Caleb Holman, executive chef of Kapow! Noodle Bar, has been into cooking ever since his lunch-lady mom would whip up great meals at home when not "bound by the government limitations on school foods." His grandma also worked in the restaurant biz, and these family ties instilled a love of cooking in ... More >>
Look out, there is a new steakhouse in town. Soo-Woo Japanese and Korean Steakhouse, is opening three places across South Florida this month. The most recently begun location is in Hollywood, and owner Bok An threw a grand opening party on Saturday to celebrate, including a "Gangnam-style dance ... More >>
Republic of Korea owner and chef Michael Kwon chose to open his first restaurant in Lauderhil for a pretty good reason. He hoped a cluster of places offering Korean barbecue and Asian-inspired tapas would create a sort of Little Korea in Broward County.
Kwon was born in South Florida to immigrant p ... More >>
You know the drill. Buy dad some cool new grilling tool. Pick up some some steaks, corn, and potatoes. Make a salad. Call it a day. Your father's day celebration is complete. Effortless, but it is the same old routine you've done year after year. This year, why not step it up a notch? How about Kore ... More >>
In Hollywood, across from the ocean, Taco Beach Shack was quiet on a rainy Monday night. On a concrete patio, chair backs leaned forward onto tables to stay dry. A table of sisters watched their toddlers run around obstacles like a three-cone drill. A pair of guys sat at the sheltered outdoor bar ... More >>
Grilled West Coast Oyster skewers with apples and bacon vinagrette.Misha GrosvenorLast night marked the opening of PL8 on Himmarshee Street in Fort Lauderdale. PL8 is the new, small plate-concept restaurant from owner Dave Nicholas and chef Brandon Whitestone formerly of the now closed Himmarshee ... More >>
Chef Michael Bennett and wife serve up dishes at the Kampong in Coconut Grove
Bimini Boatyard's Chef Michael Bennett has a joy for both cooking and life.
In our recent interview with Chef Bennett, we learned about his passion for bringing the flavors of the Caribbean home to south Flor ... More >>
As a countdown to the Best of Broward Palm Beach 2011,
coming in June, Clean Plate Charlie is serving up a hundred of our favorite dishes in South Florida.
Send your own nominations to Deirdra.Funcheon@BrowardPalmBeach.com.No. 98: "Yum Yum" Korean Pork Tacos From Nacho BiznessFort Lauderdale's ... More >>
Flickr/admillerLet's face it, there are just some days (usually right before pay day) where we're all strapped for cash and eating lunch off the dollar menu.
Don't get me wrong, I love saving a few bucks on lunch and there's nothing wrong with chicken nuggets and ... More >>
Spicy nakjikuksu is chili-covered udon noodles with octopus, onions, carrots, and zucchini. This week in Dish, we look at Korean food, and what better place to sample that than Myung Ga Tofu & Barbecue in Weston? Weston? Yes, it's way the hell out there (sorry to our Weston readers). But it's ... More >>
I love Korean short ribs. The marinated beef balances sweet and salty, spicy and savory just right. But short ribs are also pretty fatty and more difficult to cook at home. So when I got my hands on a jar of kimchi and some lean, top round beef, I thought I'd take the classic short rib marinade a ... More >>
John LinnIt's odd to say, but kimchi is one of the hottest foodstuffs around the country at the moment. The Korean staple of cabbage fermented in a spicy sauce is about as unsexy and antihip as food gets. And yet, kimchi -- and Korean food in general -- is just about everywhere. In Los Angeles, f ... More >>
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.No. 44: Daeji Bulgogi from Gabose Korean RestaurantThe fiery, thin-sliced pork kno ... More >>
You may have noticed that it's colder than a witch's teet outside. I mean, I really enjoy these few months where flip flops and Bermuda shorts aren't required attire lest you suffer heat stroke, but come on... 40s? That's not what I signed up for, folks. So last night, feeling frosty and miserable o ... More >>