Lee Schrager

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    February 23, 2014

    SOBEWFF: Chicken Coupe Celebrates Fried Chicken With Endless Champagne and American Pie

    At Chicken Coupe, grilled was an unknown word among the participating chefs. Andrew Carmellini walked around speaking to chefs to ensure everything was moving along smoothly and to try the fried chicken, of course. The sold-out event confirmed America's fascination with two things: fried chicken a ... More >>

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    March 15, 2013

    Geoffrey Zakarian's Star-Studded SoBeWFF Radio Broadcast Airs Tonight

    The tents have been taken down for another year and the 2013 edition of the South Beach Wine and Food Festival is but a memory. There is, however, one way to relive the magic made when you get some of the world's funniest and most talented chefs together in one city and add some alcohol.During the f ... More >>

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    February 18, 2013

    Anne Burrell's Miami Dine-Around

    Anne Burrell sure gets around. The Food Network celebrity is finishing up filming a new season of Chef Wanted, which has the chef flying all over the states to visit restaurants in need of a new head of the kitchen.The final stop for filming was Miami Beach, where Burrell filmed on location at Nikki ... More >>

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    October 17, 2012

    Slow Food Miami Hosting Pies & Thighs Pie Contest and Picnic

    The slow food movement's focus on local, seasonal and sustainably grown edibles tend to evoke small town sentiment - think pie contests, farmer's markets and bake sales. But the key to this growing global movement is bringing these ideas to communities large and small. Our local branch of the crusad ... More >>

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    February 25, 2012

    SoBeWFF Burger Bash: Michael Symon's Three-Peat

    ​View photos of Burger Bash at the Ritz-Carlton South Beach here.Although we had grand dreams that a local chef would take the prize, Symon's B Spot Burgers claimed the People's Choice Award yet again this year at last night's Burger Bash (that's a third consecutive win for him). Fellow Iron Chefs ... More >>

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    February 24, 2012

    SoBeWFF: Scott Conant, Laurent Tourondel Talk Diamonds and Dishes

    ​The South Beach Wine and Food Festival is taking a detour out of South Beach for one of 2012's most unique dinners. The Diamond Dishes event on Saturday, February 25 allows a lucky few an advance peek at the new state-of-the-art Marlins' ballpark long before the very first pitch.The sold-out even ... More >>

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    December 14, 2011

    Cocktober and Aphrodisiac Ice Cream: Andrew Zimmern's Bizarre Week in Florida

    By Carlos AcostaAndrew Zimmern at Cobaya Azul​I have to thank Bizarre Food's Andrew Zimmern for making it to Miami. I'd originally dropped a grapevine hint that he'd soon be in town only because I recently noticed his Twitter conversation with Chef Geoffrey Zakarian about visiting Tudor House.But ... More >>

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    November 19, 2010

    Miami Book Fair Clueless On Cookbooks

    ​The food industry is hot hot hot. Chefs are hot hot hot. Restaurants are hot hot hot. Food networks and food festivals and food anythings are hot hot hot. Cookbooks are hot hot hot. Seems as though every chef in the world has written one this year - except for those who are writing one next year. ... More >>

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    June 9, 2010

    The Forge Unveils Its New Façade

    Photo by Jacquelynn D. PowersShareef Malnik and Michael Gongora at The Forge's unveiling. ​Last night, The Forge officially announced their opening with a low-key, streetside event with friends, media and City of Miami Beach officials in attendance. Forge owner Shareef Malnik was presented with a ... More >>

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    June 4, 2010

    Behind Restaurant Tweets, Part Two

    ​Since it opened in Midtown Miami, Sugarcane Raw Bar Grill has been well known in the local "twitterverse" for its interaction with followers and diners. Responses are so immediate and personalized you have to wonder if someone's hiding somewhere in the restaurant monitoring it all. No on ... More >>

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    October 6, 2009

    Food News Roundup: Lee Schrager, Top Chef, and Bacon Camp

    Man wants tacos so bad he's willing to kill for them.....maybe he'll like the ones in prison...if they find him. [Herald]Mayor Daley from Chicago says "I'm moving to Miami, where there are no taxes on food and no state income tax." [ChicagoTribune]Lee Schrager talks about getting asked to unclog toi ... More >>

  • Dining

    November 28, 2002

    You Wish!

    Online, there's a virtual culinary gift for everyone

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    November 15, 2001

    Miamian Beauty

    Naked breasts and rose petals in the name of WTC relief

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    December 4, 1991
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    October 9, 1991
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    September 25, 1991