Taste of the Beach

New date for Taste of the Beach is Sunday September 23rd

13 Eateries Set to Compete at the Taste of the Beach

Please save September 23rd and get ready to taste some great food, enjoy great music and enjoy soft drinks and adult beverages to help The Betty Griffin Center.  This years taste participants are

Amici Italian Restaurant
Black Fly the Restaurant
Dan Murphy’s Irish Pub
Growers Alliance Cafe
Guy Harvey Grill & Grog
Late Risers Food Truck
Mojos Tacos
Obi’s Fillin Station
South Beach Grill
Sunset Grille
The Tides Oyster Company & Grill
Viola’s Pizza Pasta & Seafood

Patrons will purchase tickets for $1.00 each and use those tickets for tastes of food and beverages. Items will cost anywhere between one and 4 tickets each. Restaurants will compete for bragging rights and our 12th anniversary etched glassware awards in these categories; Best Appetizer, Best Entree, Best Dessert, Judges Choice, People’s Choice and Best Decorated Booth. Beer, wine and soft drinks will be available for purchase.

The Civic Association thanks the volunteers from the St Johns Business Network who will again be serving beer & wine for us again this year.

Please Like and follow our event on Facebook at Taste of the Beach St Augustine. If you’d like to volunteer or need more information on the Taste of the Beach please visit our website at www.sabca.org or send an email to our event co-chairs Andrea Samuels and Kim Stone at sabcivic@yahoo.com

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*** 2017 Taste of the Beach winners! ***

BEST APPETIZERS:
1st Place – Blackfly – Seafood Duo – Seared Ahi Tuna & Chili Lime Shrimp in Miso Butter & Soy Reduction
2nd Place – Growers Alliance Coffee Shop – Beet Waldorf Salad
3rd Place – Sunset Grille – Lobster Egg Roll

BEST ENTREES:
1st Place – Sunset Grille – Shrimp & Grits
2nd Place – Blackfly Restaurant – Salmon Togarashi
3rd Place – Viola’s Pizza & Pasta – Crepe Manicotti

BEST DESSERTS:
1st Place – Blackfly Restaurant – Banana Beignet w Bourbon Sauce
2nd Place – Purple Olive – Chocolate Gateau
3rd Place – Amici – Zabaglione

2017 JUDGES’ CHOICE OVERALL:
1st Place – Blackfly Restaurant – Banana Beignet w Bourbon Sauce
2nd Place – Jasper’s Barbeque – Boneless Chicken over Spinach Florentine
3rd Place – Tides Oyster Bar – Chargrilled Oysters

2017 PEOPLES’ CHOICE BEST RESTAURANT:
1st Place – Sunset Grille
2nd Place – Viola’s Pizza, Pasta and Seafood
3rd Place – Blackfly

BEST BOOTH DECOR:
1st Place – Viola’s Pizza, Pasta & Seafood
2nd Place – Amici
3rd Place – Blackfly