Juan Valdez

  • Blogs

    November 5, 2014

    Miami's First Handmade Events Pop-Up Dinner This Weekend

    This Saturday at 3 p.m., hundreds of diners will receive an email that will reveal the location of Handmade Events' first PopUp Miami dinner. They will have two hours to pack their picnic and creative centerpieces and get themselves to the secret location. Tables and chairs are provided, but it wil ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 11, 2014

    In Colombia, Coffee Is King

    In Colombia, there is an export grown that is prized the world over for its quality and energizing properties. That crop is, of course, coffee. Coffee has been thought to have been grown in the mountainous South American country since the early 1700s, when Jesuits brought coffee seeds with them. Th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 1, 2014

    July 2014 Miami Restaurant Openings and Closings

    July was a surprisingly strong month for openings, with well over a dozen new spots for Miamians to try smack dab in the middle of what used to be "off season." Notable restaurants include Finka Table & Tap, a gastropub by the owners of CubanCube food truck; Centolire, the New York Italian trattoria ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2014

    Juan Valdez Cafe Opens Wednesday: Private Tastings and Single Origin Coffees

    Downtown Miami's first Juan Valdez Cafe opens this Wednesday, July 30 at 101 NE 2nd Ave. The coffee shop, which stars the fictional coffee grower in pictures and emblazoned on coffee mugs, features both blended and single origin coffees prepared in a variety of ways. The cafe, one of which is locat ... More >>

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    September 10, 2009
  • Music

    August 3, 1994

    Romancing the Bean

    The rich brown joe flow has been the grounds for plenty of perky pop