Taste of South Lake 2012 in Pasadena Star News!

Pasadena Star News, 9/28/12 – Savor the Taste of South Lake at Fourth Annual Food and Wine Festival (view article)

Savor the Taste of South Lake, at South Lake Avenue’s fourth annual food and wine festival, 11am – 4pm, Saturday, Oct. 13.

At the “Taste of South Lake”, guests can enjoy mouth-watering offerings from the restaurants of South Lake Avenue, live performances by local bands, prizes, special live cooking and cocktail demos and a beer and wine garden.  Admission is free.

Special music performances will feature La Santa Cecilia, Jessica Fichot, Quetzal Guerrero and Dustbowl Revival.  And look for special guest appearances by Ann Gentry, creator and founder of Real Food Daily, and Chef Bryant Wigger and Head Bartender Ken Baranda of Trattoria Neapolis.

This free outdoor festival, presented by the South Lake Business Association and co-sponsored by Real Food Daily and Hurst/Harrigan Associates, is held in conjunction with Pasadena’s Art Weekend.  The South Lake Business Association gives special thanks to Corporate Center Pasadena, KCRW 89.9, KOST 103.5, KPCC 89.3, Logix Credit Union, Luther Burbank Savings, National University, OneWest Bank, Pasadena Now, Pasadena Outlook, Pasadena Star News, Pasadena Weekly, Rapture Studio, San Marino Tribune, Universal Protection Service and ZO Skin Health.

Participating businesses include Café 140 South, Celestino Ristorante & Bar, Contessa Chocolate Collection, Corner Bakery Café, Float, Jamba Juice, Lemonade, Logix Credit Union, Magnolia Lounge, Massetti Caffe Mobile, National University, OneWest Bank, Pasadena Chamber of Commerce, Peet’s Coffee & Tea, Real Food Daily, Rubio’s Fresh Mexican Grill, SanSai Japanese Grill, Sharky’s Woodfired Mexican Grill, Souplantation, Starbucks Coffee Company, The Counter, Togo’s Sandwiches, Tokyo Shabu Shabu, Trattoria Neapolis, Universal Protection Service, Wahoo’s Fish Taco, Williams-Sonoma, Wine Detective and ZO Skin Health.

The event will be held at 251 S. Lake Avenue and admission is free.  Free parking is provided by Corporate Center Pasadena.  For more information, please visit or call 626.792.1259.