Press Release




The Grill at Torrey Pines Welcomes
Acoustic Ales Brewing Experiment

Craft Beer Dinner Pairs Local Brews with Seasonal Cuisine

March 2013

Craft beer aficionados will again have the opportunity to raise a glass of local brew while they sample dishes created exclusively for the experience at the Acoustic Ales Brewing Experiment Craft Beer Dinner hosted by The Grill at Torrey Pines. Award-winning Executive Chef Daniel Boling partners with one of San Diego’s newest breweries on Wednesday, March 27 for this popular culinary event. Beers ranging from Belgian favorites to seasonal brews will be paired with culinary creations that complement each beer selection.

Dinner Schedule & Menu

6:30pm Reception
Coconut-Crusted Local Seabass,

Curried Lentil Salad: paired with “Passion Pils” Session Pils

7:00pm First Course
Shrimp and Grits,
Anson Mills White Grits, White Cheddar, Tasso Ham, Crispy Kale: paired with “Tush” Double Dry Hopped Session IPA

Second Course
Jamaican Jerk Chicken Thigh,
Beer Braised Cabbage, Roasted Young Carrots, Pickled Kumquats: Paired with “Mad Dub” Unfiltered Belgium Brown Ale

Third Course
Slow Roasted Leg of Lamb,
Mole Negro, Banana Leaf, Oatmeal Tamale: paired with “Unplugged” Oatmeal Stout

Dessert
Almond Milk Panna Cotta,
Apple Butter, Honey Almond Granola: paired with “The Groupie” Unfiltered Strong Belgium Blond

The cost of The Grill’s Brewers Dinners includes the special craft beers, dinner, tax and gratuity, and valet parking. Cost is $75 per person and reservations can be made by calling 858.777.6645 or on The Lodge at Torrey Pines.