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Live Music, Wine Pairings and More

DEL MAR, Calif. (December 12, 2016) – L’Auberge Del Mar’s Executive Chef Nathan Lingle and his crew will be wowing guests with a five-course New Year’s Eve special dinner at KITCHEN 1540 known for its open presentation kitchen, contemporary dining room and inviting outdoor patio with fire pits, cabanas and hanging lanterns. His coastal California menu includes a choice of haute champagnes by the bottle and/or a wine pairing – all from the restaurant’s Wine Spectator award-wining list. L’Auberge Del Mar, will present live music in both KITCHEN 1540 and The Living Room with popular DJ Gabe Vega in The Living Room to welcome 2017 from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.

New Year’s Eve Coastal California Dining at KITCHEN 1540

Saturday, December 31, from 6 to 11 p.m.

For ushering in a sparkling New Year, Executive Chef Nathan Lingle’s gourmet California-inspired holiday menu at KITCHEN 1540 features a raw oyster Amuse with a suggested wine matching of citrusy Henriot Brut Millesime. Then three savory courses with choices plus dessert selections follow with possible wine pairings for a supplemental price. First Course options to be paired with Siduri Russian River Pinot Noir 2014 include Duck Proscuitto with farmer’s market greens, Ricotta Fritters with pickles and Lamb Carpaccio. The wine paring for the Second Course is Keenan Spring Mountain Chardonnay 2014, and choices include Lobster Bisque, Pork Belly and Raviolo with farm egg and truffle. Among the Third Course dishes with a recommended pairing of Tenuta di Arceno Il Fauno Di Arcanum Toscana IGT 2005 are Baja Striped Bass, Iberian Pork and Wagyu Tenderloin – all with creative side accompaniments. To end the feast, guests can delight in Caffé Corretto made with dark chocolate, amaretti, espresso mousse and amaretto ganache or other celebratory confections paired with Chateau La Fleur d’Or Sauternes 2011. And, a local San Diego artist will perform in KITCHEN 1540 from 6 to 11 p.m.

Price for Amuse Bouche, Three Courses and Dessert is $125 per person, $40 supplemental with wine pairings, plus tax and gratuity. For reservations, please call 858-793-6460. 


Live Entertainment in L’Auberge Del Mar’s The Living Room

Saturday, December 31, from 6 p.m. to 1 a.m.

Live music in L’Auberge Del Mar’s The Living Room will kick off the festivities from 6 to 9 p.m., and then DJ Gabe Vega will usher in 2017 in The Living Room from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.


Where:             L’Auberge Del Mar

                        1540 Camino Del Mar

                        Del Mar, CA 92014

                        (858) 259-1515



About L’Auberge Del Mar

Located in the heart of the coastal Southern California village Del Mar, L'Auberge Del Mar overlooks the Pacific Ocean offering a resort experience reminiscent of a private seaside estate. This intimate hotel, presents 121 guest rooms and suites, refreshing dining options, a full service beach house-style 5,000-square-foot spa, a private path for easy beach access, tennis courts, a 24-hour fitness center and a peaceful pool area with leisure and whirl pools. An array of dining and drink selections includes the award-winning KITCHEN 1540, Coastline for waterfront al fresco dining, the lively poolside Bleu Bar for libations and nibbles and The Living Room Bar, a hub for socializing and people watching, serving handcrafted cocktails and tasty appetizers. For more information, please visit


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Marguarite Clark (949) 295-2801


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