Dec 31, 2010

New Year's eve Block Party @OC Fair


OC Fair encouraged everyone to behave responsibly

These street walkers were roaming the OC Fair

New truck: The Yummy One
Bulgogi rice wrap
 
Another new truck visiting the OC: Streets of Thailand
Chicken Pad thai
Eggroll
Bacon wrap dates from Barcelona
Sweet potato fries from Barcelona
Spicy tuna roll from Rolling Sushi
Berry Lychee from The OC Food Truck

My evening started off at the Ducks game and ended at the OC Fair for the Block Party.

Over 25 food trucks were at the event, cover bands playing music from the 70's, 80's, 90's & today, and a ferris wheel and sling shot.

Most of the trucks were from OC, so Martin & I tried to get food from places we have not tried.

Our first stop was the Yummy One (@the_yummy_one) and we had the Bulgogi Rice Wrap. The next truck we tried was the Streets of Thailand (@streetsofthai) which we shared a Chicken Pad Thai and an egg roll.

Most of the trucks were busy, so we picked up an item from a few more trucks like: Bacon wrapped dates & Sweet potato fries from Barcelona on the go, a Spicy tuna handroll from Rolling sushi van, and a Berry Lychee drink from the OC Food truck.

Overall, a successful evening. I wish we could have eaten from all the truck, but we did not want to end 2010 with a stomach ache from over indulging.

Oh, the Anaheim Ducks DID beat the Philadelphia Flyers, 5 to 2!
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Gourmet Food Trucks featured in OCEA newsletter

Cover of the OCEA newsletter
 
Photo of the Dos Chino's bolsa taco
Piaggio on Wheels feeding hungry customers

On December 3, five food trucks: @Piaggioonwheels, @Crepesbonaparte, @shortstopbbq, @tropshaveice & @doschinos were at Orange County Employee Association (OCEA) to help with a food drive. If the photos are not clear, try www.oceamember.org
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Dec 29, 2010

Irvine: Piaggio, Oh For Sweets Sake, The Lime Truck,

Champagne chicken mac n cheese by Piaggio
Cookies n Cream/ Sweet potato cupcakes from Oh For Sweets Sake
Harvest Grilled Cheese by The Lime Truck
Gnochi from The Lime Truck
Crunchy roll/ Tuna roll from Rolling Sushi Truck
Sloppy Joe Slider from Chomp Chomp Nation truck
Karen and I started out our afternoon at the Teller lot and ordered the Champagne chicken mac & cheese from Piaggio, and cupcakes from Ohforsweetssake.

After a day of shopping we met Martin at the Irvine Lanes for dinner. Karen ordered the gnocchi, and I ordered the Harvest grilled cheese (made with pork & pear compote) from the Lime truck, and picked up some hand rolls from Rolling sushi van.

Martin went to the Chomp chomp truck and got the Sloppy Joe slider.
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Dec 28, 2010

Los Alamitos: The Lime Truck, Taco Dawg, Oh For Sweets Sake

Ghetto Hangar Steak from The Lime Truck
Gnocchi
Grape Basil Lime aid from The Lime Truck
Jane's Addiction quesadilla from The Lime Truck
Big Mama tacos from The Taco Dawg
Oh for Sweets Sake Cupcakes
Maple Bacon, 50-50, Almond Joy
The clock is ticking as the year is coming to an end. The Lime Truck said this could be one of the last service, and the foodies came out to Los Alamitos.

Linda and I ordered the Gnocchi, the Hangar Steak & a lime aid from The Lime truck. Karen got the Jane's Addiction quesadilla, also from Lime. Martin went to The Taco Dawg and got the Big Mama tacos and cupcakes from Oh For Sweets Sake.
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Santa Ana: Dos Chinos, The OC Food Truck, Dan dan bbq, Tropical Shave ice

Mi Amore from the OC Food Truck
Aloe Berry from the OC Food Truck
Chicken Taco from Dos Chinos
the Bolsa pork belly taco from Dos Chinos
Korean bbq rib taco from DanDan BBQ
Shave Ice... yummy
I had a dental appointment and was near the Santa Ana "Mini Tour Tuesday" stop. Martin was getting his hair cut and met me at Sycamore & 3rd.

Martin went to the OC Food Truck and ordered the "it's amour" sandwich, which I think is made with chicken, and paired it with an Aloe Berry drink. He also went to Dos Chinos and got the chicken taco.

I also went to Dos Chinos and ordered their Bolsa pork belly taco, and went to Dan Dan for their Korean Rib taco. For dessert, I had my shave ice.
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