Tequila Fest will feature premium and unique brands that lovers of the agave spirit will enjoy, as well as bites from top-floor dining spot Cusp’s chef, Donald Lockhart. In addition to the tastes, guests can enjoy music, prizes and cocktails from bartender manager Nate Howell.
Tickets are $10 at the door, which will get guests a passport to taste all of the fine agave present. A completed passport will enter guests into the Tequila Fest drawing, where prizes include unique bottles of booze, swag and more.
Agave list for Tequila Fest 2014:
Hiatus Lounge is located at Hotel La Jolla at 7955 La Jolla Shores Drive. For more information, visit CuspRestaurant.com or call (858) 551-3620.
Also, don’t forget Cusp and Hiatus are celebrating their first anniversary on Sept. 14 with a two-part soirée starting at 5 p.m.
Café Japengo, awarded a Gold Medallion for Best Sushi in San Diego 2013, has introduced a bento box-lunch special available weekdays from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The box incorporates items like:
4-piece California roll
3-piece sashimi (tuna, salmon, yellowtail)
Mixed greens salad with a palm-sugar vinaigrette
4-piece tempura (3 vegetable, 1 shrimp)
2-piece skewered beef yakitori (marinated with sweet soy and grilled with garlic black bean sauce)
Vegetable udon noodle stir-fry with teriyaki sauce
Café Japengo is located at 8960 University Center Lane. For more information, call (858) 450-3355 or visit cafejapengo.com.