Alton Brown

  • Blogs

    November 28, 2013

    Thanksgiving Help For Last-Minute Disasters

    Thanksgiving is here, which means you're home from the turkey trot and about to get to work in the kitchen. With so many dishes to make (including that darn turkey), unless you're Martha Stewart, you're bound to have a few kitchen misses along the way. Not to worry. There is help. Here's your gui ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 25, 2013

    Giada De Laurentiis Cuts Finger on Live Holiday Show (Video)

    During Thanksgiving Live, a live holiday cooking special on Food Network, Giada De Laurentiis cut her finger badly, causing the beautiful television personality to leave the set and get stitches from an onsite medical team. De Laurentiis was filming the special with Alton Brown, Bobby Flay, and Ina ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 1, 2013

    23. Tom Wilfong and Vanessa Safie of Copperpots

    New Times' Best of Miami 2013 issue arrives June 13. To celebrate, Short Order is serving up the top 30 tastemakers in the 305. These people have helped shape the Miami food scene into what it is today. We began with number 30 and will lead up to the county's number one. A Q&A session is included in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 10, 2012

    Food Network Star Casting in Miami

    If you've sat in front of the TV set countless times watching Sandra Lee open a can of peaches on Food Network and thinking, I, too, want to seek fame and fortune as a celebrity chef, get thee to the Epic Hotel October 25 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for the Food Network Star season nine open casting ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 4, 2012

    Japanese Iron Chef Comeback On Fuji TV

    Do you remember watching Japanese Iron Chef with English subtitles? It was the best. Sometimes the Cooking Channel and Food Network air old reruns late at night when they think no one is watching (pfft... we're awake to notice). Still, it's something of a forgotten treasure.Luckily, a remake of the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2011

    Christmas vs. Hanukkah: Which is the Better Foodie Holiday?

    via SodaHeadFire burns tree. Fire wins?​The other day in a meeting, the Short Order bloggers got into a tizzy about which holiday had the better bites: Christmas, AKA Santa's birthday -- or is it Rudolph's? -- or Hanukkah, the eight days of lights not being turned off or something. This actually g ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 23, 2011

    How to Carve a Turkey, Finally (Video)

    ​Whether you are deep frying your bird or filling it with other animals until it becomes a Turducken, sometimes you gotta know the basics. Welcome students, to carving 101. In under five minutes you will have stripped off all that luscious meat and have your platter full just in time for dinner!To ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 14, 2011

    Simpsons Top Secret Food Blog Photo Leaked (Photo)

    Courtesy FoxThe Three Mouthkeeters break bread with bloggers​Last night's Simpson's episode, "The Food Wife", had Marge, Lisa, and Bart blogging about food (including the best places to eat in Springfield).The episode was jam-packed with foodie references, including a don't-blink-or-you'll-miss-it ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2011

    Iron Chef America Watch Party at Tudor House on Sunday

    Food NetworkRoot for the home team - Zakarian is throwing a party at Tudor House​The season four premiere of Food Network's Iron Chef America is October 30th at 9 p.m. Alton Brown hosts the weekly chef-on-chef competition.This year's contestants read like a culinary who's who, with ten celebrity c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 16, 2011

    Three Recipes to Whet Your Appetite for Avocado

    Photo by Anais AlexandreThe marvelous things we can do with this baby​Think an avocado is just for hum-drum guac?! Well think again! Here are 3 simple recipes you never knew you could do with avocado. All recipes have been tried & tested!Note: To test an avocado for ripeness give it a loving s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 23, 2011

    Scott Conant of Scarpetta Talks Food, SoBe Food Fest

    ​Scott Conant is the charming and handsome executive chef and owner of Scarpetta in New York, Miami Beach (at the Fontainebleau), Toronto, Los Angeles and Las Vegas. Conant and his restaurants have won almost every distinction imaginable, including a James Beard award for his restaurant L'Impe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 12, 2010

    Alton Brown at Lincoln Theater Tonight

    ​The Food Network's beloved nerdy scientist, Alton Brown, will be at the Lincoln Theater tonight at 7:30 p.m. to read from his latest book, Good Eats 2: The Middle Years. Tickets are still available and you get two of them when you buy Brown's book at any Books & Books location or at the door ... More >>

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    September 30, 2010
  • Blogs

    June 1, 2010

    Cooking Channel: The First 24 Hours

    Laura Calder: Because every food channel needs its own Rachael Ray.​Yesterday, if you skipped on the memorializing of our nation's veterans through grilling various meats, you might have parked yourself in front of your TV to catch the premiere of the Cooking Channel. The network replaced Fine Liv ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 17, 2009

    Interview: Sean Brasel Gets The 10

    Sean Brasel​Sean Brasel is the chef/co-owner of Miami Beach's sultry steakhouse known appropriately as Meat Market. The restaurant sits in the space formerly occupied by Jonathan Eismann's Pacific Time [You know it's now in the Design District, right? Yeah. Thought so.] and, seemingly, being there ... More >>

  • Calendar

    February 22, 2007

    Open Wide!

    SoBe Wine and Food is baaaack

  • Dining

    February 23, 2006

    Bourgeois Binge

    The gastronomic caravan known as the South Beach Wine & Food Festival has pulled into town