Summer is upon us and has never tasted so good! Come and spend a little time at JRDN with the savvy bartenders who are serving-up a delicious new line of specialty cocktails. The cleverly whipped-up cocktails are full of flavor that are fruity and just plain refreshing.
Don’s Country Kitchen, 2885 Roosevelt St., Carlsbad, CA 92008; (760) 729-2274; donscountrykitchen.com; American.
Reminiscent of a country inn with floral tablecloths and lacy ivory valences bordering the windows, this cute little eatery offers a ton of made-from-scratch specialties for breakfast and lunch. There are about six tables inside, as well as a long counter with barstools, and a small outdoor patio. Breakfast is a filling feast, with hearty helpings of fresh chorizo and beans with corn or flour tortillas, buttermilk biscuits with country sausage gravy, or luscious banana nut pancakes. For lunch, warm your soul with one of their hearty soups, especially the meatball or chicken tortilla.
JRDN at TOWER23 Taps Danilo “DJ” Tangalin as New Executive Chef
Eat.Drink.Sleep is pleased to announce the appointment of Danilo “DJ” Tangalin as Executive Chef of JRDN at TOWER23 Hotel. Tangalin will oversee the chic beachfront restaurant known for its fresh take on California cuisine in a modern and elegant atmosphere.
WINE & DINE WITH ANOTHER EDITION OF SAMMY’S SOCIAL CLUB AT SAMMY’S WOODFIRED PIZZA & GRILL
Sammy’s Woodfired Pizza & Grill, located at 12925 El Camino Real, will host Sammy’s Social Club beginning at 7 p.m. on Thursday, June 25. The dinner will highlight different wine varietals from Ironstone Vineyards located in the heart of the Sierra Foothills in California’s scenic Gold Rush Country.
Sammy’s Social Club will offer a four-course wine pairing dinner priced at $45 per person. The meal will begin with a chilled roasted vegetable salad mixed with organic spinach, fresh mozzarella, edamame, artichokes, yellow tomatoes, red bell peppers, red onions, fresh organic basil, lemon, balsamic vinegar and extra-virgin olive oil, paired with a glass of Ironstone Chardonnay.
The second course will feature Sammy’s artisan thin crust pizza topped with smoked bacon, raclette and fingerling potatoes and served with a glass of Ironstone Cabernet Sauvignon. A flat iron steak served with herb-roasted fingerling potatoes, asparagus and tomatoes paired with a glass of Ironstone Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon will follow as the third course.
North Park is rolling out the sudsy red carpet for the National Homebrewers Conference, which is taking place this year in San Diego from June 11-13. Dozens of North Park’s beer-centric hotspots including Waypoint Public, Tiger! Tiger!, Hess Brewing, and Toronado will beckon to visiting homebrewers from around the U.S. and local beer lovers alike with a unique and exciting lineup of pre-conference events — including a Mobile Brew Hop, a special edition Taste of North Park walk-about, and the main event, a high-profile beer pairing dinner at Waypoint Public with Ballast Point, showcasing Ballast’s progression from homebrewer to their current empire.
Loews Coronado Bay Resort has the room you need!
Rooms Renovation Completes Hotel’s Multi-Year and Multi-Million Dollar Transformation
Loews Coronado Bay Resort debuted all new guestrooms completing a multi-million dollar redesign that encompassed the lobby, restaurants, public spaces, meeting space, corridors and guestroom bathrooms. Taking full advantage of the resort’s waterfront location, the new design artfully combines San Diego’s sun and surf with the casual elegance of an oceanfront home.