25th Silver Anniversary
Taste of the Triangle!
Friday, May 3, 2019, 7 pm to 10 pm, at the fabulous PIRCH Showroom in the Westfield UTC mall.
The VIP Reception featured specially selected wine and food pairings from 6 – 7 pm.
- General – $65 at the door
- UC School Staff – $40 at the door
- VIP Donors – Have you donated $500 or more to EdUCate! this school year? You are eligible to attend the VIP reception and to receive two (2) complimentary tickets to the Taste of the Triangle.
- Restaurant Tastes – Restaurants and chefs from in and around the Golden Triangle brought their dishes to taste.
- Beverages – Each ticket included one voucher for beer, wine or soda. Additional drinks were for purchase.
- Trivial Pursuit – We had our 25 year UC Trivial Pursuit Game running throughout the evening.
- Silent Auction – Bidding was done on the silent auction at the event. Auction items were previewed and bid on online before the event until May 1, 9 pm. Participants selected ‘Buy It Now’ and it was theirs! Exclusive items were only available for bidding at the event.
- VIP Reception – Donors who had donated a total of $500 or more to EdUCate! within the school year were eligible to attend the VIP reception and receive two (2) complimentary tickets to Taste. They enjoyed wine and selected food pairings. Ahi Sushi & Grill provided tasty bites!
- Sponsor a Teacher – At the original time of this posting ALL teachers requesting sponsorship to attend were sponsored by an anonymous donor!
- AAharn Thai, Sprouts Center, University City
Chicken Satay and Tofu Hot Basil
- Amardeen, Lebanese & Mediterranean Cuisine, Renaissance Center
A Variety of Savory Pastries of Beef, Cheese, and Spinach
- California Pizza Kitchen, La Jolla
Chicken Tequila Fettuccine, BBQ Chopped Salad
- Corner Bakery Cafe, UTC
Lemon Chicken Orzo, Chicken Noodle and Cheddar Broccoli Soups
- Crossroads Deli, Crossroads Complex, and Windansea Deli Provisions
Al’s Famous Turkey Club Sandwich Skewers, Nelly’s House-made Hummus & Pita Chips, Chocolate Raspberry Dessert Hummus & Fruit Bites
- Eureka!, UTC
Lightly Fried Cauliflower Bites Topped with Bonito Flakes & House-made Garlic Aioli on the side, Pork Osso Buco Riblets with House-made Spicy Firecracker Aioli on the side
- Farmer’s Table, Bay Park
Lamb Meatballs and Burnt Carrot Salad
- The French Gourmet, Pacific Beach
Lemon Nutella Tartlet and Chocolate Tart Mini Desserts
- Great Maple, UTC
Truffle Deviled Eggs with Parmesan Lace
- Lorna’s Italian Kitchen, VONS Center, University City
Gnocchi Salsa Rosa
- Outcast Grill, Governor @ Regents, University City
- P.F. Chang’s, La Jolla
Chang’s Spicy Chicken
- Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery, La Jolla
Classic Mac n’ Cheese
- Snooze A.M. Eatery, La Jolla
OMG! French Toast
- Vitality Bowls, Renaissance Center
Thank You to Our Sponsors!
Special Thanks to the County of San Diego Board of Supervisors
All proceeds benefit the five University City public schools.
Interested in sponsoring the event? See Sponsorships.
Or interested in being in our restaurant lineup or donating to our silent auction? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.