by Brian |
May 17, 2009 · 8:05 pm
Did you know that there are like 80 billion festivals in California every year? Enough festivals to have one per person, per day, for about a century. But what makes the California Strawberry Festival so special that EatMeCalifornia would do a whole post on it? Not much, really. Mikey and I just needed to get out. Plus, I was upset that Mikey didn’t take me antiquing on the way home from SF last weekend.
California Strawberry Festival – In an undisclosed location near the University of Oxnard (Oxnard College)
(not as gay as it seems, yet still relatively gay)
As always, when considering an event Mikey and I ask one small but crucial question. Will there be booze? The answer in this case is a resounding YES. They had strawberry beer, (which was quite nice) strawberry margaritas, strawberry wine, strawberry champagne and a whole lot of other stuff. I would tell you about all of it, but I don’t wanna sound like that retard from Forrest Gump. That guy was retarded, right?
Anyway… Booze? Check. Food? Oh hells yeah! Here are a couple of the delicacies that we sampled on this fine Oxnardian day: Continue reading →
Filed under Oxnard, Ventura County
Tagged as Antiquing, BBQ, BBQ Pork, Beer, California Strawberry Festival, Fair Food, Free Glass, garlic fries, Hot Links, Kettle Corn, Meat on a Stick, strawberries, strawberry beer, strawberry festival, Trent
by Mikey |
April 23, 2009 · 6:53 pm
My son, being the brainiac he is, won an award at his school for all-around academics, finally justifying the, “My son will buy and sell your honor student”, bumper sticker I have on my car. They gave him a nifty certificate and a free dinner at Red Robin in the Pacific View Mall. Naturally I took this chance to review Red Robin; a place I wouldn’t normally go into, not because I’m fighting the man and his industry but because to me it’s always been an overrated burger joint. I gotta say I was very pleasantly surprised.
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Filed under Everywhere
Tagged as balsamic, blueberry, bruschetta, Burgers, Charlie Browns, Chicken Burger, ciabatta, garlic fries, Gourmet Burgers, Pear Blossom, provolone, shakes