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    October 28, 2014

    Boca's La Ferme Introduces New Craft Cocktail Menu

    "James is one of the most talented mixologists we have ever worked with," says La Ferme's owner Bobby Shapiro in his latest news release. "Owning Flex Mussels in Manhattan and a number of other restaurants over the years, we've worked with quite a few mixologists, and James' cocktails are well worth ... More >>

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    December 5, 2013
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    June 28, 2012

    Watch Andrew Zimmern Play Great Balls of Rapid Fire (Video)

    The best thing about Bravo television might be Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen. Even if you're not into botoxed bitches justifying their incredibly bad behavior, there's usually something for everybody....interactive drinking games, celebrity gossip, and some damn fine rapid-fire Q&A ses ... More >>

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    November 9, 2011

    Top Chef's Gail Simmons: I'm Mary Ann; Padma Is Ginger

    BravoGail Simmons uses a Gilligan's Island reference.​Top Chef judge Gail Simmons is writing a memoir.According to AdWeek, the 35-year-old chef, food writer, and Bravo celebrity wanted to tell her story of how she became a judge and host on two of Bravo's most popular shows.Of course, that's not a ... More >>

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    October 2, 2011

    Top Chef Texas: Padma, Pee-wee, and the Alamo (Video)

    ​Top Chef season nine is coming to Bravo, and this time, we're in for beef, beef, beef as the cheftestants battle their way through the Lone Star State. Top Chef Texas promises to be more than "big hat, no cattle," from the look of the promo, in which we're promised 29 (!!!) cheftestants, Padma i ... More >>

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    August 2, 2011

    Bravo's New Cooking Show Around The World in 80 Plates

    NBC Universal Padma Lakshmi's not set to host Bravo's new show - we just like to look at her in lingere​For those of you not satisfied with Bravo's selection of food shows, of which Top Chef, Top Chef Masters, Top Chef Just Desserts and Rocco's Dinner Party comes to mind, the people at the ... More >>

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    July 14, 2011
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    June 7, 2011

    Top Chef's Padma Lakshmi Gets a Dance Remix

    Top Chef's Padma Lakshmi's Remix - we dare you to not dance!​When we first saw this video, mixed by Bravo for Top Chef's hot host Padma Lakshmi, we knew we had to share it with our readers - if only to try to get the tune out of our heads by passing it on to someone else.  Entitled "Pa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 26, 2011

    Top Chef Tour Coming to Fort Lauderdale, Miami

    The Top Chef Tour is coming to South Florida​Top Chef, the reality cooking competition that turned the likes of Fabio Viviani, Carla Hall, Spike Mendelsohn and Brian Voltaggio into celebrities, is a weekly guilty pleasure for most of us. Sure, we can eat in the cheftestants' restaurants (a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 17, 2011

    Top Chef's Carla Hall Wants You To Win $10,000 By Creating New Cat Food Recipe

    Carla Hall cooking for cats.​Top Chef''s Carla Hall has a new gig (hint: it's not cooking for humans). Carla, the loveable contestant best known for putting "love" into her dishes on Bravo's reality show, is the new spokesperson for Fancy Feast cat food. In a video, Hall invites peopl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 6, 2011

    Go 'Pinot Polar' with NYC Housewife Ramona Singer in North Palm Beach​Get ready to go "pinot polar" with Ramona Singer, one of Bravo's Real Housewives of New York City, who will be in North Palm Beach today promoting her new signature wine.Dubbed simply "Ramona Singer Pinot Grigio," the happening housewife will be in town to celebrate the distrib ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 21, 2011

    Top Chef Masters Recap: Gettin' Squirmy With It

    NBC/Universal​Bravo's Top Chef has (mostly) been a beacon of light in the dimly lit world of reality television. On Top Chef people are smart and driven and even though there are sharp knives and open flames, no one has been stabbed or set on fire purposely. Though some past chall ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2011

    Top Chef All-Star Sells Cookies Online​If you've ever watched Top Chef and thought, "Damn, that looks gooood! Wish I could try it!"  then your prayers have been answered! Top Chef All-Star and shoo-in for fan favorite this season, Carla Hall, now sells a little taste of Top Chef via her D.C.-based catering company,&nbs ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2011

    Women's History Month: Five Female Celebrity Chefs That You Love or Love to Hate​March is Women's History Month! As it winds down, what better way to celebrate than by sharpening our claws on the female celebrity chefs that we love? ... or love to hate. 

  • Blogs

    February 28, 2011

    South Beach Wine & Food Festival's Grand Tasting Village: Bring on the Celebrity Chefs

    All photos by Laine Doss Anthony Bourdain brought the wheel of death.​Once a year, South Beach turns into the ultimate playground for adults. Filled with shows, food, and fun, it's basically Disney World for grownups. At the Grand Tasting Village, guests are given a Waterford Crystal glass ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 21, 2011

    Top Chef's Padma Lakshmi Gets Harrassed by Muppets

    NBC Universal Padma likes her ribs​Top Chef hostess and hottie, Padma Lakshmi, has shared the Top Chef kitchen with many guest judges including Anthony Bourdain, Ted Allen, Rocco DiSpirito and Michelle Bernstein. Occasionally, the guest judge will be a celebrity or something annoying, like ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 6, 2011

    Top Chef Recap: A Tom Colicchio Smackdown (He Is So Hot)

    NBC Universal Tom Colicchio​Top Chef is probably Bravo's last and only foray into "real" reality television. For eight seasons we've gotten to enjoy the drama of cooking rather than drunken behavior, screaming matches and random hookups (though the show has had its fair share of all t ... More >>

  • Film

    December 30, 2010
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    November 29, 2010

    Palm Beach Food and Wine Festival Features Throwdown With "Top Chef"'s Howard Kleinberg

    ​The 4th Annual Palm Beach Food and Wine Festival, sponsored by Creekstone Farms, is coming December 7. This event is slated to have tastings from the best and most exclusive restaurants in Palm Beach.A highlight of the event will be the "Grand Chef Throwdown" where the two most popular applican ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 25, 2010

    The List: 13 Things Foodies Should Be Thankful For

    ​Thursday, November 25, is, of course, Thanksgiving Day. It's a day for Americans from coast to coast to gather family and friends and, in the spirit of the holiday, watch interminable football games between two pathetic teams of losers who couldn't beat their own grandmother with a tire iron. Tha ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 9, 2010

    Make These Winning Top Chef Banana Fritters at Home

    ​Last night's episode of Top Chef that took place in Singapore was easily the best of the season. It featured a series of stunning looking dishes from all four remaining cheftestants that were cooked in a backdrop full of beauty and culture. Everything looked so tasty, it made me want to hop a fli ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 19, 2010

    The Top Chef Interview With Kenny Gilbert, Part 2

    ​In the first part to our interview with the star of Bravo's latest season of Top Chef, Kenny Gilbert, we spoke to the chef about what it was like to live in the house and cook on the award-winning show. Today, we dish with Kenny on his appointment as executive chef at the PGA National Resort & ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2009

    Top Chef 7 Florida Casting, In Pictures

    Jacob KatelProspective Top Chef contestants shoot the shit while they wait their turn to see the casting director.​Top Chef 7 is officially on its way to your signal box, and Magical Elves, the production company behind the hit Bravo series, was in Miami on Sunday looking for talent. Prospective ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2009

    Anatomy of a Bad Meal at Latitudes Beach Cafe

    John LinnMiso sea bass at Latitudes: Oh, the humanity.​Last week I checked out Ron Duprat's restaurant in the Hollywood Beach Marriott, Latitudes Beach Cafe. I high hopes for Duprat's food after catching the Haitian-born chef on this season of the Bravo series Top Chef, even if longtime critic Gai ... More >>

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    August 27, 2009

    Ron Duprat's Top Chef Recap Episode One

    ​Episode two of the new Top Chef Las Vegas premiered last night, which means we've seen Hollywood Beach Marriott Executive Chef Ron Duprat twice now on the program. Each week, we're going to recap what happened to the Haitian native Duprat on the show -- and maybe point out some funny stuff too. I ... More >>

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    August 4, 2009

    Restaurant News: Top Chef, Bad Karma, Fire & Ice Cream

    Photo by Flickr user Dots Treats CupcakesJust don't order the toasted coconut.​• Fire and ice cream is not a happy marriage, as the folks at Palm Beach's Sprinkles ice cream shop found out last weekend. A kitchen fire gutted the shop, which not only dishes everyone's favorite hot-weather treat b ... More >>

  • Film

    July 23, 2009

    Set to Explode

    As unconventional as the warfare it depicts, The Hurt Locker is a ticking time bomb of a movie.

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    February 20, 2009

    Housewife-for-TV Sizes Up Real Housewives of Boca Raton

    Bethenny Frankel is the token single working gal on the Bravo reality TV show The Real Housewives of New York City. She's also a Pinecrest Prep alum and onetime resident of Boca Raton. Today, Frankel will rub elbows with some of the real housewives of Boca Raton. Frankel, a natural-foods chef,& ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 15, 2008

    An Interview With Ted Allen

    C. StilesNectar Lounge at the Seminole Casino Coconut Creek was host to the Christmas-ey dessert party, Sweet Dreams, this weekend. The event featured a huge spread of sugary cakes, candies, flash-frozen ice cream, and dessert sushi, which you can check out by viewing our slide show. But it also fea ... More >>

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    November 12, 2008
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    October 2, 2008
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    September 4, 2008
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    October 3, 2007
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    July 26, 2007

    Light Dining

    No Reservations is sweet and savory fare. Without the foam.

  • Dining

    November 9, 2006

    The Television Hi-Life

    Carlos Fernandez may flop on Top Chef, but his restaurant usually holds up.

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    July 14, 2005