• Blogs

    September 29, 2014

    Drink Pink in October and Support Breast Cancer Awareness

    October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, with charity walks, fundraisers, and benefits planned. According to the National Breast Cancer Foundation, one in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime, with over over 220,000 women in the United States being treated for the dise ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2014

    Father's Day Brunch in Miami: A Guide to Meat, Beer, and Cigars for Dad

    Father's Day is this Sunday, and chances are your dad might want nothing more than to stay on the La-Z-Boy and watch the game. But the recliner will always be there -- these Father's Day brunch specials will not. This Sunday, forgo buying yet another tie and show Dad some love by treating him at one ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 4, 2014

    Negroni Week: Celebrate Italy's Favorite Cocktail, Help a Charity

    In Napoli, ordering a Negroni is more than just ordering a drink. The cocktail, made with one part gin, one part vermouth rosso, and one part Campari, then garnished with an orange peel, is considered something akin to foreplay. Considered an aperitif, the cocktail is crafted with care and almost al ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 28, 2014

    Khong River House's Gin and Tonic: No Longer for Dads and Sorority Girls

    The first cocktail I ever had was a gin and tonic. I was 14 (no judgments) and slipped into a bar in Queens with my "older" date. When he asked me what I wanted to drink, my knee jerk reaction was to rattle off what I had seen my father order many times before -- a gin and tonic. I took a sip from ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 3, 2014

    Batch Gastropub Opens: We Get a First Bite

    After years of envisioning an authentic gastropub in Miami, partners Kevin Danilo and Jerry Flynn have opened Batch Gastropub in Brickell. The duo has been planning this venture for a half-decade and working on the space for nearly a year, building bars from scratch, installing a wood-burning ove ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 3, 2013

    Lure Fishbar's Nautical Cocktails: We Try Them All

    Lure Fishbar, at the St. Moritz at the Loews Hotel Miami Beach, has just opened after about a year's worth of anticipation. See also: Lure Fishbar: SoHo Comes to SoBe on December 2

  • Blogs

    November 27, 2013

    Lure Fishbar: SoHo Comes to SoBe on December 2

    Lure Fishbar, the latest New York restaurant to open a SoBe outpost, opens its doors at the Loews Miami Beach Hotel on Monday, December 2. The restaurant is a collaboration between restaurateurs John McDonald and Joshua Pickard, along with Lure Fishbar Chef/Partner Josh Capon. McDonald and Pickard' ... More >>

  • Film

    October 31, 2013
  • Dining

    July 18, 2013
  • Blogs

    July 16, 2013

    The Cypress Room Keeps It Classy in the Design District

    The tale of the frogs' legs begins as you'd expect, but then it takes an unexpected turn. There they were, leaping through a mosquito-infested bog in the Everglades, when suddenly they resurfaced in a very different environment. Chefs at the Cypress Room, a posh Design District restaurant filled wi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 5, 2013

    Mad Men Returns Sunday: Swine's Head Bartender Makes Cocktails (Recipes)

    The sixth season of Mad Men premieres this Sunday, April 7, at 9 p.m. on AMC, and already the spoilers are coming in from blogs and online magazines. We won't share any of them, except to state the obvious -- the two hour episode will have Don Draper, Roger Sterling, Joan Harris, and the rest of Ste ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 26, 2012

    Miami's Best Summer Cocktails and How to Make 'Em at Home

    What is it about summer that so begets boozing? The sizzling temps, the skimpy clothes, the longer days, and sweltering nights -- all just goad you to get a good buzz going.So in the interest of summer imbibing, Short Order spoke to mixologists at some of Miami's most creative bars for a few refresh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2012

    Lantao Social Club Features Curious and Classic Cocktails (Photos)

    Miami's cocktail culture is still in its fledgling stage, to be sure. While other cities like New York and New Orleans have dozens of bars where master mixologists create artful libations, Miami is still a relative child when it comes to serving thoughtful drinks made with fresh herbs, real fruit ju ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 7, 2012

    Dwyane Wade's Bookshelf Is Full Of Muscle Car Classics

    On Sunday, The New York Times Magazine published a Q&A and photo spread with Dwyane Wade entitled, "Dwyane Wade Loves His Jordans and His Body Lotion". That title tells you everything you need to know about this story, in which Wade speaks on his love for baby wipes, "the powders for my feet", ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 29, 2011

    Art Basel Food Guide: Downtown Miami, Wynwood, and Design District (Updated)

    ​Art Basel is about to capture the minds and imagination of Miami. The self-billed "most prestigious art show in the Americas" showcases work by more than 2,000 artists. Crazy stuff is literally everywhere -- on the sides of buildings, in parks, in tents and galleries, and at the Miami Beach C ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 10, 2010

    Video: Rick Ross Drives Erykah Badu Around in "Window Seat" Remix Called "Turn Me Away"

    ​Erykah Badu caused some controversy a few months ago when she released her video for "Window Seat" and followed in Matt and Kim's footsteps, taking off all of her clothes, piece by piece. Well now she's released a remix of "Window Seat" called "Turn Me Away," featuring our very own Teflon Don, Ri ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 19, 2009

    Plymouth Rocks: Notes From Eos' Gin Dinner

    A Plymouth Gin Aviation​The evening began with talk of a "vodka backlash" occurring in New York. Too many brands, too much ubiquity, too neutral a flavor. Enter gin, with its' aromatic botanicals and complex flavor -- the ideal antidote to dull cocktails. Or at least that's the world according to ... More >>

  • News

    October 1, 2009
  • Music

    August 30, 2007

    Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

    Wanna know why Y&T Records music maven Rich Ulloa is so charged up lately? Hint: It's something about Mary.

  • News

    February 8, 2007

    The G-man and the Snitch

    Decorated FBI agent John Connolly soon goes on trial for murder in Miami. Too bad he wasn't here when the shots were fired.

  • News

    August 15, 2002

    Letters from the Issue of August 15, 2002

    Miami: Foggy London town it ain't.

  • News

    April 22, 1999

    Buyer Beware

    That's a motto you might want to keep in mind next time you go shopping for a used car

  • News

    November 26, 1998

    Rebuilding Beethoven

    The New World Symphony hopes to start a classical music revolution with a bunch of kids and a big idea

  • News

    February 5, 1998

    The Wall

    How can you tell where white Coconut Grove ends and black Coconut Grove begins? Just look for the barbed wire.

  • News

    May 8, 1997

    When Vicki Met Syl

    Fate introduced Miami lobbyist Sylvester Lukis to a rising political star named Vicki Lopez-Wolfe. Twenty-two felony charges later, South Florida is still reeling.

  • News

    September 21, 1995

    Setting a Fine Example

    Two members of For Squirrels die on the eve of the band's major-label debut

  • News

    August 24, 1994
  • Music

    June 29, 1994

    On the Rodent

    Some squirrels gather nuts for the winter. Others are nuts all the time.