Now that Mother's Day is out of the way, it's time to get down to business. A little self-indulgence is in order with American Craft Beer Week. In Miami, there are plenty of events.
Drinking suds daily is like any other week in Miami for the craft beer crowd. But once each year we are blessed with ... More >>
Located at 555 Jefferson Ave., Miami Beach, WD555 is a revamped South Beach gem soon to be a local hot spot. The former Wine Depot is under new ownership and has undergone a vibrant redesign with a fresh feel. Driving up, one spots a boring box of a building, but a right turn reveals the first of ma ... More >>
Unfortunately, people don't just stumble into db Bistro Moderne. We say unfortunately, because aside from the sleek yet simple Mad Men décor, the Michael Mann view, and the engaging and knowledgeable staff, db Bistro does not play around when it comes to food and drink.
Set inside the southeast co ... More >>
Food and wine pairings have been a big thing for years. Beer and wine pairings have become increasingly common. Scotch pairings: you've at least heard of them. But vodka? You probably didn't know that people were into that outside of Russia or Poland. Well, sorry to break it to you, but it's a thing ... More >>
South Florida Beer Week may sound like some low-budget film by the makers of the American Pie films, but it's real and in its second year.The event, which covers a lot of territory, from Miami all the way up to Jupiter, is filled with beer pairing dinners, tastings, and events. Short Order is postin ... More >>
The Cheese Course will have a party to celebrate the Aventura Mall shop's grand opening, and you're invited to channel your inner mouse and sample some of the wares.Read also:- The Cheese Course in Pinecrest: Cheese and StoriesEach shop has a friendly cheesemonger who can assist you in choosing the ... More >>
Hey downtown Miami, if you're looking for a new happy hour place to grab a few brews with your crew, you'e got a new meeting place come Friday.Read also:- The DRB (Democratic Republic of Beer): Best Bottled Beer Selection 2010Democratic Republic of Beer, the small brew house with an outstanding coll ... More >>
Read Also CerveTech Brew Institute: You Got ServedKey West Brewfest starts its third year on Thursday, August 30, and will be the biggest ever, with over 60 beer companies, many of those from Florida.Among the Florida vendors on the list are Naples Beach Brewery, 7venth Sun, Swamp Head Brewery, Ciga ... More >>
Miami restaurants are getting wise to the fact that craft beer dinners can draw a crowd, and it's about time. The latest restaurant to host a beer-paired dinner is Wynwood Kitchen and Bar. This year they've teamed up with Brown Distributing Company of South Florida to host a special Ommegang and Duv ... More >>
Lester's in Wynwood is hosting the second installment of Wynwood Supper Club. Come January 10 -- Tuesday -- the urban book and magazine haven will be flaunting the skills of chefs Amit Savani and Kris Huseby of Gypsy Kitchen."There's [...] a real educational component to the dinner as the food, b ... More >>
Photo by Laine DossJorge Ramos Sr. and Jr. will host an anniversary beer pairing dinner at the Joint.Pinecrest's the Joint Bar & Grill is celebrating its first anniversary with a beer pairing featuring Dogfish Ale products. On October 20, from 8 to 10 p.m., enjoy a special four-course dinner ... More >>
South Beach newcomer Yardbird has us all thinking of fried chicken, bourbon, and biscuits. We gave you a brief preview of the food and a glimpse inside the opening party madness, but what you may not know is that they also cultivated an extremely user-friendly wine list. Offerings are separated i ... More >>
Fried chicken at Tudor House is offered at a "like spice" priceIt's October, which means restaurants are gearing up for a busy season as tourists make reservations and snowbirds plan their imminent arrival.
For locals, October means a break in the weather, with cool nights enticing us into going ... More >>
Chef Allen Susser at last year's Pairings event.This Thursday, our sister paper New Times Broward-Palm Beach will hold its fourth annual Pairings event at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts. The classy get-together joins signature culinary creations from some of South Florida's best ... More >>
Foie gras fluffChefs E. Michael Reidt of Area 31, Sean Brasel of Meat Market, and Kris Wessel of Red Light are teaming up next week to raise money for Common Threads, an organization that teaches low-income children how to cook and eat healthy.The three chefs will prepare a five-course meal ... More >>
Courtesy of Kork Wine and Cheese BarIn downtown Miami, street peddlers and nine-to-fivers make way for hip urbanites lighting up the highrises. The latest addition to this new urban oasis is Kork, a wine and cheese bar due to open the first week of August. The 3000 square foot watering hole ... More >>
Michael's Genuine Food & DrinkOwner and Executive Chef Michael Schwartz and his hard-working sommelier
Eric Larkee (who has been with Design District pioneer Michael's Genuine since
2009), are hosting a wine pairing dinner built completely around what
they term "summer's most versatile gra ... More >>
Valentine's Day is just around the corner and even Pollo Tropical has a Valentine's Day special going (two dine for $9.99, if you must know). If you haven't made your plans, you should probably do so now before restaurants fill up (the lovely Gibraltar is fully booked) and events sell out. Here a ... More >>
An oldie, but goodie, Escopazzo, features a four course wine dinner on Wednesday at 7:30 p.m.
Maybe one of the last places in Miami where a diner can get white glove service and perfectly prepared nibbles, this Italian enclave charges $72 for the degustation and wine pairing. Chef Giancarla B ... More >>
Adam LarkyClaudio Giordano, owner of AltaMare restaurant on Lincoln Road, is a vivacious Italian who's been in Miami for over 25 years. Recently he brought back the wine pairing dinners that have always been part of his restaurant repertoire.
Doesn't the dude above (video by Jake Katel) just look-and sound- like the human embodiment of a Boston-brewed beer with a whopping 27% alcohol content? All he needs is one of those colonial get-ups and, like, a drunk horse by his side.Sam Adams brewmaster Bob Cannon invited Short Order to a "beer d ... More >>