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Hot Happenings: June 2-6

Hot Happenings: June 2-6
June is finally here and we have some tempting events lined up for you. It’s time for Palm Beach restaurant week to kick off, and Coral Gable’s is not far behind. From dining out to a bridal extravaganza, there’s something that is sure to strike your fancy. Spinach Salad at Four Seasons From...
June 2nd, 2010 | South Florida | Read More

Tempting Summer Menus

Tempting Summer Menus
Memorial Day marks the beginning of summer and local restaurants are jumping on board by offering some great dining deals. Most are for 3-course prix fixe menus. Be sure to check the individual deals for the exact days and times when the menus are available. Here are some of our favorites: Photo taken...
June 1st, 2010 | South Florida | Read More

Happy Memorial Day

Happy Memorial Day
A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself. -Joseph Campbell On this Memorial Day, spend time to honor all the men and women who have sacrificed their lives to protect our country’s freedom, and to all of our current troops who continue to protect us. Photo...
May 31st, 2010 | South Florida | Read More

First Look at Zuma

First Look at Zuma
The much awaited Zuma opened up last week to curious and hungry restaurant-goers. Located on the ground floor of EPIC Hotel & Residences, this London transplant, brings modern Japanese cuisine to downtown Miami. Once you walk inside, you will notice the clean, sleek lines; the gorgeous view of the...
May 30th, 2010 | South Florida | Read More

Free Saltwater Fishing this Weekend and Next

Free Saltwater Fishing this Weekend and Next
Whip out those fishing poles, it’s time to head out to sea. Fishing in Florida is safe and there’s no reason to stay away from our surrounding waters. It’s time to take advantage of the reason you live in the fishing capital of the world, and spend the weekend on the water. Whether...
May 28th, 2010 | South Florida | Read More

Try a Flavor Built Burger at Checkers

Try a Flavor Built Burger at Checkers
Are you usually the first to try out new things, or do you wait to get the approval that something is worth spending your money on? There’s something about being in the test market that intrigues me and makes me eager to share my opinion. That’s why it’s exciting to live in a place...
May 26th, 2010 | South Florida | Read More

Hot Happenings: Week of May 24

Hot Happenings: Week of May 24
From wine tastings to restaurant openings to healthy dining options, take your pick on our favorite must-do activities for this upcoming week. Spicy yellowtail at ZUMA Monday, May 24: I was lucky enough to be invited to ZUMA last week for a sneak peek at London’s award winning restaurant, and today...
May 24th, 2010 | South Florida | Read More

Get Hungry, It’s Almost Time for Coral Gables Restaurant Week

Get Hungry, It’s Almost Time for Coral Gables Restaurant Week
Hello Summer! Hello discount dining! With summer quickly approaching, local restaurants are jumping on the summer menu bandwagon, making it a little too easy to dine out every night of the week. One city in particular should be your focus in June, as it is time for Coral Gable Restaurant Week (or week...
May 22nd, 2010 | South Florida | Read More

Celebrate American Craft Beer Week

Celebrate American Craft Beer Week
Beer lovers, craft brewers — it’s time to rejoice! This week (May 17-23) it’s American Craft Beer Week. So, go ahead, crack open another beer — it’s all in celebration for American Craft Beer Week. In cities across the country, beer tastings, brewery tours and toasting is...
May 21st, 2010 | South Florida | Read More

Hot Happenings: Week of May 18

Hot Happenings: Week of May 18
The weekend gets tasty again with a collection of sumptuous food and wine events that will have you calling for more. From Delray Beach transforming to a chic and trendy South Beach environment to Bourbon Steak launching their market menu, get ready to sit back, relax and indulge in some gourmet treats. Duck...
May 19th, 2010 | South Florida | Read More

First Look at Mister Milano in Palm Beach Gardens

First Look at Mister Milano in Palm Beach Gardens
It’s been a long time coming — probably over a year now — since this chic, upscale Italian restaurant in the Mirasol Shopping center has been claiming that it would open it’s doors. It finally happened this week, as copious amounts of food, vino and trendsetters filled the brand...
May 15th, 2010 | South Florida | Read More

It’s Time to get a Little Exotic at Exxxotica

It’s Time to get a Little Exotic at Exxxotica
It’s hot! It’s sexy! — It’s Exxxotica, and it’s coming to Miami Beach this weekend. Bringing together the best in the adult entertainment industry, the Miami Beach Convention Center will be filled with everything exotic starting on May 14 for this porn-tastic convention...
May 12th, 2010 | South Florida | Read More

Hot Happenings in South Florida — Week of May 11

Hot Happenings in South Florida — Week of May 11
Thursday, May 13 It’s a party — an anniversary party for RA Sushi in Pembroke Pines. In celebration of their 2-year anniversary, RA Sushi is hosting a luau party on Thursday, May 13 starting at 6:00 p.m. Guests will enjoy food and drinks specials and live entertainment including fire dancers....
May 11th, 2010 | South Florida | Read More

Scott Rothstein’s Estate to be Auctioned Off on June 3

Scott Rothstein’s Estate to be Auctioned Off on June 3
So, maybe you can afford that Lamborghini?! You know you’ve always wanted to show up in a flashy car turning heads wherever you go, but just haven’t had the courage (or the cash, quite frankly) to fork over the dough.  Now is your opportunity to cash in and add that much longed for symbol...
May 10th, 2010 | South Florida | Read More

Happy Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day
Wishing all the mothers in my life and around a very Happy Mother’s Day. Here’s to everything you do. Take the day off, relax and let the world take care of you. Photo Credit: ruurmo @ flickr Tags: mothers day
May 9th, 2010 | South Florida | Read More

The TasteCasting Team Visited Wild Olives Cafe by Todd English

The TasteCasting Team Visited Wild Olives Cafe by Todd English
There’s something about dining with people that love food that makes every TasteCasting event an experience to remember. A sumptuous menu helps too. This past week, the South Florida TasteCasting team gathered together with our appetites to taste our way through the latest Todd English restaurant...
May 8th, 2010 | South Florida | Read More

Hot Happenings: May 6-10

Hot Happenings: May 6-10
It’s time to indulge in gourmet bites, raise a glass to good cheer and pamper yourself with some good-for-you treatments. Here’s a list of our picks for this weekend’s festivities. May 6:  Pamper yourself at Girl’s Night Out in Delray Beach from 6:00-9:00 p.m. on May 6, 2010....
May 6th, 2010 | South Florida | Read More

Happy Cinco de Mayo!

Happy Cinco de Mayo!
Here’s to a Happy Cinco de Mayo! It’s time to fill your glass with an ice cold margarita and whip up a batch of homemade guacamole. To kick it up even more, you might even want to head down to the beach and order yourself a jalapeño margarita from the hip and newly opened neighborhood bar...
May 5th, 2010 | South Florida | Read More

A Month of Fabulous Food and Wine Events

A Month of Fabulous Food and Wine Events
May is packed full of delicious dining events. So now’s the time to hang out with your favorite chefs, stuff yourself silly with the most amazing flavors and live the luxurious life. How many will you be attending? Tuna Salad at Tonino Lamborghini May 5th is the perfect day to kick things off this...
May 2nd, 2010 | South Florida | Read More

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in South Florida

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in South Florida
There’s never a bad time to have a margarita, and now you have another reason to indulge as Cinco de Mayo is right around the corner. Here’s our guide to the happenings in South Florida. Mercadito Test your taste buds with the “Vato Loco” at Mercadito. This tequila-based cocktail...
April 30th, 2010 | South Florida | Read More