I must admit to suffering a little pang of disappointment, in intensity just a bit less than a hunger cramp, at the Friday-night events of the recent Boca Bacchanal wine and food festival. Not by the setting -- a series of dinners, each prepared by a renowned chef and paired with a distinguished winery, were held at Boca Raton's most sumptuous private homes. The dinner I attended was thoroughly lovely, with appetizers and cava (Spanish sparkling wine) passed in a living room dominated on either side by a grand piano and a huge bricked fireplace, and a multicourse... More >>>