Spotlight: July 2019 (Part Two)

Jul 15, 2019

Welcome to the July edition of SABÉ Spotlight, where we take you on a culinary tour and show off some of the finest SABÉ cocktail/food pairings we find. This month, the second part of our journey takes you to The Firkin Pub & Grill, Schooner or Later, Quinn’s Irish Pub & Grill and Harajuku Taproom… Cheers!

1. Firkin Pub & Grill

3411 E Broadway, Long Beach, CA 90803

Nashville Hot Chicken (tender, spicy, marinated chicken battered and deep fried, tossed with firkin hot sauce and coleslaw on a white bun with pickle chips and shoestring fries) w/ SABÉ Cucumber and Soda

Firkin Pub & Grill is a family-owned business run by locals Bruno and Mia. A traditional-style, family-friendly pub with a fresh twist, they combine traditional sports pub fare with fresh vegan and vegetarian options as well. They have a beautiful, private beer garden in the back, tucked away from the street and noise.

2. Schooner or Later

schoonerorlater.com@schoonerorlater241 N Marina Dr, Long Beach, CA 90803

Grilled Chicken Sandwich (grilled chicken breast on grilled sourdough Parmesan with white horseradish, cheddar garnished with lettuce, mayonnaise and avocado w/ sweet potato fries) with SABÉ Jalapeño Bloody Mary

Established in 1985 and family owned and operated on the Long Beach waterfront, Schooner or Later serves breakfast and lunch all day. They are very popular with locals and travelers of all types. “The Mess” is their signature breakfast item, and it was featured on The Food Network’s Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives.

3. Quinn’s Irish Pub & Grill

quinnslongbeach.com@quinnspublb200 Nieto Ave suite a, Long Beach, CA 90803

ABC (Avocado, Bacon, Cheeseburger) Burger w/ avocado, bacon, American cheese, grilled onions, lettuce, tomato and chipotle aioli with sweet potato fries & Quinn’s Gimlet w/ SABÉ Cucumber, Agave and Lime

Quinn’s Irish Pub & Grill is a family-owned business that offers the best craft beer from the rocky mountains to the beaches of southern California along with the best burgers in town. They have 34 rotating draft handles, wine and cocktails that pair perfectly with the food, which is always fresh and never frozen.

4. Harajuku Taproom

hjtaproom.com/@harajukutaproomla4410 Sepulveda Blvd, Culver City, CA 90230

Poke Bowl (Bluefin Tuna, Salmon and Yellowtail over sushi rice with onion, sesame seeds, avocado, tomato, mixed greens, micro-cilantro and ecstasy sauce) w/ SABÉ Jalapeño Bloody Mary

Traditional Izakaya food and culture in Los Angeles, Harajuku Taproom offers a wide variety of small plate dishes, beer, sake and cocktails with a great casual atmosphere.