Allen Susser

  • Blogs

    November 21, 2013

    Last Night's Innovative Kitchen Collaboration With Jamie DeRosa and Paula DaSilva (Photos)

    We write about culinary events all the time. Whether it's an individual dinner, a food festival, or a group of chefs preparing a meal, each one tends to focus on each chef showing off his or her individual style. While we're all about sampling different styles of food in one fell swoop, these sort ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 4, 2013

    Best Chefs America Names South Florida's Finest

    In an age when most people read electronically, Best Chefs America is a bit of a throwback. For now, it's available only in a hardbound edition ($75, available online at, but the recently published book is both beautiful and useful. The book lists nearly 4,700 of the best chefs ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 17, 2011

    Culture of Cuisine: Chef Michael Bennett Writes a Workbook

    Michael BennettChef Michael Bennett writes a workbook ​Michael Bennett isn't content to just sit around on a rare day off from his executive chef job at Bimini Boatyard.  Instead of sunning or fishing, Bennett writes.  With two Caribbean-influenced cookbooks under his belt, In The Land o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 1, 2011

    Formerly Himmarshee Bar & Grille, PL8 Opens Tonight

    ​Owner Dave Nicholas and chef Brandon Whitestone have overseen a "total renovation" of the interior and a revamp of the menu at the space formerly known as Himmarshee Bar & Grille. The restaurant will reopen as PL8 at 5 this evening in what Whitestone calls a "test run." Whitestone says the ch ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 18, 2011

    Atlantic Ocean Club Out in Delray, The Pop Up In... For Now

    ​Just months after it opened with chef Jamie DeRosa at the helm, Atlantic Ocean Club in Delray Beach shut down. According to Twitter, the final service for the "farm-to-table" restaurant came Saturday night, after which the entire staff was let go. The determinate nail in the coffin was posted on ... More >>

  • Dining

    July 7, 2005

    Let's Get Lost

    Six ways to do it in the Keys

  • Dining

    March 22, 2001
  • Dining

    July 16, 1998