Classic cocktail parties will have a new sparkle this season, when one of San Diego's most beloved neighborhoods serves up a spirited approach to the holiday season. Tasters and toasters alike will indulge in a self-guided walking tour of mouthwatering appetizers and festive beverages on Thursday, December 16, 2010 from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM, at the Hillcrest Taste n' Tinis! Embark on a winter evening of wonderful cuisine from distinguished local chefs, offering an assortment of house specialties from hors d'oeuvres and entrees to delightfully sweet treats. Make your mouth feel merry with a variety of flavors, including spicy Spanish fare, fresh seafood, zesty Italian, classic American and many more delectable dishes. In the midst of the culinary merriment, find warmth indoors by visiting participating retail shops, where you can delight in holiday shopping at Hillcrest’s best boutiques and shops, all-the-while, sipping on exquisite cocktails. Peppermint martinis, creamy eggnog, Candy Cane Cosmopolitans, Scroogedrivers and other tantalizing tastes will be mixed under the mistletoe, since each participating boutique will have its own bartender creating cocktails right in the store. Enjoy the sampling, the shopping, and finding the perfect gift, and leave the rest to us - stop by the will-call booth for complimentary gift-wrapping, to finish your gift with some flare. Hillcrest Taste n' Tinis will be the social event of the season, so don't miss out! Tickets for this savory affaire are $20 in advance and $25 on the day of the event. Participants in the cocktail portion of this event must be 21 years or older and have a valid ID to enter. For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit www.fabuloushillcrest.com or www.mcfarlanepromotions.com, or call 619-233-5008.
Added by McFarlane on September 20, 2010