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    September 18, 2013

    Miami Dolphins Opener: 11 Fun Drink Ideas For This Weekend's Game

    Sunday marks the first Miami Dolphins home game of the year, which means it's time to dust off those tents and charcoal grills that have been laying in your garage for the past eight months. It appears the Dolphins have raised their game on the field, so it's only fair you meet that intensity off of ... More >>

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    August 22, 2013

    First 100 Breakfast Sammies Free at Daily Melt Next Wednesday

    If you're bored with the usual suspects for your morning sustenance, a few more interesting options are on the way, courtesy of the Daily Melt. The midtown outpost of the local grilled-cheese chain is about to launch a breakfast menu, and it's celebrating by giving away 100 free morning melts next ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 3, 2013

    Wood Tavern Owner to Open Pizzeria, Convenience Store

    Fans of Wynwood's hipster haunt Wood Tavern, get stoked! Soon you'll be able to pair that IPA with a piece of pizza and a candy bar, should you be so inclined. Owner Cesar Morales has officially entered into a lease for the muraled, two-story building behind Wood, and he plans to start serving up p ... More >>

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    March 27, 2013

    What to Put in an Adult Easter Basket

    While the excitement of an early morning Easter basket hunt is generally considered kid's domain, Easter Sunday is actually much more momentous for adults. After all, it marks the end of 40 painful days and nights of Lenten sacrifice. And hell, even if you leave all the religious jazz out of the eq ... More >>

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    March 7, 2013
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    March 5, 2013

    Free Grilled Cheese at the New Times Daily Melt Meetup This Friday

    If you're not a fan of melty, golden, cheesy goodness pressed between two slices of toasty bread, you're probably not human. So why are you reading a food blog, android freak? This widespread love for the classic childhood sammie means Miaimians should be stoked for the Daily Melt, the newest addit ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 22, 2013

    Justin Timberlake and Jay-Z Reveal Legends of the Summer Tour Dates, Including Miami

    Will JT and Jay-Z be hitting up the MIA? Last week, after Timberlake admitted "[Jay and I] are definitely going to go on tour" while walking the Grammys' red carpet, we here at Crossfade insisted: "These two dapper dudes gotta make a stop in Miami, right?" And it seems as though Justin and Mr. Car ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 14, 2012

    New York Times Review of Guy Fieri's Restaurant Is a Snarky Must-Read

    New York Times food critic Pete Wells has reviewed Guy Fieri's new Times Square-area restaurant, Guy's American Kitchen & Bar.Well, it's less a review than a fully-formed script for a Saturday Night Live episode in which a food critic asks the bowling shirt-attired television personality...why? ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 26, 2012

    Modern English's Robbie Grey on "I Melt With You" Fame: "It Was Literally Thrust Upon Us"

    Essex, England-birthed five-piece Modern English boasts a legacy that's pretty much the reverse of its '80s post-punk peers. Where similar outfits enjoyed serious commercial success in their homeland but only cult-band status in the U.S., frontman Robbie Grey and Modern English achieved the opposi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 19, 2012

    The Meal at Romney's Boca Fundraiser: Golden Opulence Sundae and More

    There's been a ton of talk going on recently about the video of Mitt Romney's fundraiser in Boca Raton that was leaked to Mother Jones magazine. Yes, we're talking about the one where he called 47 percent of Americans freeloaders. We found out that the private fundraiser had a price tag of $50,000 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 30, 2012

    Swedish Study Says Chocolate Prevents Strokes In Men

    We love chocolate and for years, researchers have been finding ways for chocolate to love us back. In the past, we've found out that chocolate (the darker the better) is actually filled with antioxidants, has anti-clotting properties (much like aspirin), and can lower blood pressure. Not to mention ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2012

    Five Best Chocolate Cereals: Cocoa Puffs to Cocoa Krispies

    Jean-Paul Sartre once famously said there are just two types of people in this world: those who like Cocoa Puffs, and those who prefer Cocoa Krispies. Or maybe it was Seinfeld who said it. Either way, the world keeps evolving, and, lo and behold, there are now other cocoa-flavored breakfast cereals ... More >>

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    September 8, 2011
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    September 2, 2011

    Gene Simmons and Shannon Tweed Getting Married: Ten Kiss Cake Ideas

    Gene Simmons and Shannon Tweed, via PeopleGene Simmons will finally marry Shannon Tweed on October 1.​Kiss frontman Gene Simmons and former Playboy Playmate Shannon Tweed will finally tie the knot -- after being together for 28 years and raising two children to adulthood.We're wondering two t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 26, 2011

    The Cheescake Factory Unveils New Cheesecake for National Cheesecake Day

    ​It's no secret that the Cheesecake Factory takes its cheesecake seriously. The menu boasts more than 30 cheesecakes, and for National Cheesecake Day this Saturday, July 30, another will be added to the repertoire. Hint: It'll duel the famous and sinfully decadent Godiva Chocolate Cheesecake. Also ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2011

    Swensen's Hugs & Kisses An Ideal Valentine's Day Sundae

    John ZurSwensen's Hugs and Kisses sundae​With Valentine's Day just around the corner -- February 14, dummy -- couples are looking for a romantic. old school place to share an ice cream sundae. They should check out Swensen's Restaurant and Ice Cream, on US-1 in Coral Gables. The Hugs & Kisses ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 19, 2010

    Author Julie Pech: Eat More (But Better) Chocolate

    No, you can't eat the book.Don't hate Julie Pech because she has the best gig on the planet. It took some serious guts ​for the gal to toss her corporate job years ago to pursue her passion--chocolate--and share the knowledge she gleaned about this wonder food by writing an informative, research-b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 20, 2010

    Hershey Highway Leads To Child Labor

    ​This past Tuesday was declared I Love Reese's Day by Hershey's -- the makers of Reese's Peanut Butter Cups (which reminds me: more news forthcoming soon on Short Order's I Love Short Order Day). The groups Global Exchange, Green America Today, Oasis USA, and The International Labor Rights Forum d ... More >>

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    May 20, 2010

    Chipwich Inventor Dies

    Courtesy Blue Chip Foods​Richard LaMotta, who created the Chipwich from his Sweet Tooth ice cream parlor in Englewood, New Jersey, passed away two days ago at age 67. The bearded Brooklyn native came up with the notion in the late Seventies -- a  four-ounce slab of vanilla ice cream, sandwich ... More >>

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    January 14, 2010
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    September 17, 2009

    Top Ten Old Time Vintage Candy Brands That Are Still Relevant and Some That Aren't

    ​ Old people like to talk about "way back when," and how everything was different, and better. Like "Way back when I was a kid a candy bar cost a nickel, and that's when a nickel meant something."Looking at the ad to the left we can't figure out why if a nickel meant so much that they're telling p ... More >>

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    January 22, 2009

    Go Loco for Cocoa

    And break us off a piece of that.

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    September 18, 2008
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    June 8, 2006
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    August 5, 1999

    Hardly a Sinker

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