Darryl Moiles

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    October 13, 2014

    South Florida Food and Drink Events This Week: The Ultimate Chef's Dinner, Wine Academy, Bar Trivia, and More

    Around and around we go; today is the start to yet another lovely workweek. Hopefully, you have a bit of a spring in your step from some indulgent weekend activities. If not, don't fret; there are still plenty of events to keep you busy through the next batch of working days. Whether you're looking ... More >>

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    September 30, 2014

    Savor Tonight Hosting Ultimate Chefs Dinner: One Meal, Eight Top Chefs

    Service is important. Atmosphere is great. But a great meal really comes down to the skill of the chef. The best waitstaff ever and the swankiest decor cannot make up for subpar fare. South Florida has no dearth of distinguished chefs. The question is not whether you can get a great meal; it's whic ... More >>

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    September 10, 2014

    Palm Beach Food and Wine Festival Announces 2014 Line-up: New Chefs and Events

    It's coming back: Broward and Palm Beach Counties' premier food-lovers event is returning in December. This year brings with it a whole new slew of celebrity chefs (think Anita Lo, Gabrielle Hamilton, Ken Oringer, Virginia Willis, Elizabeth Karmel, Aaron Brooks, Jamie DeRosa, and Eden Grinshpan) an ... More >>

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    January 21, 2014

    Forget the Fake Stuff: Jové Kitchen and Bar Offering White and Black Truffle Additions During Season

    For the past few years, truffle scented dishes have been popping up on menus all over the place. Pretty much any and everywhere you go, some kind of truffle dish is on the menu. From truffle fries to truffle mac and cheese to truffle-maple-bacon-ice-cream -- all right, we made that one up, but you ... More >>

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    January 17, 2014

    Jové Kitchen & Bar: Updated Modern Italian at the Four Seasons

    When thinking about Palm Beach, one imagines stuffy steakhouses filled with blue Brooks Brothers blazers and bright Lilly Pulitzer prints. You'd expect the same at the Four Seasons on "the island," as well. While that used to be the case, that notion recently turned around with the opening of Jov ... More >>

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    January 2, 2014

    Ten Best New Restaurants in Broward and Palm Beach Counties in 2013

    While it had its ups and downs, 2013 was a pretty good year overall. South Florida's economy picked up with rises in real estate and drops in unemployment, and, more importantly, we got plenty of new places to eat. While some were here and gone in a minute, others seem to have firmly rooted themsel ... More >>

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    December 16, 2013

    Rain Didn't Stop the Chefs at Southern Comfort at Swank Farms (Photos)

    Sundays are supposed to be a day of rest -- and a day of nursing the hangover left from the aftermath of Saturday night. Starting the day with a brunch and a few cocktails never hurt anyone. To follow up the after party and big dinners of Saturday night, the Palm Beach Food and Wine Fest held its ... More >>

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    December 15, 2013

    Foodie Fun Was in Full Swing at Last Night's Grillin' N Chillin'

    The Palm Beach Food & Wine Festival was in full swing by Saturday, December 13. With so many events to choose from over the course of the five day fest, they no doubt come with variety. Some are on a large scale, others require you to dawn your fanciest of Island couture. But Saturday's Grillin' N C ... More >>

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    December 14, 2013

    The Palm Beach Food & Wine Festival Begins: Cloud 9 After Party (Photos)

    Friday, December 13th kicked off the start of the 2013 Palm Beach Food & Wine Festival, what -- in its seventh year -- is already considered a distinguished, staple event on Palm Beach's annual social roster as one of the nation's premier culinary festivals. The festival brings together an eclectic ... More >>

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    December 5, 2013

    Five Palm Beach Food and Wine Festival Events to Get in on Before They Sell Out

    In just over a week -- starting on Friday, December 13 and running through Tuesday, December 17 -- celebrity chefs and television personalities will be descending upon Palm Beach by the dozens for the Palm Beach Food and Wine Festival. With 16 events spread out over the course of five days, there a ... More >>

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    October 10, 2013

    Ten Best Chefs in Palm Beach County

    It's a well-known fact that chefs have become the new rock stars. From former party animal Anthony Bourdain -- we'd liken him to a more together Keith Richards -- to supermodel-like Giada De Laurentiis, the kitchen is in these days. While chefs across the country are getting recognition from culi ... More >>

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    September 24, 2013

    Palm Beach Wine and Food Festival Schedule Announced; Tickets Now on Sale

    Broward and Palm Beach counties seem to have food festivals, like, every other weekend. If it's not a beer fest, it's a wine fest or particular city, town, neighborhood, street, or whatever else. It's cultural events such as these that draw seasonal and year-round residents to this active little r ... More >>

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    December 12, 2012

    Event Coverage: Food4Thought Lunch at Swank Farms (Part of PB Food & Wine Fest)

    Palm Beach and farming have about as much in common as left-wing hippies and blue blood one percenters. Have you ever seen someone in Lilly Pulitzer working with dirt? Unless it has something to do with keeping up with those perfectly manicured hedges, we didn't think so. Well, this weekend bro ... More >>

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    December 6, 2012

    Palm Beach Food & Wine Festival 2012 Offers Food Truck: Impossible Tickets

    The Palm Beach Food & Wine Festival is this weekend, bringing celebrity chefs, amazing dinners, and lots of fine vino to south Florida. On the roster of events, which includes multiple parties, celebrities grilling at Burgers by the Beach, and a Grand Tasting, is the Golf Digest Celebrity Chef G ... More >>

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    December 4, 2012

    Palm Beach Food & Wine Festival 2012 Starts Friday: What's on the Schedule?

    If there is one thing that comes to mind when you think of Palm Beach it's luxury. And, well, Money. Obviously, the two go hand in hand. And what could be more luxurious than eating some expensive gourmet delicacies? If you ask us, not much.It should come as no surprise that the Palm Beach Food ... More >>

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    April 21, 2012

    Volunteer Alongside Chefs at Share our Strength's Service Day on Monday, April 23

    If you've always wanted to sweat it out on the line with some of South Florida's culinary stars but you don't have the chops to get a job in one of their kitchens, here's your chance (sort of; no cooking is involved). Share Our Strength is hosting a service day on Monday, April 23, at Feeding South ... More >>

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    March 22, 2011

    Four Seasons' DIY BLTs Are A-OK

    ​Everyone is South Florida knows things are all bassackwards here.  Take our growing season, for example. When the rest of the country is still digging out of snowdrifts and lucky to harvest weeds, we're raking in corn and strawberries and citrus and, best of all, tomatoes. Tomatoes with real ... More >>

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    September 20, 2010

    Signature Chefs Take Over Boca Resort This Friday

    Zach Bell will be one of the 31 chefs at the Signature Chefs event.​Food at the esteemed Boca Raton Resort already has the pedigree of Masaharu Morimoto and Gordon Ramsey stamped on it. Come Friday, you can add Daniel Boulud, Angelo Elia, and Michelle Bernstein to that list.The Resort's Signature ... More >>

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    January 15, 2010

    Doggie Bag: This Week in Charlie

    John LinnA super perro from Los Perros in Lauderhill.​This week on the blog:Here's a sauvignon blanc that actually lives up to the name.Tired of brownies? (Are you crazy?) Then try its little sister, the blondie.We kicked off our 100 favorite dishes of Broward-Palm Beach this week, which will run ... More >>

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    January 13, 2010

    Behind the Line: An Interview with Four Seasons Executive Chef Darryl Moiles

    Chef Darryl Moiles​When Darryl Moiles, now the executive chef at Four Seasons Palm Beach, was just a high school kid, he and his brother took over a racquetball club's steakhouse in Oxford, Massachusetts. Eventually he made his way to study at Johnson & Wales, then off to Four Seasons Boston f ... More >>

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    November 17, 2008

    Top Chefs Throw Pity Party, Dec. 8th

    Sandy Skoglund, "The Cocktail Party" Got 100 people coming for a holiday shindig? Stupidest idea you EVER had, right? Believe it, we've been there. But four of Palm Beach's top chefs are taking pity this season and throwing a bash at Cafe Boulud that might help prevent us from totally screwing up o ... More >>