Taste of the Triangle on April 19 to benefit University City schools in La Jolla/San Diego region

Taste of the Triangle 2013 — “A UC Affair to Remember” — will be an evening of food and fundraising for University City public schools 7-10 p.m. on Friday, April 19. “Taste” returns to The Ida and Cecil Green Faculty Club at UC San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive #121, La Jolla.

Proceeds benefit the five public schools of University City: Curie, Doyle, and Spreckels elementary schools; Standley Middle School; and University City High School.

Brian Barnhorst will again chair the event. More than 20 area restaurants are scheduled to provide samples of their cuisine.

A 6 p.m. VIP reception for EdUCate!’s most generous donors will feature a wine- and-food pairing demonstration by The Marine Room’s Executive Chef Bernard Guillas and sommelier Lisa Redwine, with bites provided by Carriage Trade Catering at the UCSD Faculty Club. The VIP reception is for donors at the $250-or-higher annual level; VIPs must also purchase tickets to Taste of the Triangle.

Live and silent auctions will feature artwork, jewelry and vacation getaways.

The Standley Middle School String Quartet will entertain during registration and the Classic Jazz Trio will play during dinner.

Restaurants scheduled to participate include:
3rd Corner Wine Shop & Bistro
Baskin Robbins – Costa Verde
Bite of Boston
Carriage Trade Catering
Corner Bakery Cafe
Eureka! Burger
Forbidden Yogurt
The French Gourmet
Great Maple
Leucadia Pizzeria and Italian Restaurant
Lorna’s Italian Kitchen
The Marine Room
The Melting Pot
The Palm
Seasons 52
Sushi on the Rock
Tender Greens
UC High School – Culinary Arts Club

Tickets to the Taste of the Triangle are $75 in advance or $85 at the door. Teachers and staff from the five UC schools pay only $50.

For information and to purchase tickets, call (858) 677-0989 or visit uc-educate.org/events/taste/

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