Now Pouring At 3 Huntington Beach Joints: Orange County Cocktail Week

(Photos courtesy of RA Sushi)

Here in Orange County, gluttony is highly encouraged. On the heels of OC Restaurant Week, the county's master mixologists are stirring and shaking up their liveliest libations in the first-ever OC Cocktail Week. A total of 46 bars and restaurants made the list, three of which are located right here in Huntington Beach: RA Sushi, solita and Zimzala.

Kicking off today, choice handcrafted cocktails paired with select small bites will grace their very own menu, appropriately priced at $20.14. All imbibers need to do is arrive thirsty and ask for the OC Cocktail Week menu.

Here's what HB's serving and pouring through Saturday, March 8:

RA SUSHI // Tapas + 2 Cocktails

Choice of two of the following specialty cocktails:

Baby Umami Punch, Dragon Bite, Ginger Blossom, Samurai Cocktail, Sake Sangria, Blushing Geisha, Cucumber Collins, Strawberry Saketini, Shiso Naughty, Mango Martini, Pamatini, Sea Monkey, Nigori Lycheetini, Moshi Mojito, Emperor’s Margarita, Fuzzy Momo Bellini

Choice of one of the following tapas:

Sweet Onion Salmon, Garlic Citrus Yellowtail, Crispy Onion Albacore, Salmon Carpaccio, Seared Tuna

SOLITA // Grande Tableside Shaken Margarita 

For the inaugural OC Cocktail Week, solita will offer a Grande Tableside Shaken Margarita made with Don Julio 1942 for $20.14.  

This margarita is created with 3 ounces of Don Julio 1942, which is distinguished and refined, with a sweet and complex aroma that complements an intriguing range of flavors, including hints of warm oak, pepper and cinnamon for an ultra smooth tequila with astonishing depth and character.

Come unwind in our beautiful indoor/outdoor bar and patio with this beautiful cocktail, warm chips, fresh duros, and our housemade salsas. Go ahead, you deserve it.

ZIMZALA // 2 Cocktails, Small Bite + Entree

Cocktail (pick two)

hot night in mexico // patron/watermelon/lime/house made ghost chili syrup

the beertail // ketel 1 citroen/agave nectar/orange/lemon/mission hefe

caprese mary // square 1 basil vodka/house made bloody mary/mozzarella/ tomato

smoke and mirrors // black grouse scotch/carpano antica/blackberry/amarena cherry

Small Bite (pick 1)

angry mac and cheese // spanish chorizo/serrano/4 cheese fondue

beer cheese pretzels // stone ipa cheddar fondue/house made pretzels

Entrée (pick 1)

stone ipa brat // lobster roll/caramelized onion/stone ipa cheddar fondue/Peruvian blue chips/pickled onions

clam flatbread // parsley basil pesto/grana padano/pine nuts/mascarpone

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