Taste of the Mission

Logo Taste of the Mission ColorWe thank you for your presence with us this evening, and we extend our sincere thanks to all of the local restaurants, wineries and breweries represented at this special event. Thanks also to the committee of dedicated parishioners who have worked so well together to make this evening such an enjoyable experience. May God bless us as we share in this joyful gathering!

Fr. Peter M. Escalante, Pastor

Mission San Diego de Alcalá

Our gourmet food and drink provided by these fine establishments:

Cupid’s Catering

Gloria Bautista, (619) 654-1111

The French Gourmet

960 Turquoise Street, San Diego, 92109

Karajan Filipino Food

2220 East Plaza Blvd., Suite A-2, National City, 91950

Longhorn Bar & Grill

6519 Mission Gorge Rd., San Diego, 92120

McGregor’s Grill & Ale House

10475 San Diego Mission Rd., San Diego, 92108

Old Trieste Restaurant

2335 Morena Blvd., San Diego, 92110

Wrangler Family BBQ

901 El Cajon Blvd., El Cajon, 92020

Chicago Brothers Pizzeria

10423 San Diego Mission Road, San Diego, 92108

Espinosa Winery

15360 Bandy Canyon Road, Escondido, 92025

Joe’s Crab Shack

7610 Hazard Center Dr, #703, San Diego, 92108

Lenora Winery

251 Steffy Road, Ramona, 92065

McDougal’s Catering

1165 6th Avenue, San Diego, 92101

Novo Brazil Brewing

901 Lane Avenue, Chula Vista, 91914


9187 Clairemont Mesa Blvd., Suite 7, San Diego, 92123

Additional wines were selected by a sommelier at BevMo.

Music by Mabuhay DJ by Celso Macaspac

These sponsors have generously given to the success of our event.

Underwriting Sponsors

Menard Family Foundation     Tom and Berit Durler     Marie Prisby

Joseph and Annette Fritzenkotter     The Mission Choir     Astrid and Bill Shannon

                  Patricia Schmitzer     Betsy Manchester     Wes and Beverly Hinkle

Blum & Clark      Greg and Linda Hewett      Claire Blum

Dr. Joan Curry      Jerry and Maureen Kelly      Charlie Meyer

Lynn Mooney      Cheryl Doss      Kristi Pieper

These donors of Silent Auction items , Auction Baskets or items for our Baskets have

generously given to the success of our event tonight:

Admiral Baker Golf Course     Sylvia Benitez     Cecil Boyd

John Bueno     The Cheese Cake Factory     Chula Vista Golf Course

Dublin Square Irish Pub & Grille      Diva Beauty Salon      Emiliano’s Mexican Restaurant

Fr. Peter M. Escalante      Kathy and Mel Estey      Fish Market Restaurant

Dr. Roberta Flynn      Harbor House Restaurant      Greg and Linda Hewett

Hornblower Cruises      Joe’s Crab Shack      Julia Legaspi

Harry and Barbara Melkerson      Mission-Aires      Mission Choir

Mission Religious Education      Mission Social Action Committee      Mission Ushers

Mission Wedding Coordinators     North Coast Repertory Theatre    Lolita Pellos

Marlene Ricci     Rubio’s     Stephen and Emma Pearlman

San Diego Air and Space Museum     San Diego Chargers     San Diego Padres

Melanie Seelig     Fr. Bill Springer     Peggy Stolberg

Sunbelt Publications     Sycuan Resort     Troy’s Greek Restaurant

Taste of the Mission Committee

Chair, Sylvia Benitez

Fr. Peter M. Escalante, Fr. Bill Springer, Cheryl Doss, Dolores Flores, Linda Hewett,
Cindy Kodama, Lizette McCullough, Sue McGrath, Emma Pearlman, Cindy Peck, Marlene Ricci,
Melanie Seelig, Peggy Stolberg, Lori Tuller, Lisa Worthington

Special thanks from the Committee to George Lane, Michael Bohy and the

Knights of Columbus Council 9498, the Mission Parish Staff and Mission Maintenance Staff.

A Mission San Diego de Alcalá FUNdraiser to benefit parish religious education

and students attending Catholic schools.

Mission art by Roy Ruiz Clayton