2017 at 11:25am — No Comments

Harmless Harvest Launches A New Line Of Probiotic Beverages

Harmless Harvest — the world’s first Fair For Life certified organic coconut water producer — announces the launch of its newest product, a line of organic probiotic cultured coconut beverages called Harmless Coconut Probiotics. Harmless Harvest products continues its commitment to product, people and planet and is now one step closer to its goal of achieving a zero-waste…


Added by Kelli on July 18, 2017 at 11:19am — No Comments

July 26th Bistango Hosts A Free Blues Showcase

Some of OC’s top musicians will take the stage as Bistango hosts its inaugural En Plein Air Concert on Wednesday, July 26 from 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. There is no cover charge or minimum to enjoy the music, which is being produced by veteran drummer and guitarist Tracy Longstreth, whose long career includes stints with the Righteous Brothers and Osmond family before striking out on…


Added by Kelli on July 18, 2017 at 11:08am — No Comments

Juice It Up! Partners with Tajin

Juice It Up! has launched its delicious duo of Golden Summer Refreshers, the Chili Lime Mango Smoothie and Turmeric Fusion, to celebrate the healthy flavors of summertime. This promotion is even more exciting because of Juice It Up!’s co-branded partnership with TAJÍN®, a popular seasoning blend made with lime, chilies and sea salt, adding a delicious zing to the Chili Lime…


Added by Kelli on July 18, 2017 at 10:54am — No Comments

The Cut Comes To Irvine

Burger lovers soon won’t have to chase down their favorite food truck, The Cut has found a new home in Irvine’s Westpark Plaza, where its first brick-and-mortar location opens to the public in July 2017.

The Cut Partners Steve Kim, Charlie Burnette, and Chef Andrés Dangond spent the last three years building the brand and gaining praise from local food writers, who…


Added by Kelli on July 14, 2017 at 10:54am — No Comments

Weekend Brunch At Eureka!

Introducing a new brunch menu featured every Saturday and Sunday from 10am to 2pm. The all-American restaurant is opening early on the weekends and putting twists on classic dishes like Bread Pudding French Toast with a blueberry compote and a whiskey créme anglaise; Chilaquiles featuring ranchero tortilla chips, two eggs, feta, and sour cream, purple onions, avocado, and…


Added by Kelli on July 13, 2017 at 11:02am — No Comments

National Cheesecake Day

The Cheesecake Factory® is celebrating its favorite holiday of the year – National Cheesecake Day – in a big way on July 30 and 31, offering dine-in guests any slice of its more than 30 legendary flavors of cheesecake for half price at any of its 193 restaurants nationwide.* The Cheesecake Factory will also debut its newest cheesecake creation – Celebration Cheesecake.…


Added by Kelli on July 13, 2017 at 10:55am — No Comments

Chef Adrianne's Grilled Jumbo Shrimp + Kiwi, Green Apple and Green Chili, Mint Relish

Grilling season is upon us. Here's the quick and easy recipe that's sure to have your guests raving for days. Maximum Flavor, true to the core, with these boldly refreshing flavors!

Grilled Jumbo Shrimp + Kiwi, Green Apple and Green Chili , Mint Relish

Serves: 2


6 jumbo shrimp,…


Added by Kelli on July 12, 2017 at 10:56am — No Comments

4th Annual Brew Hee Haw Craft Beer Festival Returns July 15 & 16

The award winning 4th Annual Brew Hee Haw Craft Beer Roundup returns to the OC Fair & Event Center on Saturday, July 15 and Sunday, July 16 for unlimited tastings of more than 80 craft beers. The unique craft beer event allows guests to enjoy all the fun the OC Fair has to offer, while experiencing the great music, fun games, dancing, and unlimited tastings from some of…


Added by Kelli on July 11, 2017 at 1:10pm — No Comments

Tommy Bahama Backyard Barbecue and Brews

Nothing says summer quite like a backyard barbecue and Tommy Bahama Restaurant & Bar celebrates this seasonal tradition with its Backyard Barbecue & Brews menu. From now through August, guests can indulge in grilled summer favorites featuring gourmet burgers, hot dogs, ribs and locally crafted beer. Using only the freshest ingredients, the Backyard Barbecue &…


Added by Kelli on July 11, 2017 at 1:06pm — No Comments

CHOPS Jobs Connecting Restaurants With Qualified Job Seekers in OC

CHOPS Jobs is a career website connecting restaurants with job seekers in the fields of food, beverage, and hospitality and will launch at the end of the month. The site,, has already garnered immediate interest, and has been endorsed by acclaimed industry professionals including Chef Ross Pangilinan of Mix Mix Kitchen…


Added by Kelli on July 11, 2017 at 10:56am — No Comments

Studio At Montage Laguna Beach Wins The Grand Award from Wine Spectator Magazine

Studio, the free-standing award-winning signature restaurant at Montage Laguna Beach, has once again garnered the elite Grand Award from Wine Spectator magazine. With its excellent modern French food with California influences created by Executive Chef Craig Strong, Studio’s outstanding wine program retains its place in the exclusive club of only 89 Grand Award winners across…


Added by Kelli on July 10, 2017 at 2:57pm — No Comments

Selanne Steak Tavern Receives The Best of Award of Excellence

Selanne Steak Tavern has received its second Wine Spectator magazine designation – The Best of Award of Excellence. The 2017 Best of Award of Excellence, granted to only 1,168 restaurants globally, honors wine programs that take their commitment a step further; it recognizes lists that display excellent breadth across multiple regions and/or significant vertical depth of top…


Added by Kelli on July 10, 2017 at 2:49pm — No Comments

Celebrate National Tequila Day At Las Brisas

Thursday, July 20, 2017 – Monday, July 24, 2017 Las Brisas is celebrating National Tequila Day, with a five day promotion in the Seaside Cantina. Guests can choose between a Casamigos Silver Tequila shot or margarita for $8. For more information visit

Seaside Cantina at Las…


Added by Kelli on July 10, 2017 at 2:46pm — No Comments

National Hot Dog Day

To celebrate National Hot Dog Day on Wednesday, July 19, Portillo’s  has announced a special, one-day-only $1 Hot Dog offer. National Hot Dog Day is designated each year by the National Hot Dog and Sausage Council, which also celebrates National Hot Dog Month throughout July. Customers that purchase an entrée (sandwich, entrée salad or ribs) can also buy a regular Portillo’s…


Added by Kelli on July 10, 2017 at 2:37pm — No Comments

The 3rd Annual California Hot Sauce Expo

On Saturday, August 19th and Sunday, August 20th at City National Grove of Anaheim, experience an array of 40+ handpicked artisanal craft hot sauce makers from around the globe, complete with free samples and products available for purchase from 10am - 6pm each day.

This two-day tribute to all things hot and spicy will feature a "Stage of Doom", where showcases and…


Added by Kelli on July 6, 2017 at 4:34pm — No Comments

Foodies in the NEWS!!

© 2019   Created by OCfoodies.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service