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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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Kicking Off Miami Spice at Zuma

August 13, 2014

Just the same as people wait anxiously for Christmas every year, foodies in Miami wait for Miami Spice

Miami Spice is a two-month culinary celebration of the best of the best restaurants in Miami. 

To kick off this year’s Spice, I went to the very exclusive, very high-class Zuma for dinner at the EPIC Hotel.

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My Top Three Picks from the 2013 SOBEWFF’s Whole Foods Grand Tasting Village Weekend

May 6, 2013

Well helloooooo! I’ve been interning at a PR agency for the past couple months so I’ve been crazy busy! But I realized I never wrote about my experience at the 2013 South Beach Wine and Food Festival (SOBEWFF). I wrote a post about some cool free events from SOBEWFF, but never recapped my time at festival.

Like I’ve said in previous entries, I worked as a press and media associate in the festival last year and had a great time. But this year, I was so stoked to actually go as a guest to both days of the Whole Foods Grand Tasting Village and enjoy all the celebrity demonstrations and yummy food!

So what were my favorite parts of the SOBEWFF this year? Here are my top three memories of the Whole Foods Grand Tasting Village:

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My 2013 South Beach Wine and Food Festival Fabulous (and Inexpensive!) Event List

February 22, 2013

I am unbelievably excited to be attending the South Beach Wine and Food Festival (SOBEWFF) this year! I’m going to the Whole Foods Market Grand Tasting Village on Saturday and Sunday and I hear this event is one of the highlights of the festival. I worked a couple of events last year as a press and media associate and I absolutely loved it.

For those that do not have tickets and still want to be a part of the fun, here are a couple of events that are free… Yes, you read right, FREE! Continue Reading…