Zonin’s Italian Culinary Experience with Eating House Chef Giorgio Rapicavoli

Casa Vinicola Zonin USA kicks off second year of Italian Culinary Experience series with Eating House!  The two-hour food and wine-pairing event is organized and hosted by Casa Vinicola Zonin USA in partnership with Miami Culinary Institute, Italy-America Chamber of Commerce and...
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Dine MIMO: Dinner in the garden with Moonchine’s Asian Menu

When you drive up and down Biscayne Boulevard its usually not a joy ride rather a pseudo expressway to and from home and work.  But for a select few that have been part of the redevelopment the MIMO district and residential neighborhoods on the upper east side, this is now called...
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BEST STEAK FOR THE REAL AFICIONADO

Las Vacas Gordas is one of the best Miami Steakhouses because of the meat they serve. Do not expect your traditional hotel styled hostess greeting you at the front door on open table.  You may even have to pull out your own chair and possibly flag down a waiter or tw...
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AMERICAN THAI BREAKFAST AT MOONCHINE ASIAN BISTRO – BISCAYNE BOULEVARD’S MIMO DISTRICT

MOONCHINE ASIAN BISTRO kicks off  2013 introducing a new American Thai breakfast menu on Saturday and Sundays.  Known for its Japanese, Thai and Vietnamese menu, Moonchine is going more Americana for the neighborhood Saturday breakfast and Sunday brunch seekers.   Now if you want...
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THIS MONTHS TACOS FOR STRENGTH AT MERCADITO (DEC.)

THIS MONTHS TACOS FOR STRENGTH BY CHEF ARI BENDERSKY AT MERCADITO MIDTOWN thai chile marinated grilled shrimp,cucumber-mango slaw, mint, avocado sambal puree, toasted peanuts TACOS FOR STRENGTH benefits SHARE OUR STRENGTH,  a national organization that works hard to make sure no...
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Chef Adrianne Calvo. One more reason to travel West.

Chef Adrianne’s Vineyard Restaurant and Wine Bar This  vineyard restaurant and wine bar is a Miami countryside getaway.  If you are looking for  a classic linen dining experience in an intimate room full of warmth with a menu yet Avant-Garde, this is it.   Chef Adrianne is South...
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MY MEAL WITH JOSE CUERVO

JOSE CUERVO Tequila Pairing Dinner with MERCADITO and Chef Patricio Sandoval  I would like to thank Mercadito and Patricia Diaz of JOSE CUERVO for my own personalized service and dinner table.  My favorite were the TACO DE CARNE and the TRES CITRICOS with Tequila Blanco.  But...
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ITALIAN CULINARY EXPERIENCE BY CASA VINICOLA ZONIN WITH CHEF ANGELO MASSARIN, CHEF NICOLA CARRO & CHEF FABRIZIO CARRO

It has been an honor and a pleasure to have had the opportunity to attend the amazing pairing events of the ITALIAN CULINARY EXPERIENCE this past year.  For this closing and final one we had Chefs Nicola and Fabrizzio Carro from Quattro Gastronomia Italiana and Chef Angelo...
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OCTOBER DESSERTS OF THE MONTH! FIVE STARS FOR FIVE DESSERTS

Every meal needs to be topped off by something sweet.  (Hmmmm Miami Sweet Lovers .com? pause….. Ok, just bought it.  I may just have to go for the sugar on that one.)  So here are my top 5 choices for October 2012.  They each get
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SUNSET HARBOUR’S PUBBELLY IS FUN FOR FOODIES with CHEF JOSE MENDIN

Driving home on a rainy and quiet Alton Road I received a phone call from a friend needing to entertain his buddies visiting from Chicago.  They asked for a quaint space to eat and have a few imports with a cozy bar. I immediately recommended PUBBELLY since it was just a uturn...
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