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    November 1, 2013

    J. Wakefield Brewing Company to Open in Wynwood

    J. Wakefield Brewing announced yesterday that it now has a place to call home. The brewery will be located in Wynwood. This is the third brewery confirmed in the district in less than two months. Wynwood will soon be a concrete jungle of vibrant graffiti art with a river of beer flowing through it ... More >>

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    October 30, 2013

    Halloween Freebies and Deals: Sweetness Bakeshop, Krispy Kreme, Daily Melt, and More

    Halloween leaves grown ups feeling a lot like the Trix Rabbit -- unfairly deprived just because we're past puberty. Too old for trick or treating, seriously? Don't we deserve free goodies given all the shitty adult responsibilities we're saddled with? Luckily, there are some places that believing ... More >>

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    October 30, 2013

    Deliver Lean Is Your Gateway to Veganism

    I've always wanted to try one of those meal plan services. After all, the thought of coming home to find something waiting that doesn't have chemicals or tons of added sodium sounds extremely appealing. Trouble is that most of the meal plans out there involve eating beef and pork and at home, I try ... More >>

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    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 >>

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    October 23, 2013

    The Hoxton in Brickell Has Closed

    The Hoxton Miami has closed. Just this year, the lounge was recognized for having the best cocktails in Miami New Times' Best Of issue, but well crafted drinks and a lively atmosphere apparently couldn't keep the two-level lounge/club alive. See also: Best Cocktails - The Hoxton

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    October 22, 2013

    New York City's "Weed Fairy" Is From Miami

    Halloween came a little early for New Yorkers this season, or at the very least, some of them were given a second excuse to gorge on candy. Apparently, there's a "weed fairy," and she's using social media to spread a very chill message. On Friday, the internet lit up with news of a mysterious benef ... More >>

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    October 22, 2013

    The Best Twitter Reactions to the End of the Miami Hurricanes Scandal

    It's over, folks. It's finally over, and the fact that Twitter is full of gloating jokes about the end of the messy NCAA investigation into the University of Miami athletics department tells you everything you need to know.

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    October 21, 2013

    Sabor Nica in Little Havana: Argument Leaves Two Dead

    An argument between two men at a Little Havana restaurant took a violent turn over the weekend, when one man shot another, then apparently killed himself. This past Saturday evening, a man pulled a gun on another man inside Sabor Nica Restaurant at 49 NW 12th Ave. around 5 p.m., shot the other in f ... More >>

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    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 >>

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    October 16, 2013

    Win Tickets to the Hess Select South Beach Seafood Festival

    The Hess Select South Beach Seafood Festival is this Saturday, October 19, turning the area around 9th Street and Ocean Drive into a small village of pop-up restaurants. Some of Miami's finest restaurants will participate, serving delicious offerings straight from the ocean like calamari, octopus, ... More >>

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    October 16, 2013

    Is This Miley Cyrus at Regent Cocktail Club?

    Was Miley Cyrus at the Regent Cocktail Club last night? So far, we can't confirm whether the ex-Disney pop princess-turned-twerker was at the classy cocktail lounge last evening, but an anonymous source tells us that a young lady who certainly looked like Miley, surrounded by an entourage, spent aro ... More >>

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    October 10, 2013

    Underground Dining Guide: Kulinary Therapy to Cobaya to Shelley-belly to Copperbox

    Underground dinners and pop-up events are two very different things. When you sign up for a pop-up, you know where you'll be dining, what you'll be eating, and who will be cooking your meal. Underground dinners -- also known as supper clubs -- are planned clandestinely. You might pay for a seat be ... More >>

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    October 4, 2013

    Oscar Mayer Wienermobile in Miami This Weekend: Come and Meat the Hotdoggers

    The Oscar Mayer Wienermobile is back in the Miami area this weekend. The legendary hot dog-shaped cars travel the country on a mission to share the joys of eating meat tubes. The Wienermobile is driven by Hotdoggers, a dozen recent college grads who drive the fleet of six hot dog-shaped vehicles in ... More >>

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    October 2, 2013

    Walmart in Midtown Miami: Opponents Take Their Appeal to City Hall Tonight

    Tonight, critics will once again outline their opposition to Walmart's midtown Miami plans. And while the Planning, Zoning, and Appeals Board meeting won't be the last time the issue arises, it will likely be opponents' best shot to derail the big-box store's development project. It was the same bo ... More >>

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    October 2, 2013

    Health Insurance Marketplace Either Works Only on Internet Explorer or Not at All

    The Health Insurance Marketplace ostensibly opened yesterday. Beginning at midnight, Americans could create an account and shop for coverage plans that would go into effect at the beginning of next year. The operative word here being "ostensibly." Somehow the biggest hindrance to the rolling out of ... More >>

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    September 27, 2013

    Miami's Best Eats and Drinks this Weekend: Cluck and a Breaking Bad Watch Party

    When you rushed out of your house this morning, did you spill coffee all over your shirt? Did you forget to turn off the kitchen light? Did you leave thinking I'm over all of this -- pour me a drink? Been there. And it totally sucks. But you know what? In just a few hours, you'll have your weekend ... More >>

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    September 27, 2013

    Lee Brian Schrager on the South Beach Wine & Food Festival's Bar Mitzvah

    The South Beach Wine & Food Festival turns 13 in 2014, and Lee Brian Schrager, creator of the festival and vice president of corporate communications and national events at Southern Wine & Spirits of America Inc., knew exactly how he wanted to celebrate: a good old-fashioned bar mitzvah. "I wanted ... More >>

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    September 26, 2013

    Armed Citizens Project Is Now Offering Free Shotguns to People in Florida

    The Armed Citizens Project does exactly what its name implies: It hands out guns for free. Now the Texas-based nonprofit is turning its bullet-blasting beneficence on the Sunshine State. Promising to "deter crime by empowering neighborhoods," the ACP has already begun distributing shotguns in Orlan ... More >>

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    September 26, 2013

    Food Network City Eats at The Conrad Tonight

    9 to 5 might suck, but reverse it and you got yourself an extended happy hour. Now add some half priced drinks to that and a view of the Magic City from 25 floors up, and you're dealing with something television network worthy. The bar at The Conrad, lis teaming up with Food Network's City Eats to ... More >>

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    September 25, 2013

    Miami Heat Twitter Breakdown: LeBron Reigns, Haslem's Boring, Battier Only Follows 9 People

    The NBA season is still a month away but already Miami is bubbling with news about our back-to-back champion ballers. Michael Beasley has returned, hopefully minus the marijuana habit. Draft pick James Ennis is already king of the koalas. And you may soon be able to buy a jersey with "Jesus Shuttles ... More >>

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    September 25, 2013

    Gucci Mane and Ten Other Drug-Addicted Rappers

    Gucci Mane has been going berserk lately. He spewed a bunch of hate speech about Brick Squad and how he banged Nicki Minaj via Twitter, and then his own friend called the cops and had him arrested for erratic behavior (getting an ice-cream cone tatted on his face wasn't a first clue?) -- but it seem ... More >>

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    September 23, 2013

    Eating House: Hearty Lunch for Vegetarians

    Many people -- even dyed-in-the-wool carnivores -- don't choose a meat-laden lunch. Maybe it's because of the fear of an afternoon torpor that stunts any creative work time, maybe it's the thought of a decadent over-the-top dinner that leads people to eat a vegetarian mid-day meal. In any event, th ... More >>

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    September 23, 2013

    Burger Beast Turns Five: Celebrate His Blogiversary at Sakaya Kitchen Tonight

    Five years ago, a mild-mannered fan of comfort food started a blog. The first post? A review of East Side Pizza on September 12, 2008, where the fledgling blogger ate a Swiss Alp burger and wrote the following: I give them points for attempting fresh ground beef at a pizza joint. Burger was good, ... More >>

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    September 20, 2013

    Rusty Pelican's A Taste Of Peru: Third Annual Gourmet Festival Next Tuesday

    The Peruvian-American Chamber of Commerce will be presenting the third Peru Gourmet Festival next Tuesday, showcasing both the food and drink of the South American country. Marisol Chocano Gomez, president of the Chamber, says the event will feature, "The best Peruvian restaurants in South Florida ... More >>

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    September 18, 2013

    Green Papaya: Duck Noodle Soup and More Are Sure to Wash Away That Cold

    Oh the weather outside is frightful and if you are looking for soup that is delightful, pay a visit to Green Papaya in Miami Lakes. Between the rain and everyone seeming to have the start of a sore throat, come lunchtime we have been looking for one thing: soup as a meal. Green Papaya, the little Vi ... More >>

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    September 17, 2013

    Cookie Monster Is 007 and the Biscotti Kid: Snack On. Snack Off.

    The 44th season of Sesame Street premiered Monday and the show and its Muppets are still as fresh and topical as the first year they were introduced. For over four decades, the children's show has taught children to read, share their toys, count, and deal with a number of heavy topics like adoption ... More >>

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    September 13, 2013

    Miami's Best Eats and Drinks this Weekend: Free Beer, Barbecue, and Mezcal

    This weekend is all about getting your freebies on. The only thing that tastes better than the most expensive caviar is the most expensive caviar when it's given to you for free -- amiright? For the next few days, enjoy free suds at Gramps, free barbecue from Sparky's Roadside Barbecue, free Mezcal ... More >>

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    September 13, 2013

    Marlins Rookies Dressed in Pink Tanks and Bootie Shorts Yesterday

    Is there anything more embarrassing for a baseball player to wear than a Marlins jersey? A pink spandex tank top and bootie shorts might come close. Every year the Marlins make their rookie players dress up in some ridiculous outfit. So yesterday first year players, including Jose Fernandez, were ... More >>

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    September 12, 2013

    Tip Drill on Quitting Stripping, Doing Hip-Hop: "It's Hard to Make People Take Me Serious"

    There was no doubt, as 2012 got started, that Kenisha "Tip Drill" Myree was at the top of Miami's stripper food chain. The top-drawing dancer at King of Diamonds, she pulled in as much as 10 grand a shift. There were a couple nights, she says, where she brought home $20,000. Thanks to a jaw-droppin ... More >>

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    September 11, 2013

    How to Make Your Own Pumpkin Spice Latte (Photos)

    Fall is upon us, which means the masses are officially going apeshit over all things pumpkin. And number one on most people's list is Starbucks' universally adored Pumpkin Spice Latte. We admit, it's damn delicious. But at $5 or $6 a pop, drinking it daily will break the bank. And you need to save ... More >>

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    September 9, 2013

    Tostones Rellenos de Camarones at Molina's Ranch Restaurant

    When looking for lunch in Hialeah, several of the city's best food writers pointed us in the direction of Molina's Ranch Restaurant. A local favorite that serves up consistent, high quality Cuban food. The menu is so large that a local abogado takes ads in it. Where do you begin? We suggest the tos ... More >>

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    September 5, 2013

    50 Eggs, Chef Bee Twitter War: "Classic Bully Tactics," "Leave Him Bee"

    Last week, a flame was ignited in the Miami restaurant world when 50 Eggs Restaurant Company LLC sued former Khong River House executive chef Piyarat Potha Arreeratn, better known as Chef Bee. The lawsuit, filed in Miami-Dade Circuit Court on August 27, alleges Chef Bee violated several agreements ... More >>

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    September 4, 2013

    Exploding Chobani: Greek Yogurt Pulled After Facebook Complaints

    Chobani is my favorite morning treat. One of the leaders in the Greek yogurt craze, Chobani is creamy, protein-rich, and quick. So, imagine my delight when the company introduced some new tropical flavors like Key Lime. Then, imagine my disappointment when I opened the yogurt and found a clumpy, wa ... More >>

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    September 3, 2013

    Sandbar's Five-Pound Burrito: Extreme Eating in the Grove

    It's listed right there on the Sandbar Sports Grill menu along with chicken wings, smoked fish dip, and hurricanes. Coconut Grove's very own Man vs. Food challenge. A five-pound burrito (in your choice of chicken or steak) is offered for $24.95, along with the message: Everything but the kitchen ... More >>

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    August 30, 2013

    Miami Dolphins Accidentally Tweet Photo of Player's Ass

    Usually if the Miami Dolphins are putting booty on display it's their cheerleaders, but according to Deadspin their official Twitter account accidentally sent out a picture with a big, while serving of player's ass in the background.

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    August 26, 2013

    A Passage to India Pop-Up Coming to Ritz-Carlton Coconut Grove

    The Ritz-Carlton Coconut Grove is getting exotic for one month with its pop-up A Passage to India. Though it sounds like an epic movie starring Meryl Streep, A Passage to India is actually the name of the pop-up restaurant taking over the luxury property's restaurant Bizcaya from Thursday, October ... More >>

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    August 22, 2013

    Pi Kappa Alpha Suspension: Here Are the Rest of the FIU Frat's Incriminating Facebook Posts

    Yesterday, Florida International University suspended its Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity over Facebook posts showing drug deals, hazing, and creep shots of naked women -- at least one of them allegedly underage. But the incriminating posts go beyond that unholy trio of offenses to include insulting prof ... More >>

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    July 30, 2013

    Beer Drinkers More Likely to Get Bitten by Mosquitoes

    Summer in Miami. You get home from a long day, grab a beer, and sit on your patio. Suddenly, you're ambushed. Mosquitoes swarm your ankles and arms, piercing your flesh as you frantically swat the blood-sucking parasites. You run into the shelter of your home, slam the door behind you, and hope none ... More >>

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    July 26, 2013

    Boxpark Opens: Citrus-Cured Triggerfish and Brickell Pickles

    Boxpark, the second of the trilogy of British-Inspired establishments by Nobu alum Santiago Rodriguez, opened this past Tuesday, July 23, in Brickell. The third piece to the puzzle, Harvey Wolf, will begin operating in the fall. Though Boxpark is a "sister" to The Hoxton, the decor and menu couldn' ... More >>

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    July 26, 2013

    Iron Fork Chefs DeRosa, Rapicavoli Get Into Twitter War

    We'll admit it. We kinda started it when we asked a few questions of Giorgio Rapicavoli and Jamie DeRosa, the two chefs set to compete in this year's Iron Fork and Miami Spice kickoff event, presented by the Downtown Development Authority, on August 1 at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing ... More >>

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    July 25, 2013

    "Blurred Lines" Food-Related Parodies: Watch The Awesomeness Here (Video)

    We're sort of obsessed with Robin Thicke's "Blurred Lines." In fact, we'll even go so far as to confess to taking writing breaks to dance around the office. Maybe it's the catchy "Got to Give It Up" sampling and the '70s funk vibe, but it's the song of the summer of 2013. And with success come par ... More >>

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    July 23, 2013

    Miami Dolphins Rookies Got Some Awesome Two-Tone Hairdos As Part of Hazing

    The Miami Dolphins have assembled for training camp with expectations set higher for the promising revamped roster than they have been in years, but that doesn't mean the mood is too heavy. Team veterans put Dolphins rookies through some playful hazing by playing hairstylist with a bit of bleach and ... More >>

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    July 22, 2013

    Anthony Bourdain on Geraldo Rivera Topless Rant

    Anthony Bourdain is at it again. The celebrity chef and author is on yet another Twitter rant. and the object of his scorn is none other than Geraldo Rivera. First, a few weeks ago, Bourdain tweeted a completely justified message about Justin Bieber's pissing in a restaurant bucket instead of walki ... More >>

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    July 16, 2013

    Hakkasan Introduces New Summer Menu Items

    There is little doubt that Hakkasan, the sexy, elegant Chinese restaurant at the Fontainebleau Hotel, is one of the best places to dine on Chinese cuisine in Miami Beach. Because of this, the restaurant could rest on its laurels, serving the same dishes and still getting kudos from its tony clientel ... More >>

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    July 15, 2013

    Fairchild Garden's Mango Festival: A Celebration of Tropical Fruit

    The humid weather and threat of rain didn't deter thousands of people from flocking to Fairchild Tropical Botanic Gardens to celebrate the mango with music, food, tastings, and a live auction of rare varieties of the sweet fruit. The festival, held over two days, featured a host of opportunities to ... More >>

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    July 9, 2013

    Meet Mango Man for a Fruity Drink Weekends in July (Recipes)

    Miami mango mania is about to reach new heights this weekend when Mango Man -- a guy in an orange polyester suit -- and Finlandia Vodka host two different mango invasion bar crawls every Saturday and Sunday in July. Finlandia will host mango drink specials and promotions at two informal bar crawl r ... More >>

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    July 1, 2013

    Best Eats & Drinks This Week: Barbecue, Burlesque, Burgers & Bourbon

    America's birthday is around the corner and it's time to celebrate. Not just any party will do for the red, white and blue. We need to be immersed in all things that make this country great. Sure, we're talking about freedom and flagrantly illegal fireworks displays; but we're also discussing booze, ... More >>

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    June 25, 2013

    The Crab House Closes After Three Decades

    Another Miami landmark restaurant has closed. The Crab House closed Sunday evening, marking an end to more than 30 years of waterfront dining. Designed to look like a lighthouse, the Crab House on the 79th Street Causeway was a beacon for people wanting a decent seafood meal at a reasonable price ... More >>

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    June 24, 2013

    Miami Heat Cake: Sweet, Sweet Bling For a White Hot Team

    How do you fete a team that brought the entire city of Miami to its feet in a celebration of team spirit and hometown pride? Well, cake is always nice, but let's face it -- you're not going to the supermarket on the way home to pick something up for the Miami Heat. You're going to want something a ... More >>

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    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 >>

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