Alona Abbady Martinez
Alona Abbady Martinez lives in Plantation. She writes about food and family on her blog, Culinary Compulsion, and is working on her book, My Culinary Compulsion, a global food memoir with recipes.
4 days ago | International News
South Florida’s Venezuelan community came out in full force yesterday to take part in the opposition-sponsored referendum on President Nicholas Maduro’s attempt to rewrite that country's constitution. The Maduro government likely won't acknowledge...
21 days ago | Food Trucks
Nilton Castillo, who has worked under Daniel Boulud, José Andrés, and Gastón Acurio, switched gears and opened his Latin-fusion food truck, Cilantro 27, six months ago. "I wanted to do something simple," he says. "My bio is all haute cuisine, and ...
23 days ago | Things To Do
Mango season has arrived, and Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden will celebrate the fruit at its 25th-annual International Mango Festival this weekend. The fest, whose theme this year is "From Wild to Table," will offer several educational events a...
29 days ago | First Bites
If you think yogurt is just a sweet, gelatinous concoction to be eaten out of a container as you rush to work, you should check out Aroa Craft Yogurt & Café, serving artisanal yogurt made onsite that's mixed with either roasted vegetables and spic...
1 month ago | Lists
It's hard to imagine that lobsters were once so abundant they were cheap to eat. Now they're synonymous with luxury dining, selling for outrageously high prices. June 15 is National Lobster Day, and Miami restaurants are celebrating with deals.