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Food and Cooking

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    July 14, 2014

    Cafe Boulud Brings Back Boulud Sud for the Summer (Photos)

    Just imagine what it would be like, sitting on a classic schooner, with the sights, sounds, and smells of the Mediterranean in the background. That would be the life; unfortunately, it takes boatloads of money to make it happen. And while we may be able to make it to the European coast, we're not e ... More >>

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    July 11, 2014

    Five Best Food and Drink Events this Weekend: Glow Parties, Sushi, and More

    You've made it through another week full of work, home, and social life -- trying to balance all three like a circus act -- but you've made it. Treat yourself to a night out on the town, a quaint stroll and some sushi, a neon glow party, or a de-stressing paint and sip class if that's your cup of ... More >>

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    July 11, 2014

    First Look: Fork & Balls on Las Olas

    The usual Las Olas crowds tend to be fickle in their choice of hot spots. Years ago it was Big City Grill. Then came YOLO and (several years later) The Royal Pig, pushing the masses to the western edge of the strip. Somewhere in between all the back-and-forth Rocco's Tacos set up shop on the oppos ... More >>

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    July 10, 2014

    Bastille Day Celebrations: Specials, Music, and More

    As we just finished decking ourselves out in red, white, and blue for Independence day, it's France's turn now. France's National Day, Bastille Day, which is celebrated on July 14, which is Monday, marks the storming of the Bastille and the beginning of the French Revolution. Just like our big day ... More >>

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    July 10, 2014

    Ten Best Gastropubs in Broward and Palm Beach Counties

    The word 'gastropub' is one of those trendy big city restaurant ideas of the early oughts, where the reinvention of the usual pub fare (burgers, fish & chips, mac & cheese) melded with the growing popularity of high end beer. Once relegated to metropolitan high streets, over the years it has trans ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 9, 2014

    Del Frisco's Grille, Halter Ranch Vineyards Pair Up for First Vintner's Dinner of the Summer

    It is a shame that some real boors have taken the pleasure out of food and wine pairing by elevating it into the strata of the upper class elite. What a goddamned shame because one of life's little joys is the simple pleasure of experiencing a well balanced meal regardless of social standing. It is ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 9, 2014

    Richard Harris Takes the Reigns as d.b.a./ Cafe's Executive Chef

    One of Fort Lauderdale's most beloved restaurants has some big news to announce: d.b.a./ Cafe , New Times' 2013 pick for "Best New Restaurant in Broward County," has welcomed a new executive chef. Richard Harris, the brother of local celebrity chef Chris Miracolo, has taken the reigns at the laid-b ... More >>

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    July 9, 2014

    Tapas Bar 100 Montaditos Now Open at City Place in West Palm Beach

    Tapas, the art of dishing out small plates, has become a popular concept in the U.S., with bars and restaurants springing up in cities across the nation dishing out their own version of a sharing menu. However, most Americans don't know the history of tapas -- exactly how, and why, the tiny dishes o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 9, 2014

    Avoid the Meat Sweats: Chima Now Offering Lighter Options

    You're stomach is churning (it feels as though it's doing back-flips), sweat is pouring off of your brow, you can't sleep, your head hurts: this isn't a hangover, fine friends, it's the meat sweats. If you're one of those gluttonous diners who tends to overindulge -- hey, we most certainly have -- ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 8, 2014

    Bistro 1902 Brings a Taste of Paris to Downtown Hollywood

    You might not know you like French food yet, but you do. Cuisine as we know it would not be where it is without the influence of classic, haute French cooking. From sauces and sous vide, to bistros and brasseries -- as well as plenty of groundbreaking chefs and ambitious restaurateurs -- the panoram ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 8, 2014

    Apura: Cold-Pressed Juices, Cold Brew Coffee, and Handmade Nut "Mylks" Coming to Boca

    After half a century of eating processed, pre-made garbage, Americans are finally starting to wake up from the toxin-filled slumber of terrible dietary habits. The pendulum has swung from mass-produced drive-thru burgers (that may or may not actually be derived from a cow) to organic quinoa and ka ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 7, 2014

    CityPlace Versus Brewzzi: Curtains Close for the West Palm Eatery

    Over the last couple of weeks, West Palm's CityPlace and their tenant, Brewzzi had been in a tit for tat wrangling concerning the nature of their lease agreement. These troubles began in October of last year when both parties went to court and resulted in what was deemed an amicable resolution of th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 7, 2014

    Diner By-the-Sea Appearing on Swiss T.V. Show: Live Filming Starts Today

    Reality T.V. covers every topic known to man. We all know how to be a hair-dresser. We get what it takes to be a chef (or a celebrity chef, at least). Fashion designer: easy as pie. Heck, we even know how the Alaskan crab-fishing industry works. And when it comes Dirty Jobs, we now understand that ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 4, 2014

    Eats and Sweets Serves Gourmet Sweet and Salty Crepes

    Regina Sacca wasn't familiar with crepes when she decided to buy a food truck in 1999. Once greeted by a crepe maker inside, however, she began learning how to make them using a recipe that a co-worker gave her from a family member in Luxemburg. She picked it up immediately. "I had never had a crep ... More >>

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    July 3, 2014
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  • Blogs

    July 1, 2014

    Chowder Heads Serves Authentic New England Seafood, Opening Second Location in West Palm Beach

    When was the last time you had a wicked good clam chowder? Or said the word "wicked" in sentence really? Let's put it this way: You don't know a good bowl of chowder or bisque until you've had it New England-style, direct from Boston. At least that's the sentiment of Chowder Heads founder Ed Well ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 1, 2014

    Ceviche Street in Hallandale is a Bold Statement of Peruvian Cuisine

    On the unassuming corner of Northeast First Avenue and Northwest Third Street, surrounded by auto mechanics and flanked by the train tracks, sits a one year old Peruvian restaurant that might just be Hallandale's best kept secret. The décor does not fall into the kitsch of "ethnic" nor does it stri ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2014

    Tickets on Sale for Sixth-Annual Tastemakers in Delray Beach

    The annual food and drink event known as Tastemakers in Delray Beach is back for its sixth year this August, and tickets go on sale this month. The event, organized by the Downtown Delray Beach Development Authority (DDA) in partnership with Delray Beach magazine, has officially announced the dates ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 26, 2014

    Ten Best Lobster Rolls in Palm Beach County

    When soft shell lobster season rolls around -- late June through October -- true New Englanders don't even bother with the roll part of lobster rolls. They eat the fresh-molted lobsters straight from the sea, tossed into a pot of boiling water, sucking them down with a side of drawn, unsalted butter ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 26, 2014

    Celebrity Chef Ming Tsai Spotted at Farmer's Table in Boca Raton

    Where do Food Network celebrities dine when out and about in Boca Raton? Chef Ming Tsai, who competed on Food Network's The Next Iron Chef, was spotted at Farmer's Table this past Tuesday. See also: The Farmer's Table in Boca Raton Makes Dining Out Ethical and Affordable

  • Blogs

    June 25, 2014

    Crowd-Funding Campaign Started for Gato Café, South Florida's First Cat Café

    South Florida may be getting its very first cat café, a coffee shop where the main focus is on its feline inhabitants and not the caffeinated beverages. The idea to bring a cat café to Palm Beach County is the work of sisters Adriana and Andrea Montano, a pair of young South Florida entrepreneur ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 25, 2014

    The Craft Beer "Bubble" Is Not a Thing; Move Along

    The end is nigh for craft beer! There are too many breweries saturating the market! From the Consumerist to the Examiner to the Philadelphia Inquirer and all manner of publications in between, writers have been heralding the existence of a "craft beer bubble" in both shock and speculation.

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    June 24, 2014

    Serve Yourself Craft Beer by the Bottle at Beer Trade Co., Now Open in Delray Beach

    A new beer bar known as the Beer Trade Co. has opened in downtown Delray Beach, separating itself from all the other beer-peddling bars with a casual, serve-yourself theme. Owners Gene Playter and Chris Sanchez traveled extensively, researching similar concepts to bring to South Florida. Playter, w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2014

    Taps Offers Craft Beers and "Smart" Homestyle Cooking

    At the west end of Himmarshee Street, just across from Old Fort Lauderdale Breakfast House, the interior of Taps is worlds apart from the rest of downtown Fort Lauderdale. To the left, a tufted charcoal bench runs the length of the room beneath a solid wood wall of crisscrossing panels. A modern st ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2014

    Prime Reopens at Il Bacio in Downtown Delray Beach

    Prime, Delray Beach's sophisticated steak house owned by father and son team Steven Pellegrino and Steven Pellegrino Jr., has vacated its space off Atlantic Avenue, reopening alongside sister establishment Il Bacio on SE Second Ave. Il Bacio, one of downtown Delray Beach's only nightclubs, is loca ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 20, 2014

    Five Best Food and Drink Events This Weekend: American Social Turns 2, Party at the Zoo, and More

    The workweek is finally over, and the weekend is here. With the snowbirds flown off home, South Florida belongs to the locals once again. While it's still nice and uncrowded, let's shake things up with Saturday brunch instead of Sunday, partying like a native at the zoo, and hanging out in one of o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 20, 2014

    New Times Best Of Broward/Palm Beach 2014: Best of The Weekend

    Our annual "Best of" guide is out. In it, you'll find over 200 of the best places to go and things to do in South Florida. "Best of" comes in handy, especially during the weekend, when you've got two days to yourself and not a clue how to fill the time. We've curated a few of our favorite places to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2014

    The Gluttonous Goat Gastropub Opens Friday in Boca Raton

    The gastropub is growing in South Florida, a new era of dining that's sparked a spate of food-serving bars. The portmanteau of "gastronomy" and "pub," these hybrid establishments are meant to evoke the boisterous gathering spots originating in London in the early 90s. They're a place where you can g ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2014

    New Times Best of 2014: Best Places to Eat in the Morning

    Have you checked out our New Times Best of Broward/Palm Beach picks, yet? This year, we've come up with over 200 of the best places to shop, listen to music, and eat. Of course, if you're going to name the best in South Florida, you've absolutely got to work in some boozy magic. So, from best brewer ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 17, 2014

    Fork & Balls Announces Official Opening This Week

    Las Olas has been the longtime Fort Lauderdale go-to for those looking to walk around and find a bite to eat. From old-school French to fresh-as-can-be seafood to new Asian, there's something for every palate on the famed street. This week, the busiest street in Fort Lauderdale is about to get yet ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 16, 2014

    Delray's Saltwater Brewery Wants Food Trucks; Can a Tuesday City Meeting Help?

    If there's one area that doesn't see a lot of food-truck action in South Florida, it's Delray Beach. The beachside town that prides itself on its quaintness -- after all, its slogan is "the Village by the Sea" -- does not allow mobile businesses within its borders. Saltwater Brewery wishes to chang ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 16, 2014

    June Is National Iced Tea Month: Try These Iced Tea Cocktails From Tsukuro

    Tea is the ultimate comfort drink. When you're sick, it can soothe the throat and jump-start the immune system. In the dead of winter, it's sure to warm you up from the inside and conjure images of balmy days. When it's hotter than a billy goat's ass in a pepper patch, a glass of iced tea will co ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2014

    Five Best Food and Drink Events This Weekend: Birthdays, Ladies Night, and More

    Are you ready for ladies' night? What about some free champagne? Even if you don't care about any of the myriad celebratory offerings this weekend, you're going to have to eat something. We perused the highs and lows of the Broward-Palm Beach area and cooked up this tasty menu of awesome destinatio ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2014

    Ten Restaurants Offering World Cup Specials in Broward and Palm Beach

    As the 2014 FIFA World Cup festivities begin, Broward-Palm Beach restaurants are joining in celebration as they offer drink and dining specials for avid fans that join them in cheering on the teams during a showing of a World Cup game. Here are ten places to sit down with family and friends while y ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2014

    Nick's New Haven Pizzeria Opening Second Location Next Week

    As Mae West said, "Too much of a good thing can be wonderful." When it comes to pizza, that's most certainly true; we can never get enough cheese, dough, and sauce in one perfectly crisp bite. Coral Springs residents should be getting excited right about now. Nick's New Haven Pizzeria is opening i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 12, 2014

    Ten Best Chicken Wings in Palm Beach County

    Ah, the Buffalo wing. Or is it just chicken wing? Hot wings? Does it even matter? Because, let's be honest, there's pretty much nothing better than a good fried chicken wing. Like any food with a cult following of diehard fans, there are many different ideas behind where the chicken wing originiate ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2014

    Pancheros Mexican Grill Opens New Location in Jupiter, Celebrates With $1 Burritos

    A fast-casual Mexican restaurant known as Pancheros Mexican Grill opened its doors June 10 at its first Florida location in Jupiter. To celebrate the grand opening, the restaurant will be offering guests $1 burritos all week long, available from 4 to 6 p.m. See also: Brazilian Chain Opens The Shr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2014

    Bull Market Offers Creative "Shares" and "Ticker" Beers (Photos)

    Stocks at record highs right now and it looks like we're about to enter the greatest bull market in the last 85 years. That's great for those who are playing: bad for anyone who wants to get in. For those looking to try their hand at the ticker, Bull Market in Downtown Fort Lauderdale may be your ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2014

    Hard Rock Cafe Celebrates Birthday With Live Music; Burger Badge Bash; Free Burgers for Dad

    It's hard to believe, but the Hard Rock Cafe is 43 years old. The rock-themed restaurant is celebrating its birthday with a blowout weekend extravaganza that manages to celebrate its musical roots and honor our local police, firefighters, and emergency medical technicians. This weekend, it's all ab ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2014

    Brazilian Chain Opens The Shrimp House in the Town Center Mall in Boca Raton Today

    If you're crazy for camarónes, then today is your lucky day. A Brazilian-based chain of fast and casual shrimp-focused eateries will be opening its third location in Boca Raton today, part of a $20 million expansion plan beginning in South Florida with more coming in Texas and California over the n ... More >>

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    June 10, 2014

    Father's Day in South Florida: Where to Find the Specials for Dad's Big Day

    Oh. Dad. The poor guy has put up with some major headaches from your punk-ass over the course of your lifetime, like your drunken phone call at 2 a.m. to pick you up from random parties and your subsequent vomiting all over the place. Ahh, the memories. Treasure them. He may have scared your boyfri ... More >>

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    June 9, 2014

    Five Vegan Starbucks Drinks for Summer And How to "Veganize" the Rest

    It's hot. Bloody hot. And if you don't get your daily fix in the form of an ice cold, caffeinated beverage, it's likely you'll be throwing more shade than a pop up tent at the beach. As a vegan, however, there aren't nearly as many options as there are for everyone else, a.k.a. iced black coffee or ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 9, 2014

    Road Trip With G. Garvin Visits Broward Restaurants Hot & Soul and Swank Southern Kitchen, Airs June 25

    Everyone wants to be a celebrity these days. We post internet videos ihoping to become the next viral sensation; we start twitter wars to gain followers; we'll visit any place that has been on T.V., just to feel like we've been near the spotlight. Well, Broward residents, your chance to visit rest ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 5, 2014

    Another Broken Egg Café Opening in Boca Raton, Hosts Preview Fundraisers

    Double R Restaurant Group has announced plans for a new Another Broken Egg Café location, which will celebrate its grand opening on Monday, June 9th in Boca Raton's Royal Palms Place. The Broken Egg Café is an award-winning restaurant with more than 30 restaurants located across the southeast, Ca ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 5, 2014

    Ten Best Thai Restaurants in Broward and Palm Beach Counties

    Every nationality is known for a different specialty: Italians makes perfect pastas; Japanese can work magic with raw fish; Argentineans consume copious amounts of beef; the French can make something delicious from any imaginable animal part. And when it comes to signature cuisines across the world ... More >>

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    June 4, 2014

    June Is National Iced Tea Month: Booze It Up With These Pinterest Tea Cocktail Recipes

    Tea may or may not be an integral part of your diet depending on where you're from. If you're a Brit, we know you're chugging cups of PG Tips all day long. Southerners: there's probably not a day that goes by without consuming several jugs of sweet iced tea for lunch. While the herbal beverage is ... More >>

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    June 3, 2014

    Five Pet-Friendly Restaurants Offering Pups A Menu Of Their Own

    In this day when customers are increasingly pleased with restaurants allowing them to bring along their four-legged friends (more like family members) as company in their culinary ventures, some restaurants are going above and beyond ensuring the comfort of their pet guests. Here are five Broward-P ... More >>

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    June 3, 2014

    Is Cafe Martorano Closing?

    Steve Martorano is unarguably Broward County's most colorful restaurateur. For over two decades, Cafe Martorano has been turning out Philadelphia-style Italian comfort food with a side of entertainment. No matter the time of day or night, the restaurant, located on East Oakland Park Boulevard, is p ... More >>

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