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Shikany’s Modernist Approach Wows in Wynwood

September 11, 2014

Over the years, Miami’s food scene has boomed. With trendy hotspots and gastronomical treasures, it’s no wonder the city has become quite the foodie destination. To celebrate the plethora of dining options, Miami Spice is here to save the day.

Miami Spice is a two-month long promotion, running from August 1st through September 30th, which offers a unique opportunity to savor cuisine prepared by Miami’s top chefs. Restaurants offer three-course meals featuring signature dishes created by world-renowned chefs at reduced prices. Lunch is $23 and dinner is $39, for every participating restaurant.

There are more than 170 restaurants participating in Miami Spice but, if you crave fresh ingredients and innovative presentation, run, don’t walk, to Shikany in the heart of Wynwood.

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This Restaurant Knows Exactly What It’s Doing

July 16, 2013

Yes, I am a foodie. But I am also in the PR world where social media and marketing are key. So, naturally, when I saw this video about a New York City restaurant capitalizing on the marketing prowess of Instagram, my interest piqued.

Cómodo, a Latin restaurant in Manhattan, is intriguing foodies diners everywhere with what they’re calling “The Instagram Menu.” It’s genius, really. Nestled at the bottom of the restaurant’s menu are the words “#ComodoMenu on Instagram.” Guests are encouraged to take pictures of their food and post them on Instagram with the hashtag #ComodoMenu. The idea is that guests who can’t decide what to eat, or simply want to browse through a more visual menu, will search #ComodoMenu and filter (see what I did there?) through the dining options that their fellow diners have so nicely uploaded for them.

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