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Easter

  • Blogs

    April 24, 2014

    Top Ten Warning Signs You're Dating a Foodie

    Foodies -- they're like regular people, only more obnoxious and food-obsessed. Relax, we can say that -- we wear our douche-baguette card like a sad badge of honor that we would steal from a little old lady holding the last marble rye. Sure, Julia Child may have said, "People who love to eat are al ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 23, 2014

    Miami Heat Playoffs: 50 Twitter Accounts True Fans Must Follow

    What's better than watching the Miami Heat battle for its third consecutive NBA title? Sharing that experience with Heat fans just as passionate about the team as you, while at the same time getting the best possible up-to-the-dribble coverage all in the same place -- that's what. All you have to do ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 18, 2014

    Make Eating House's Cap'n Crunch Pancakes at Home (Recipe)

    This Sunday, while a good portion of the world celebrates Easter, a growing number of people will embrace a different holiday: 4/20. On this auspicious holiday, people who embrace pot (or at least think the legalization of it is the only sane thing to do), will commemorate the day by baking (browni ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 18, 2014

    Miami's Best Eats and Drinks This Weekend: Easter, Passover, 4/20

    This weekend packs a lot of punch in the holiday department. First off, Good Friday is today, and if you're planning on having a fish dish, we've got you covered. Of course, Passover continues through the weekend, so be sure to stop at the market and take home some kosher Coca-Cola (it's made witho ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 17, 2014
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    April 16, 2014

    Four Seasons' 1,700-Pound Chocolate Easter Wonderland

    Ever wonder what nearly 2,000 pounds of chocolate looks like? Well, it's pretty much like you would imagine: a land of giant colorful eggs and sweet toadstools. At least that's how Four Seasons Hotel Miami's pastry chef Keith Wallace envisions it. See also: Easter Brunch in Miami

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2014

    Five Must-Try Rabbit Dishes in Miami

    Beneath the floppy ears and cotton-ball tail of a rabbit is some seriously delicious meat. It truly does taste like chicken -- only leaner and slightly sweeter. Or perhaps it's like a more healthful duck. Other bonuses: Because rabbit is still a "boutique meat," most local restaurants use Florida ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 14, 2014

    Peeps are Popping Up: Dunkin' Donuts, Bocce Bar, and Tongue & Cheek

    Some people get excited for candy corn in October and candy canes in December. But when it comes to Easter candy, there is a divide. Some go for chocolate bunnies, while others prefer Cadbury Eggs and Peeps. We are team Peeps, all the way. We like our Peeps, like we like our peeps: bright, marshmal ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 9, 2014

    Easter Brunch in Miami

    Easter is Sunday, April 20, and whether you attend sunrise services, go on a hunt for colored eggs, visit the Easter Bunny, or sleep in, one thing is for certain: You'll need some fuel afterward. Luckily, many of Miami's best restaurants serve Easter brunch. We're talking elaborate spreads filled w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 5, 2014

    Easter Is Coming! Make Vegan Cadbury Cream Eggs (PHOTOS)

    It's that time of year again. No, we're not referring to birds and bees and March Madness and all that other spring crap. We're talking Cadbury Cream Egg time at Easter, which is April 20. Seriously, is there anything more awesome than seeing those indulgent little morsels on store shelves everywher ... More >>

  • News

    August 15, 2013
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    April 4, 2013

    Florida Woman Claims Goldfish Cracker Is a Sign From God

    A full 2,013 years after he apparently sent us his only son, God has decided to send his pet goldfish to Central Florida.Patti Burke, a Brevard County resident, believes that an odd imprint she found on a Goldfish cracker is actually a sign from the almighty himself.

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2013

    Miami's Best Eats and Drinks This Weekend

    Easter weekend is upon us and that means it's a time for renewal, spring, family... and the season finale of The Walking Dead. Whether you want to take the kids for brunch and an Easter Egg hunt, or you want to hoist a few free drinks to start the weekend, here's what we'll be doing this weekend.

  • Blogs

    March 27, 2013

    What to Put in an Adult Easter Basket

    While the excitement of an early morning Easter basket hunt is generally considered kid's domain, Easter Sunday is actually much more momentous for adults. After all, it marks the end of 40 painful days and nights of Lenten sacrifice. And hell, even if you leave all the religious jazz out of the eq ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 26, 2013

    Zombie Peeps For Easter: Make Bloom's Walking Peep Cocktail

    When we issued a challenge to Bloom's mixologist to make us a cocktail using Peeps for Easter, we thought about a sweet martini -- maybe in candy colors to represent jellybeans or something.What we got was nothing short of brilliant (and more than a little disturbing). Here's how it played out:See a ... More >>

  • Film

    November 22, 2012
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    April 6, 2012

    Eating House, The Broken Shaker Turn Easter Candy Into a Boozy Brunch

    On Sunday, the Easter Bunny will hippity hop over to Miami, leaving a trail of candy in his wake. You could just eat the Peeps and Cadbury creme eggs he leaves you-- or you can turn them into a delicious boozy Easter brunch.We asked Miami's favorite pop-ups -- Eating House and the Broken Shaker to s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 6, 2012

    Michael's Genuine Serves Peter Cottontail for Easter

    Michael's Genuine is known for many of their staple servings, but one sporadic menu item in particular keeps guests chatting, well after it departs the building. Popping up on the menu (or shall we say, hopping on?) every so often, are rabbits from Rabbit Man Farms. They tend to lure both local food ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 6, 2012

    Where to Buy the Ultimate Easter Basket

    It's that time of year again -- time to celebrate the resurrection of everyone's favorite Christian savior with marshmallow chicks, chocolate bunnies, and painted eggs. Those of you who have the glorious task of putting together an Easter basket could go one of a few ways. "Some people like buying i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 5, 2012

    Miami's Easter Egg Hunt Guide

    This Sunday, families all over the country will participate in the tradition of stashing either painted eggs or eggs already filled with goodies all over the house and neighborhood. If the regular old egg hunt just won't satisfy the kiddies, there are a number of interesting egg hunts scattered arou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 4, 2012

    Ten Best Chocolate Easter Bunnies: Large, Weird, and Yummy

    It's that time of year again...when all thoughts turn to the barbaric (and totally satisfying) practice of buying the most adorable little bunnies, only to slowly eat them alive. We're talking, of course, the chocolate variety of bunny. Oh what pleasure we derive from slowly torturing these candies ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 4, 2012

    Make Your Own Peeps: A How-To Demo by Tudor House's Jamie DeRosa

    When we heard Tudor House was making its own Peeps for Easter brunch, we were intrigued. We didn't think Peeps could actually be created by hand. We thought those adorable little marshmallow chicks were just hatched from giant candy chickens housed somewhere in a large farm in the Nevada desert.So w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 4, 2012

    Who Serves Bunny? The Dark Side Of Easter For Rabbit Eaters

    Rabbit is a very lean meat that can be literally "tough" to cook, which is perhaps why we see such little example of it on Miami's menus. Occasionally rabbit will pop up on a list of blackboard specials, but it doesn't seem to be the most popular dish around town. We know, they are extremely cute an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 3, 2012

    Easter Brunches in Miami: Nine of the Best and One Dinner

    ​We're not sure just when the tradition of stuffing your face like a crazy person on ham, roast beef, colored eggs, and copious amounts of baked goods started -- but we like it just the same. With Easter comes that age-old tradition, the brunch. Whether it's a sit-down style or a lush buffet compl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 3, 2012

    Diving for Easter Eggs, Surrounded by Sharks

    ​Captain Spencer Slate has once again organized a dive for people who are looking for watery memorable moments. Started twelve years ago, he organized the famous Easter Sunday underwater egg hunt. This year, it is scheduled to leave the dock Easter morning, April 8 at 8:30 a.m. Not to worry, the C ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2012

    Boulud's Take On Easter: Lamb In Green Curry (Recipe)

    There are millions of recipes available online nowadays. My rule-of-thumb when looking for a great one is to find the work of a great chef. For instance, if I was looking for an unusual lamb preparation for Easter, and I could choose between one from Daniel Boulud and another from the corporate chef ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 22, 2012

    Jesus Power: Woman Spots Jesus Image on Power Meter

    ​Jesus lives! In the power meter of a woman from Clermont, Florida, just northwest of Orlando. WKMG Local 6 News reports the woman, whose name was not released,  said she noticed the image of God's son on the metal and glass box close to her mobile home. She said, "I have heard that he d ... More >>

  • Culture

    November 10, 2011
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    May 4, 2011

    Red Fish Grill For Rekindling Romance?

    Love Bites is a regular column on Short Order. Find other installments here.After a recent breakup, a man who once told me I was "growing on him" invited me to Red Fish Grill. The offer was simply too enticing to decline.I 'd always wanted to check out Red Fish on Old Cutler Road, anyhow, but m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 28, 2011

    Four-Year-Old Girl Beaten to Death, Mother's Boyfriend Charged

    ​Miami Police are investigating the sudden death of a 4-year-old girl this week and believe the child's mother's boyfriend, 20-year-old Calvin Morris Lewis, might have beaten him to death. Lewis has been arrested and charged with felony murder and aggravated child abuse.

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2011

    Elephants, Seals, and Ligers: Easter Egg Hunts Are Wild Affairs in Miami

    Miami Seaquarium You've heard of Easter seals, right?​While other cities have quaint Easter egg hunts in community parks, Miami offers much wilder versions of the search for brightly colored hen fruit. Easter Bunny move over -- these places feature way cooler animals. Zoo Miami's Eggsafari ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 18, 2011

    Where to Go for Easter Brunch in Miami

    billweisserphoto.comDining room at 1500°.​Looking for Easter brunch spots in Miami-Dade? Here are some options. All prices exclude tax and gratuity. Make sure you call to reserve. 1500° Omelets, cheese blintzes, fresh salads, roasted leg of lamb, and honey-glazed ham are just some of the dishes ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 14, 2011
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    April 13, 2011

    Candy We Don't Want to Find Easter Morning

    All photos by Laine Doss Run, bunny, run!​We're not sure exactly when Easter became the day to chomp the heads off innocent chocolate creatures of the forest, but that's what this holiday has evolved into. A recent trip to a megastore's candy aisle yielded a host of cringe-inducing products ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 27, 2010

    Mary Sue Candies: Easter is Right Around the Corner

    ​Christmas is barely over and while most of us are recovering from a sugar rush food coma, the folks at Mary Sue Candies have their eyes set on Easter. For the next four weeks they will pump out candy-filled eggs by the tens of thousands every day to fill store shelves in time for the Easter bunny ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 27, 2010

    Miami Man Caught Smuggling Cocaine Hidden in Candy Easter Eggs at LAX

    ​Most peoples' idea of a white Christmas does not involve candy Easter eggs. Then again, Esteban Galtes wasn't planning to celebrate with that wholesome type of snow. The 23-year-old Miami resident was caught trying to smuggle approximately $100,000 worth of cocaine through Los ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2010

    Easter Brunch in Miami: Where to Go?

    ​Easter Sunday is not only about Easter bunnies, egg hunts and Hallmark greeting cards. It's also a time for festive meals in the company of family and many local restaurants have created special menus to celebrate the occasion. We've selected the best around town.(In alphabetical order) Angelique ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 18, 2010
  • Blogs

    April 14, 2009

    News Roundup

    LocalA lady who faked her own kidnapping in hopes of getting a ransom from her husband is in jail. [CBS4]The man who shot his wife and daughter Easter Sunday before shooting himself died in the hospital. The victims remain in stable condition. [Herald]The son who shot South Miami Commissioner Jay Be ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 9, 2009
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    March 3, 2009

    The Addison -- Chef Joe Hahn Talks Boca Raton

    I recently spoke to chef Joe Hahn of The Addison in Boca Raton. He talked about being a dishwasher, brunch, and volcano tuna. Here's what he had to say."I'm just the chef, been the executive chef for about a year now.Last five years before coming here, I was at Maxwell's Chop House. I brought all th ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 20, 2008

    Eggs on ’Roids

    No offense, J.C., but we like the Easter Bunny too.

  • Blogs

    December 3, 2007

    It's That Time of Year Again

    Some mornings, you wake up in South Florida, crack open the newspaper, and think: God is surely dead. Or maybe he’s just different. In Italy, the nation’s most vulgar and oft-uttered exclamation, Porco Dio, literally translates to “porcine god.” Somehow it seems most true here in Miami. ... More >>

  • Calendar

    October 25, 2007

    Abortion Is Hilarious

    And other stuff we learned by watching Sarah Silverman

  • Calendar

    April 19, 2007

    Read Into It

    Make some intelligent friends today

  • Calendar

    April 5, 2007

    Kill Da Wabbit

    There’s colorful eggs all over the city

  • Calendar

    April 5, 2007

    Sunday’s Best

    Time to get your Easter grub on

  • Calendar

    April 13, 2006

    Hare Today ...

    And still hare tomorrow

  • Calendar

    April 8, 2004
  • Dining

    March 23, 1995
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