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Chef vs. Chef: Beer Dinner with Second Chance Beer Co.

3lb Restaurant Groups revolving series, Chef vs. Chef, is back! This time, raining champ, Chef Erik Lobner of Urge Gastropub & Whiskey Bank in Oceanside, is going head to head with challenger, Chef Trevor Chappell of The Barrel Room, and you, our valued guests, get to be the ringside judge. Join us November 29th for a 5 course beer dinner featuring Second Chance Beer Co. Each Chef will pair a dish with one of Second Chance's renowned beers, and our diners will vote which dish offers the better pairing. Six beers, 10 unique dishes, 2 Chefs, 1 Champion.

Dinner will be located at Urge Common House San Marcos, 255 Redel Rd, San Marcos, CA 92078


Glorious Belgian Style Golden Ale


Take Two Brown Ale 

Duck "Carpaccio," Chipotle Cranberry Coulis, Bruleed Gouda, Grilled Bread

Caramelized Onion & Pear Tart, Aged Gouda, Petite Arugula


Legally Red Hoppy Red Ale

Wild Mushroom Risotto, Pancetta Crisp, Sorrel

Pork Belly, Parsnip Puree, Hoisin Vinaigrette, Fried Quail Egg


Tequila Oak Chip & LIme Gose

Shrimp Aquachile, Tomatillo, Avocado, Cumin Chips

Boursin Endive Salad, Roasted Golden Beets, Granny Smith Apples, Citrus Vinaigrette


Tabula Rasa Toasted Porter 

Jambalaya, Blackened Seared Halibut, Andouille Sausage, Long Grain Rice, Lemon Crema

Cocoa Braised Oxtail Ravioli, Combozola Cream Spinach, Pine Nut Gremolata


Seize the Coffee IPA

Persimmon Ginger Chesecake, Fuyu Persimmon Puree, Graham Cracker Crust, Spiced Crema

Spanish Churro, Spiced Sugar, Warm Hazelnut Mocha Chocolate

$75 per guest includes 6 beers, 10 food pairings, and gratuity.