It’s Your OC Weekly Decadence 2018 Complete Dining Guide (and Then Some)

 

With barely a week left before we celebrate all things Decadence, we’re taking this opportunity to remind you of all the eats and drinks you can look forward to. Did you say you don’t have a ticket yet? Then head over to Eventbrite and score one now! Note: All confirmed participants are subject to change.

Check out our EATS (plus a couple of sips) lineup, with teaser descriptions:

Bluegold

Bosscat Kitchen & Libations – 12-hour beef short rib, with fried onions and potatoes. Plus, Utilizing Southern Comfort in their cocktails.

Chelas Mexican Grill Beer battered fish tacos and carrot cake bites

Crazy Creole Cafe – Jambalaya

El Mercado Modern Cuisine –  Find them in VIP sampling high end Pisco and Mezcal cocktails. Also a sponsor!

Hi-Times Wine Cellar – White, red and sparkling wines – Also a sponsor!

Hive & Honey Rooftop Bar – Utilizing Southern Comfort in their cocktails. Plus cauliflower mac ‘n cheese; golden beet, quinoa, ricotta salad; guacamole, shrimp and candy bacon.

Laguna Beach Beer Co.

Lasher’s Kitchen – Cranberry glazed meatloaf with demi glace gravy

LSXO

Luna Olivo – Artisan olive oils – Also a sponsor!

Mozambique Restaurant & Live Entertainment – Vegetable curry and peri peri chicken pops

North Shore Poke Co. – Poke!

NuVu Asian Taste

Paderia Bakehouse – Banana pudding

Panini Kabob Grill – Chicken kabob, koobideh kabob, hummus and rice

Rollin’ Creamery – Thai-style rolled ice cream

SOCIAL Costa Mesa – Utilizing Southern Comfort in their cocktails

Sweet Dixie Kitchen – Caramel bourbon bread pudding with mascarpone cream, and jalapeno waffle bites

Ten Asian Bistro

Texas de Brazil – Flank steak, horseradish mashed potatoes and chimichurri sauce

The Cut (just added!) Braised brisket toast with smoked mozzarella and cilantro chimichurri

The Pie Hole – Sweet pies

The Pizza Press – Signature pizzas

Tower 48

Trevor’s at the Tracks – Utilizing Southern Comfort in their cocktails

Wursthaus – Sausage!

 

Shout out to our many sponsors who will be there:

Angry Orchard Rose – Look out for their rose orchard

Best Framing

Blum – A medicinal marijuana (MMJ) product – Visit their “Blum Bungalow”

CORE Hydration – Chill in the CORE LOUNGE

Honest Tea

Hubert’s Lemonade

Pearl Vodka – Bartender Holly Tripp of The Blind Rabbit (ex Vacation Bar DTSA) will be pouring a Kettle Korn-inspired vodka cocktail.

Sam Adams ’76 – Visit their branded air stream “Happier Trailer”!

Sazerac – Check out their New Orleans-style lounge.

Southern Comfort – Celebrating National Bourbon Month

Truly Sparkling

 

A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Alzheimer’s Association, Orange County Chapter.

OC Weekly Decadence 2018 will be held at Segerstrom Center for the Arts on Friday, September 21, from 7-10 p.m. (VIP enters at 6 p.m.).

A contributing writer for OC Weekly, Anne Marie freelances for multiple online and print publications, and guest judges for culinary competitions. A Bay Area transplant, she graduated with a degree in Hospitality Management from Cal Poly Pomona. Find her on Instagram as brekkiefan.

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