Taste of South Pasadena | A Beautiful Blend of Culinary Creations

The annual city-wide event brought numerous residents and out-of-towners to sample the wide variety of tasty treats

PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club's Taste of South Pasadena 2019

South Pasadena may be a small town, but by no means should it be underestimated when it comes to the wide variety of cuisine that it offers.

The 8th annual Taste of South Pasadena, presented by the Rotary Club, saw a record breaking attendance and unprecedented 35 participating restaurants and businesses, breaking an all-time record thus far.

PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019

Hundreds flocked to the city from all over Southern California, some traveling from as distant as Orange County and Simi Valley.

PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019

With a VIP wine tasting to kick off the event, put on by The Garagiste Festival, citizens proceeded to traverse the town with sense of discovery, possibly finding hidden gems nestled within the city limits.

PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019

The Taste also featured newer additions to the town’s fare, including Jones Coffee Roasters, the X20 Cafe, and KJ Korean Tofu and BBQ.

Other South Pasadenan classics participated as well with Gus’s BBQ, Mamma’s Brick Oven Pizza & Pasta, and Fair Oaks Pharmacy.

PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019

However one wanted to spend their night, the town was their oyster – so to speak – to mix and match their 3-course (or 35 course) meal.

PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019

 

PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019

 

PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019
PHOTO: Eric Fabbro | SouthPasadenan.com News | The Rotary Club’s Taste of South Pasadena 2019

 

Eric Fabbro
Eric Fabbro is a South Pasadenan whose family goes back to the 1950's. He graduated SPHS 2008, and Art Center College of Design in 2014. His versatile skill-set includes illustration, digital media, graphic design & photography. Eric is the in-house illustrator for The South Pasadenan, and the creator of our South Pasadenan icon logo. His work has been shown in galleries throughout the Los Angeles area.

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