With the glut of Jamaican restaurants near U.S. 441 in Pembroke Pines, June Ali and her husband, chef Badal Ali, decided it was time to show off Trinidad and Tobago's food. Their restaurant, Hot Peppers, is offering you a (free!) taste of some of the island's cuisine Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m. The t ... More >>
As part of the countdown to the Best of Broward/Palm Beach 2012, coming in June, we've assembled a list of ten of the best specialty food markets in South Florida. These are the places to turn when Publix, Whole Foods Market, and even Fresh Market simply won't do. Did we miss your favorite source fo ... More >>
Last week, we told you about the Food List Challenge, the Facebook app of 100 dishes and drinks to prove you're a foodnik. So far, 335,345 people have tried it, including former food critic for the Washington Post Phyllis Richman (97) and former New Times critic Gail Shepherd (85). Some of the ... More >>
Nicole DannaRachel's, a five-star steakhouse, features prime rib during its Wednesday buffetSee this steak? Not something you'd expect from a lunch buffet line, right?These days, your typical lunch buffet means Pizza Hut's $10 special, or a China Buffet line a mile long (and a bathroom line to m ... More >>
Photo by Candace WestTroy Thomas's Rolling Stove truck will be featured on Eat StreetEat Street, the new show on The Cooking Channel debuts tonight on The Cooking Channel. Described as "your grease-stained road map to the ultimate street food experience", Eat Street takes viewers on a jour ... More >>
Looks like rice krispies, but oh, the taste!If you have never tasted chaat, you are in for a real treat. No, really -- chaat refers to any number of Indian savory snacks. Chaats are mixes of so many different types of deliciousness -- you could get soft chickpeas with sour tamarind, cool yogurt w ... More >>
Talk about having your work cut out for you: chef Ardasher "Alex" Asadullaev is responsible for all seven restaurants at the sprawling Mardi Gras casino complex.That's what you get when you snag your job by beating out other contestants in a reality-showy cook-off competition.
As a countdown to the Best Of Broward Palm Beach 2010, coming in May, Clean Plate Charlie is serving up a hundred of our favorite dishes in South Florida. Send your own nominations to John.Linn@BrowardPalmBeach.com.
Is it just me, or is papadum and chutney about the best starchy snack you can get before a meal. Think about it: simple bread and butter can be rendered wonderfully, but even at great heights, it can be too filling. Chips and salsa is irresistible in front of Tex-Mex, but can be greasy and heavy ... More >>
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