Laura Chenel

  • Blogs

    November 12, 2014

    Thanksgiving 2014: Guide to Restaurant Dinners in Miami

    It's nearly impossible to believe it, but Thanksgiving is just a couple of weeks away. As always, you can shop for days, spend hundreds of dollars, and still never get that damn bird right (how could it possibly be both dry and raw?). Or you can take the family out to one of the many restaurants se ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 30, 2012

    The Best of Miami Spice 2012, Part Three

    See also Miami Spice, the Good, the Great and the Grudging, Part One and Part TwoThis three-part look at Miami Spice comes just as the dining program gets set to begin on August 1. There has been a split in price categories this year, meaning there is now a "fine dining" grouping as well as a "luxur ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 15, 2010

    Seasons 52: First Bites (Part 2)

    Tabouleh with scallopsOn Friday we offered a first look at Seasons 52, which debuts on Miracle Mile this afternoon. Today we take a closer look at some of the foods and wines sampled.We sat down for a round of courses matched with wines. My favorite among the dishes sampled was one of the restaurant ... More >>

  • Dining

    July 8, 2004

    Meet the New Neighbor

    The District enlivens the district

  • Dining

    September 30, 1999

    The Puck Factory

    Wolfgang Puck Grand Cafe

  • Dining

    November 7, 1996