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Giorgio Rapicavoli

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    August 27, 2014

    Giorgio Rapicavoli Wins Chopped, Again

    Last night, Giorgio Rapicavoli of Eating House and Taperia Raca competed in Food Network's first Chopped Ultimate Champions, where four winners were invited back into the kitchen. "No amateur is taking me down," Rapicavoli uttered even before the show began. See also: Giorgio Rapicavoli to Appear ... More >>

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    August 26, 2014

    Giorgio Rapicavoli to Appear on Chopped Champions Tonight

    Remember two years ago when chef Giorgio Rapicavoli competed on Chopped and became the first Miami chef to win? The $10,000 gave Rapicavoli the chance to pop up Eating House, which has become a staple of Miami's dining and brunch scene. Well, tonight the chef is making his way back to the show tha ... More >>

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    May 29, 2014
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    May 27, 2014

    Taperia Raca Offers Rich, Easy-to-Enjoy Tapas in MiMo

    In Miami, ordering tortilla española is like playing a game of Russian roulette. In kitchens from Kendall to South Beach, the humble dish begs comparison to versions cooked by mothers, abuelitas, the great chefs of Spain, and that country's beloved tapas bars. Some argue the slices of potato should ... More >>

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    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 >>

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    April 11, 2014

    Eating House to Host 4/20 Dinner for Stoners

    It's no secret that the nation's official views on marijuana are changing for the better. States are ruling for the legalization of medical marijuana, and Colorado recently made history by becoming the first state to legalize the sale of recreational marijuana. Even Florida might jump on the bandwag ... More >>

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    April 8, 2014

    Veritage Miami 2014: Local Chefs Give a Preview

    Veritage Miami kicks off this week. Formerly known as the United Way Miami Wine & Food Festival, the four-day event is now its in 19th year. If this is the first time you've heard about it, you have some catching up to do. Luckily, there are plenty of events to get you up to speed. It starts this W ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 3, 2014

    Taperia Raca: Spanish Tapas on the Upper Eastside (Photos)

    In less than two years, Giorgio Rapicavoli has gone from executive chef at 660 at the Angler's and winning Chopped to making Eating House a pop-up-turned-Miami-mainstay that boasts lines down the block for Wakin-n-Bacon brunch and tang mimosas every Sunday. This past Friday, he -- along with partner ... More >>

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    March 26, 2014

    Giorgio Rapicavoli, Jose Mendin are Food & Wine's People's Best Chef Nominees

    Food & Wine's fourth annual the People's Best New Chef nominees have been announced and two Miami chefs are in the running to be named best new chef. Jose Mendin, director of culinary operations for the Pubbelly Hospitality Group, and Giorgio Rapicavoli, chef/partner at Eating House and the soon-to ... More >>

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    March 25, 2014

    Taperia Raca Opens Friday: Giorgio Rapicavoli Tells Us What to Expect

    Taperia Raca opens this Friday, bringing chef Giorgio Rapicavoli's spin on Spanish small plates to MiMo. The restaurant, the second endeavor from Rapicavoli and business partner Alex Casanova, will seat only 16 people inside, but an outdoor garden will serve 40 guests. Rapicavoli will split his tim ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 10, 2014

    The Food at the 2014 PGA Tour and Cadillac Championship

    The Cadillac Championship and PGA Tour brought an influx of tourists to watch the world's best in golf play this past week. It didn't even matter whether you were a fan of golf or understand the sport -- there was entertainment for everyone who attended. From a Carolina Herrera fashion show and co ... More >>

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    March 6, 2014

    Eating House Tartare Bar Pops-Up at Cadillac Championship

    The Cadillac Championship starts today at 11a.m. with thousands of golf enthusiasts head out to the Trump National Doral Miami to see the world's best golfers compete on the completely renovated Blue Monster course. If you think watching the likes of Tiger Woods, Adam Scott, and Rory McIlroy swing ... More >>

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    March 6, 2014

    Giorgio Rapicavoli to Open Taperia Raca in MiMo

    MiMo/Biscayne Corridor's culinary scene is blowing up with the addition of Taperia Raca later this month. The restaurant, opening at the end of March, will be helmed be none other than Giorgio Rapicavoli and Alex Casanova, the adventurous team behind Eating House in Coral Gables. In fact the "Raca" ... More >>

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    December 23, 2013

    Giorgio Rapicavoli's Drinking Room Has Closed Early

    On December 3, Giorgio Rapicavoli of Eating House and friend/mixologist Eddie Fuentes teamed up and launched Drinking Room, a pop up at the Astor Hotel. Although it was scheduled to run through New Year's Eve, the pop up has closed due to unforeseen circumstances with the venue. The duo is currentl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 11, 2013

    Eating House Serves Up Raunchy Christmas Greeting

    Giorgio Rapicavoli and his Eating House team have just released their 2013 holiday greeting via Instagram -- dressed like Santa... If Santa spent his days working as a male stripper in the North Pole, that is! Rapicavoli and company Instagrammed the photo, featuring the male (ahem) members of the ... More >>

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    November 20, 2013

    P.I.G. 4: Jeremiah Bullfrog Unites With Miami's Best Chefs to Celebrate the Hog

    Since its inception in 2009, chef Jeremiah Bullfrog's P.I.G. (Pork Is Good) celebrations have ballooned from solo shows to fetes with Miami's best chefs. For its fourth rendition, the Gastropod owner and personal chef to Rick Ross is planning an unusual move. He's letting other chefs upstage him.

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    November 18, 2013

    Drinking Room: A Cocktail Pop-Up By Giorgio Rapicavoli at Hotel Astor

    Back in March, Eating House's Giorgio Rapicavoli announced he was planning a cocktail lounge next door to his Coral Gables restaurant, named Drinking Room. Rapicavoli has decided to introduce his beverage concept the same way he did his wildly successful Eating House -- with a pop-up. This time, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 11, 2013

    Paradise Farms Launches Dinner in Paradise This Sunday

    Every dinner we eat in Miami is arguably a dinner in paradise. Seriously, how lucky are we? But if you really want to make the most of the tropical wonderland we live in, Paradise Farms' Dinner in Paradise series is an edible introduction to our own backyard. The seasonal supper series kicks off it ... More >>

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    October 24, 2013

    Kitchen Kreative: Giorgio Rapicavoli Wins (Photos)

    At the inaugural Kitchen Kreative last night, guests indulged in ten courses and ten cocktails. Adrianne Calvo of Chef Adrianne's Vineyard Restaurant and Wine Bar and Giorgio Rapicavoli of Eating House took over the kitchen at the Ritz-Carlton on South Beach. They kicked off the new, local cooking ... More >>

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    October 22, 2013

    Kitchen Kreative Pits Calvo and Rapicavoli Tomorrow

    Cooking competitions are always fun. They're all about heat, suspense, speed, and mystery ingredients. Starting tomorrow, you'll be able to get your fix on a regular basis. Kitchen Kreative, a monthly series benefitting Slow Food Miami, launches at 7 p.m. at the Ritz-Carlton, South Beach. Its firs ... More >>

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    October 21, 2013

    Grovetoberfest 2013 Fashion: Lederhosen, Vikings, Sgt. Pepper (Photos)

    Grovetoberfest is a party, no doubt. With more than 200 beers, music, and a day with friends in Coconut Grove's Peacock Park, the day always turns out to be one of the most festive, with people dressing in beer hats, dirndls, and superhero costumes. This year, event director Tony Albelo gave peopl ... More >>

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    October 18, 2013

    Get Your Grove On: Grovetoberfest, Florida's Largest Beer Festival, Takes Place This Saturday

    October is such an awesome month. We sweat less and our hair doesn't get as frizzy, there are a ton of beer-guzzling Oktoberfest events, and it ends wth Halloween. One other reason that Miamians look forward to October is the annual Grovetoberfest event in Coconut Grove. Now in its third year, Grov ... More >>

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    September 19, 2013
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    August 26, 2013

    Eating House Announces Lunch Service: Banh Mi Salad and WTF Cookies on the Menu

    When Eating House began as a pop-up, it served unique dinners by night at a quaint lunch-counter restaurant. Then the popular temporary eatery took over Café Ponce's luncheonette for good last fall, transforming the space via handmade furnishings and artful walls. But the intimate spot just begs ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 15, 2013

    Eating House's Christian Ochoa Will Play Villain on Burn Notice Tonight

    Christian Ochoa has been with Eating House since the beginning, waiting on guests at the Coral Gables restaurant. But when customers tell him they recognize his face, that's not the reason. "I also do a lot of modeling. There's stuff in some magazines and stuff that I've done for clothing and whatn ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 15, 2013

    El Rey Takes the Crown at Magic City Casino Frita Showdown

    In a shock to attendees, frita fanatics and the Miami Twitterverse El Rey de las Fritas' Cuban hamburger bested the creation of Ortelio Cárdenas, El Mago de las Fritas, at Burger Beast's first ever Frita Showdown at Magic City Casino Wednesday night. See also: Miami's Top Ten Fritas Cubanas

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    August 2, 2013

    Giorgio Rapicavoli Wins Iron Fork 2013 (Photos)

    As promised, it was a great battle at the Adrienne Arsht Center last evening as two of Miami's most talented chefs competed at Miami New Times' Iron Fork and Miami Spice Kickoff, presented by the Downtown Development Authority. Jamie DeRosa of Tongue & Cheek and Giorgio Rapicavoli of Eating House w ... More >>

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    July 29, 2013

    Iron Fork Pre-Sale Ends This Afternoon

    This year's biggest event for food lovers, the Miami New Times' Iron Fork and Miami Spice kickoff event, presented by the Downtown Development Authority, is coming to the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Miami on Thursday, August 1. Today is your last chance to purchase ... More >>

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    July 26, 2013

    Iron Fork Chefs DeRosa, Rapicavoli Get Into Twitter War

    We'll admit it. We kinda started it when we asked a few questions of Giorgio Rapicavoli and Jamie DeRosa, the two chefs set to compete in this year's Iron Fork and Miami Spice kickoff event, presented by the Downtown Development Authority, on August 1 at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing ... More >>

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    July 23, 2013

    Iron Fork's DeRosa and Rapicavoli Prepare for Battle With Tasty Trash Talk: Get Discount Tickets Today

    Miami is sizzling hot right about now and, no, we are not talking about the weather. It's because of Miami New Times' Iron Fork. Presented by the Downtown Development Authority, Iron Fork also happens to be the official kickoff to Miami Spice. On August 1, the Adrienne Arsht Center will transform in ... More >>

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    July 22, 2013

    Iron Fork Chef Battle: Danny Serfer Offers Words of Wisdom to Jamie DeRosa, Giorgio Rapicavoli

    On Thursday, August 1, people from all over South Florida will gather for one of the best food and drink events ever: Miami New Times' Iron Fork. If you haven't heard already, this year it's even bigger and better, since we're partnering with Miami Spice for a kickoff party. But while we wait for ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2013

    Rapicavoli's Refrigerator: Hot Chef Eats Prosciutto, Fontina, and Lemon Curd

    Last week, Short Order introduced the Inside Their Refrigerator series, taking you inside the refrigerators of Miami's top chefs. This week we spoke with chef Giorgio Rapicavoli of Eating House. Read more to find out about the foods he keeps in his fridge for late-night snacks after returning from t ... More >>

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    June 6, 2013
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    May 6, 2013

    20. Giorgio Rapicavoli of Eating House

    Giorgio Rapicavoli was the first Miami winner of Food Network's Chopped. He used the momentum of his win to open a pop-up restaurant on Ponce named Eating House. The concept was so successful that Rapicavoli ended up taking over the space and turning Eating House into a permanent fixture. Recently n ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2013

    Miami Eats at Miami Science Museum: Nutrition Can Be Fun (Photos)

    The Miami Science Museum in Coconut Grove turned its focus on food this past weekend as kids and grownups alike got an education in healthy eating and just what it takes to get the food we eat onto our table. Interactive displays were scattered through the museum and its grounds as museum guests t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 4, 2012

    Giorgio Rapicavoli Talks About the New Permanent Eating House

    Finally former pop-up restaurant Eating House has opened its doors permanently with a a fresh new look, soon-to-come lunch service. When Eating House closed in late September nobody anticipated a permanent return, not even owner and head chef Giorgio Rapicavoli. With a month to go to his 27 birthd ... More >>

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    November 22, 2012
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    November 22, 2012
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    August 13, 2012

    Eating House Popping-Up Again... This Time For Good

    Best Pop-Up Restaurant: Eating HouseFor those of you who already miss chef Giorgio Rapicavoli's Eating House, dry those tears and clear off your calendars -- because Rapicavoli and partner Alex Cassanova have just announced the insanely popular pop-up will be popping up again at the same location, s ... More >>

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    July 24, 2012

    Giorgio Rapicavoli on Life After Eating House

    Eating House shows rising chef's true potential.When Giorgio Rapicavoli and Alex Casanova opened Eating House six months ago, sharing space with a café on the border of Coral Gables and Little Havana, the duo hoped customers would patronize the pop-up restaurant that seats just under 50 people. The ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 24, 2012

    Heart of a Chef: Joshua Wahler vs. Giorgio Rapicavoli in Heartfelt Battle

    Two of Miami's hottest chefs will compete in a head-to-head cooking competition at Heart of a Chef this Sunday, April 29 at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, from 4 to 7 p.m. Tickets are $30 for adults. Two children are admitted free with each paid adult ticket.The family-friendly food festival, wh ... More >>

  • Dining

    March 22, 2012
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    March 22, 2012
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    March 21, 2012

    Eating House Shows Rising Chef's True Potential

    ​So far, Miami has barely acknowledged the pop-up-dining movement that has captured many other cities' imaginations. The concept is simple: A restaurant pops up in an unused space for a limited, specifically planned period of time. It allows chefs and restaurateurs to operate with far less financi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2012

    Sex on a Plate at New Eating House Pop-Up

    Photo by Riki AltmanThey've got a bone for you, lady."I want to have sex with this bone marrow," uttered the gal sitting on the barstool next to us as she closed her eyes and bit down on a tanned toast round topped with chimichurri and glistening globes of savory, meaty fat. "Seriously, if this was ... More >>

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    January 20, 2012

    Jean-Georges Debuts at St. Regis, the Federal Opens, and Rapicavoli Moves On

    ​It was not such a good week for the shuttered Vice Lounge Miami, but it was a splendid week for the Federal Food, Drink & Provisions, which opened to lots of huzzahs and buzz, and for J & G Grill, which debuted with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. It was also a good week for chef Giorgio Rapic ... More >>

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    January 9, 2012

    Giorgio Rapicavoli Makes Food Network Debut on Chopped Tomorrow

    ​​660 at the Angler's very own chef Giorgio Rapicavoli will be making his Food Network debut tomorrow at 10 p.m. on Chopped."While one chef appears to have a clearer plan than the other in the final round, whose [...] dessert will taste better?" the episode's description says. A nail-biting clif ... More >>

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    January 27, 2011
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    July 12, 2010

    Giorgio Rapicavoli of 660 at The Angler's Talks Food Trucks and Scene

    Here's Part Two of our interview with Giorgio Rapicavoli. You can read the first part of the interview here.Photo by Riki AltmanDefinitely no yellow mustard in that dishTell me some of your favorite Miami restaurants and what you order there.I love Yakko-San. I get the fish collar. That's so good! I ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 9, 2010

    Giorgio Rapicavoli of 660 at the Angler's Went From Savory to Sweet to Executive Chef

    Don't worry, Miami. This home-grown chef intends to stay around.He's not meek and he's not shy. He eschews traditional chef uniform whites for head-to-toe black, and finishes off the look with chunky plastic eyeglasses, multiple beaded bracelets, a lime green G-Shock, and a mane of hair that would h ... More >>

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