SF: Local Empanada Food Truck Featured at Spring Splash Tasting Event

by MobileFoodNews.com

San Francisco, CA – Mama’s Empanadas, a San Francisco mobile catering truck, will feature their signature Chilean empanadas at the Spring Splash Open House, a wine tasting hosted by Rock Wall Winery in Alameda on April 30 from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. This will be the first year that this truck will be featured at the event, where participants can sample over 75 wines from Rock Wall and other boutique producers including Blacksmith, Carica Wines, Ehrenberg Cellars, Eno, Joseph Garry Cellars, JRE, Mercy Vineyards and R&B Cellars.

“We are very happy that we are able to share our empanadas at Spring Splash,” said Christina of Mama’s Empanadas. “Nothing goes together better than great wine, great music, and great food.”

Mama’s Empanadas will be serving their signature oven-baked gourmet empanadas made with fresh, unique and healthy ingredients with a Mediterranean flair. Savory choices include roasted chicken with red bell peppers, cumin, and pimento stuffed green olives or Niman Ranch Angus ground beef, tomatoes, pepperoncini, onions, garlic, and spicy seasoning blend. They also serve vegetarian empanadas filled with fresh veggies and spices like French-cut green beans, carrots, sweet peas, bell peppers, garlic, onions, and Parmesan cheese. Mama’s also serves a soup of the day and an Italian item of the day.

In addition to enjoying fresh Chilean empanadas, guests may also take part in tours, barrel tasting and live music. Rock Wall will also be releasing a number of new wines, including the 2009 Monte Rosso Reserve Zinfandel, the 2009 ‘Palindrome’ Tannat, the 2009 ‘Obsidian’ Lake County Zin / Petite Sirah blend and the 2010 Lake County Sauvignon Blanc, amongst many others.

Spring Splash will be held at 2301 Monarch Street in Alameda. Tickets can be purchased in advance from rockwallwines.com for $30 (wine club members $25) or $40 at the door.

In addition to Spring Splash, Mama’s Empanadas can be found at Off the Grid events around San Francisco and various Bay Area locations including Marina Parkway in Brisbane, Oyster Point in South San Francisco, on Redwood Shores Parkway and around San Mateo. To find out where Mama’s Empanadas will be on any given day, visit them on Twitter or Facebook.

For more information about Mama’s Empanadas, like them on Facebook at facebook.com/MamasEmpanadasSF or visit them on the web at foodtrucksanfranciscoca.com.

About Mama’s Empanadas-SF:
Mama’s Empanadas-SF is a San Francisco food truck that specializes in oven-baked Chilean empanadas. Their gourmet offerings are all made with fresh, healthy ingredients and bring unique Mediterranean tastes to traditional South American cuisine. They participate in Off the Grid, a gathering of San Francisco mobile catering trucks with weekly events around the city. Mama’s Empanadas-SF serves the cities of Brisbane, San Mateo, San Francisco and South San Francisco; and can be booked for private events throughout the Bay Area.