Last night marked the second in the monthly series of innovative wine dinners at The Restaurant at the Setai. To kick off the series in style, we were invited to watch them pop some bubbly with an evening of Veuve Clicquot Champagne. To prepare for these four-course dinners, executive chef Mathias ... More >>
Christmas is the time of year for gingerbread houses, but while most of us will attempt a simple structure, decorated with frosting and candy canes, Dylan's Candy Bar will focus on dramatically more intricate cookie structures for what could be the sweetest exhibit at Art Basel. See also: The Defin ... More >>
With the news that former Pacific Time chef/owner Jonathan Eismann is now a realtor, it seemed like an opportune time to reflect upon potential second careers for other local chefs. After all, we know that the restaurant biz is a bitch, and dining establishments don't last forever, and...well, le ... More >>
O.H.W.O.W. has been around for less than two years, but it's already gained an international reputation. So much so that Juxtapoz magazine named it the 26th best gallery or museum in the entire world.To give you an idea of how impressive the honor is, the Louvre -- yes the Louvre, with the Mona L ... More >>
Luna Rises Again"Back by Popular Demand" declares the banner across the re-rechristened Luna Cafe at 4770 Biscayne Boulevard. Short Order had reported in July that Luna had changed its name to L'artista Restaurant and tweaked the menu towards a more fine dining experience. We noted that it "Seems ... More >>
When I'm not writing Riptide, I live a life of crime.* Sorry, I wasn't here a couple of days last week, but I had an art heist to pull off at the Louvre. Anyway, earlier this month, I was hanging out at Jackson Memorial Hospital, as I tend to do, and saw a hard drive and swiped it. My computer is ov ... More >>
A social experiment turns into a finger-lickin' good time.
The images of "Lente Latino" linger, but the show won't.
Govind goes South Beach, and it’s a match made in marketing heaven
The hound sniffs out Krelwear and the Sagamore
Anybody got a good anagram for crap?
The Da Vinci Code
A Miami radio station makes waves short waves, that is
An exhibit to help the homeless
What exactly does that mean? Today we know it means that two museums will receive hundreds of millions of dollars to build hulking structures in a waterfront park. But on November 2, most people had no clue
Jean-Michel Othoniel creates a fragile and fantastic fantasy world
For Miami's social elite, high-end galas are high-calorie affairs
Madame has her charms, but this Houseguest needs to be thrown out on the street
Sitting in the Caribbean is possibly the best assortment of cuisines anywhere in the world
On Connaît la Chanson (Same Old Song)
A Swiss jury finds art connoisseur/embezzler Robert Polo guilty as charged A thirteen times over
What do Armando Valladares, Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Miriam Alonso, Xavier Suarez, Alex Penelas, Steve Clark, and the Miami Herald editorial board have in common? They're just a few of the big names enlisted by accused embezzler Roberto Polo in his fight to a