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  • Blogs

    April 30, 2014

    Jameis Winston Reportedly Cited for Stealing Crab Legs from a Publix

    Jameis Winston may be from Alabama, but the Heisman winner and Florida State quarterback has certainly adjusted to Florida culture. He was reportedly slapped on the wrists earlier this week for pulling off one of the most Florida minor crimes ever: he stole seafood from a Publix. According to Toma ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 5, 2014

    Ten Reasons North Beach is Miami's Best Dining Neighborhood

    If you want fine dining, there are other neighborhoods to try. For reasonably priced Latin American fare with a beach setting, there is North Beach. Somewhere in between the trendiness and overpriced hotel restaurants of South Beach and ritzy Bal Harbour lies this unassuming neighborhood. While ot ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2013

    Trader Joe's: Top Ten Vegetarian Finds

    There are many wondrous finds on the shelves of Trader Joe's: coconut-covered cashews, cookie butter, $2.99 wine. It's a magical place -- like Wonka's Chocolate Factory for grownups. And unlike your average Publix, there are all kinds of vegetarian and vegan foods. Here are the top ten vegetarian ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 17, 2013

    Trader Joe's: A Sneak Peek and Ten Tips From Captain Jodi

    It's happening. Trader Joe's is opening its first Miami-Dade store this Friday, October 18, at 8 a.m., complete with a ceremonial lei-cutting, music, and giveaways. But what does the store look like and what's the fuss all about? When Short Order was asked if we wanted to get a little tour by capta ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 7, 2013

    London's Borough Market: The World's Most Amazing Food Court (Photos)

    In the London district of Southwark, there stands a massive emporium of eating; a world-famous landmark, a bounty of gourmet delights since the 19th century known as Bourough Market. Stalls piled high as far as the eye can see with plump, pink radishes; brilliant emerald-colored lettuce; periwinkle ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 21, 2013

    Best Eats and Drinks This Weekend: Miami Heat Edition

    Are you awake? Probably not. Last night's mega-galactic Heat win against the San Antonio Spurs reminded us that high-stress activities (like sitting in front of the TV set, you see) is dangerous for our health. Naturally, we waited for another Chris Bosh celebratory champagne facial after the game ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 31, 2013

    Great Finds at Brickell's Oriental Bakery & Grocery, but Don't Tell Them You're With New Times

    The wafting smell of shawarma and freshly baked pita bread greets customers as they mosey into Oriental Bakery and Grocery. It's one of just a handful of Middle Eastern specialty markets in Greater Miami. In fact, it was the first of its kind in South Florida, having opened 41 years ago. It's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 27, 2012

    Top Five Tips for New Cooks In 2013: Resolve To Get Back In the Kitchen

    Come January, each and every one of us will be boasting about some ridiculous, noble new years resolution. Think juice cleanses, gym memberships, or renouncing all things pork. We've all been there. But, come February, after much whimpering and complaining, we'll be back to our bacon-eating and milk ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 26, 2012

    Tropical Storm Isaac: Watch Out For Falling Palm Fronds UPDATED

    If you're like us at Riptide, your eyes have been rolling all morning watching NBC 6, CBS 4, Local 10, and WSVN make fools of themselves reporting on the "awful" conditions brought by Tropical Storm Isaac. Yeah, there's been some rain and wind, and Miami even experienced some brownouts last nig ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 17, 2012

    Giancarla Bodoni of Escopazzo: How to Master Risotto

    All photos by Emily CodikIf making perfect risotto were a race, it would be a marathon, not a sprint. The cooking process is all about maintaining a watchful hand, and a careful dedication to teasing the starch out of each rice grain. In fact, if a restaurant serves a risotto less than fifteen minut ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 29, 2011

    The Fresh Market South Beach Grand Opening Wednesday

    ​The Fresh Market is a lot like Santa Claus and Disney World. Sure you're a jaded non-believer, but then the automatic doors part. You get a simultaneous hit of classical music and the co-mingled scents of cinnamon, cheese, and coffee, and you gladly fork over your rent money for Manchego from Spa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 22, 2011

    Tofurky: What the Hell Is It?

    ​Every vegan has heard the oh-so-clever jeers about his or her Thanksgiving prospects."What are you gonna eat? Tofurky?" some guy inevitably interjects as he shoves a couple more pieces of Stove Top into the hollow of his dead bird.Some of these tofu-phobes may not even realize that Tofurky is mor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 24, 2011

    The Little Farm Has "U-Pick" Pumpkins

    Photo by Anais AlexandreFat orange orbs await you at the Little Farm.​Halloween is next Monday, and while some folks are out looking for pumpkins at their local supermarket, others are heading south to the Little Farm in the Redland.We stopped by the wholesome farm and found an enormous pile of pu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 30, 2011

    Son of North Miami Finance Director One of Three Arrested In Bumbling Murder-For-Hire Case

    Daniel Perez's mugshot after being charged with a Nov. 2010 burglary.​Attention, modern criminals and/or wayward offspring of public officials: We know that you, like all of us, are pressed for time. And sometimes it's so much easier to send a text than to meet on a misty loading dock under th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 22, 2011

    National Deli Bribes Bloggers With Free Hot Dogs

    Photo by Riki AltmanWe couldn't decide which end to start on​It's true: a blogger's attention can be bought. Our affection? Not necessarily. But a gift of free food is usually welcome (as long as it ain't worth an arm and a leg). The public relations rep for National Deli hot dogs figured this out ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2011

    LoSasso, Wessel, Jorgensen, Zakarian Talk Peanut Butter & White Chocolate

    Lee Klein​Maybe the most interesting thing about White Chocolate Wonderful -- labeled as "peanut butter blended with sweet white chocolate" -- is that it contains no white chocolate. Actually, it contains no chocolate at all. The ingredients: Peanuts, evaporated cane juice, vanilla, cocoa butter, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 19, 2011

    Pop Burger Love/Chocolate Love: Two Trucks in One at MUFN (Miami's Ultimate Foodie Night)

    PopBurger Love/Chocolate Love: two trucks in one.​Pop Burger Love/Chocolate Love is a new truck on the Miami scene. Hoping to capture both the savory and sweet markets, this two-fold truck has two serving windows - one for the burgers, another for the sweets and coffee. Looking like somethin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2011

    Lesbian Lady Love, Part Two

    Photo by Riki AltmanWere Riki and her gal pal a perfect "pear?"​This is the second part of Riki's date with another chick. To read part one, click here.While we chowed down on the rich, hot hunks of lobster and cuts of colorful vegetables, still looking over to menu to determine our next victim--d ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2011

    Live Eels and Dead Gators Sold At International Wal-Marts

    Flickr/Terry Lee Stout Looks like Gary Busey found a second career.​Wal-Mart, with the approval of First Lady Michelle Obama, recently announced it would introduce healthier foods. Store brands will eliminate trans fats and reduce sugar, artificial colors and sodium. This is a positive ste ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 3, 2011

    LeBron James' Birthday Cake Probably Cost More Than Your House

    This cake is too big to fit in a single thumbnail. ​LeBron James' is not known for his subtlety or modesty. The man threw himself a lavish 26th birthday party this weekend at Coco De Ville, which he didn't even pay for. Sponsorship packages were selling for $10,000 to $500,000.And of cou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 4, 2010

    Mexican Coke: Is There Really a Difference?

    Trina SargalskiMexican Coke on the shelf at my local Publix​Mexican Coke has been trending up over the past couple of years. Aficionados claim that Coca-Cola made in Mexico, unlike most American Coke, is tastier because it's made with real sugar instead of the now-pariah high fructose corn syrup. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 11, 2010

    Island Restaurant Service Leaves You Stranded

    Photo by Ily GoyanesOur one lifesaver in a sea of desperation.​We should have suspected that something was up when we walked in to a restaurant that was completely empty on a Saturday during lunch, even though it was located in an otherwise a bustling shopping center. Alas, someone must jump on th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 30, 2010

    Cock-Flavored Soup and Other Questionably Named Brands

    FlickrSugar sells, especially in our pleasantly plump society. That's why The Corn Refiners Association is asking the Food and Drug Administration to start calling high-fructose corn syrup "corn sugar."Their motivation is two fold: 1) Scientific research linking obesity and corn syrup have been inco ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 23, 2010

    Target Aims For The Food Market

    This is Target, not Publix.​Target is in the process of completing its redesign of six stores in the Miami area. The new, wider-aisle layouts for each venue feature a 40% increase in food offerings. Groceries now available include fresh produce (seasonal fruit, baby carrots, and bagged lettuce to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 16, 2010

    Fresh Market Not So Fresh

    This is a damn crying shame.Fresh Market is supposed to be a place where a yuppie can go and not be afraid. They play classical music. They give you tiny cups of premium coffee. Their organic yogurt selection is enviable. And in Aventura, even the coconuts on the trees are Louis Vuitton brand. S ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 6, 2010

    Meatless in Miami: To Analog or Not to Analog?

    ​Some veggie folks are on the fence about "meat analogs" (AKA fake meat). Their main argument: I don't want to eat meat, so why would I want something that tastes like meat?" Fair enough for some, but I like to think about it more in terms of logistics: the shape of the burger is convenient, it fi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2010

    Fire Blazes Through Overtown Apartment Building

    Several families were left without shelter after an early morning fire broke out in an apartment building near the corner of NW 3rd Avenue and 11th Terrace in Overtown. According to Channel 10, the fire alarms failed to go off after a second floor apartment caught fire, forcing residents to bang on ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 3, 2010

    Police Hunting For Serial Groper with Sticky Fingers

    ​Police are searching for a man involved in two robberies in the Kendall area who got his hands on more than stolen items. In the two robberies, a man ambushed women as they arrived home. Threatening his victims with a knife he stole their purses, and then proceeded to fondle the women on the brea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 5, 2010

    Target Stores Start Offering Fresh Produce

    Paula Niño​If you've been to Target in North Miami in the past week or two, you may have noticed something different: fresh foods. Bananas, apples, pineapple, meat, salad mixes and other fresh foods now hold a prominent spot in the food section of the store under a sign that reads "fresh grocery. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 16, 2010

    Meatless in Miami: What Better Day To Eat Green Than St. Patrick's Day?

    ​Admittedly, "Irish" and "vegan" aren't two words that you wouldn't usually put together, but this St. Patty's day try out a dairy-free-yet-delicious twist on a classic Irish recipe! I promise you won't even be able to tell the difference.Colcannon is an ages-old traditional dish (there's even a f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 14, 2009

    News Roundup

    Commissioner Marc Sarnoff thinks Miami 21 might make a repeat appearance this fall. [SFBJ]A Miami man was shopping at his local Publix (5715 NW Seventh St.) when some idiot managers thought he stole some eye drops. So they made him go into the bathroom and take off his clothes. I don't know why ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 25, 2009

    Interview With Chef Jeremiah of Bullfrog Eatz, Rick Ross' Personal Chef

    Image via Chef Jeremiah Bullfrog is a professional caterer and personal chef to the Boss, Rick Ross. Short Order recently spoke to Bullfrog via email and asked him a few questions.New Times: What's your name, where you from, what do you do, how did you get started?Chef Jerem ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 3, 2009

    Rev Pedro Martinez Leads HOPE in Miami Beach, Feeds Homeless

    Rev Pedro Martinez Founder and President of H.O.P.E. in Miami Beach Ever wondered why there aren't more social events for homeless people? You know, like places where they can congregate, have a good meal, get some dental care, a new i.d. card, an AIDS test, and just hang out as an invited guest?Rev ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2009

    Prunk TV with Shonie and Drew Sidora

    Def Jam is calling her the "next Mary J. Blige." At the same time, they are telling her to lose some weight for an upcoming video shoot. Her name is Shonie, and we met up over the weekend at Slip N Slide headquarters. Slip N Slide's VP, Julian "Ju-Boy" Booth was hanging out, we talked about Trick Da ... More >>

  • Dining

    April 30, 2009

    Shallow Canyon

    The food at Canyon Ranch Grill won't hurt you, but it won't boost salubrity either.

  • Blogs

    September 19, 2008

    Dinner on a Farm

    Courtesy of Paradise Farms Organic The autumn season is rolling in, a time when crisp humidity fills the Florida air and we can almost smell the pumpkins and squashes and other odorless vegetables growing bountifully on our farms. It is a time when crunchy apples fall from trees -- presumably somew ... More >>

  • Music

    April 24, 2008

    Record Setting

    Sweat Records hangs on for its third year.

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    December 10, 2007
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    October 25, 2007

    Letters from the Issue of October 25, 2007

    "I am not a whore at any price"

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    September 27, 2007
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    September 27, 2007

    Sorry, but Whole Foods is Awesome

    Mmm, beets. Publix is pathetic. And Winn-Dixie’s been wack. Even your neighborhood Milam’s will get a disinterested “meh” from local grocery shopping connoisseurs now. The brand spankin’ new Whole Foods in Coral Gables just opened, and the store owners have spared no expense in making it ... More >>

  • Calendar

    February 22, 2007

    Open Wide!

    SoBe Wine and Food is baaaack

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    August 18, 2005
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    May 12, 2005


    Whole Foods Market

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    March 4, 2004

    Deli Dinner Delights

    Bagel joint invites patrons to stay late and sup chicken

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    November 6, 2003

    Product Watch

    Such tasties as Hot Pockets® Pot Pie Express produce our product mania

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    January 12, 1994

    Brother, Can You Spare a One-Dollar County-Issued Food Voucher?

    Metro's new program for the homeless aims beyond the quick fix. But does it give short shrift to pressing needs?

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