Chef Pop Ups are the new normal at Marina Munch, a waterside food truck park at the English Landing Marina in St. Augustine. On Friday, June 26 from 4 to 9pm, Chef Jody Petronella will take over the Arepa Life food truck, serving an all-Italian menu that includes arancini de pesto (fried polenta balls stuffed with basil and pesto and served with pesto dipping sauce); fried meatballs; and fettuccine with choice of sauce (Best-o Pesto, a basil-pingolli pesto finished with chopped herbs and pistachio OR Sugo Arrabbiata ala Utica, a deep, complex, and spicy sauce from a roasted vegetable trinity, red wine, and tomato). For dessert, you can choose from traditional or lemon cannoli.
Italian themed craft cocktails, beer, and wine will be offered at the pop up and at other special events. The all-new special events Tiki Bar at Marina Munch is catered by Odd Birds Bar. Chef pop ups began on May 22 with Sebastian Sikora, who took over the Arepa Life food truck and created a tasting menu from his family’s eatery, The Black Knight Deli.
Food trucks on the schedule this month include the African Love Kitchen, Arepa Life, El Mariachi Loko Jax, Funkadelic, Weenie Panini, Wingin’ It, Yamo Italian, Frozen Sweets Truck, Mister Softee and Global Island Treasures (retail vendor). Explore the schedule on Facebook.
Marina Munch is managed by Nico Recore, Vera Icon Productions LLC. To inquire about becoming a vendor, please email [email protected] Marina Munch is a new waterside food truck park in St. Augustine, open daily from 11am to 8pm, featuring the area’s most-loved food trucks, vendors, and an events Tiki Bar. Outdoor seating is available with a waterfront view at the English Landing Marina, located at 509 S. Ponce de Leon Boulevard in St. Augustine.
Learn more about Marina Munch and the culinary pop-up events by visiting www.facebook.com/Marina-Munch-100726548214164.