International Smoke opens Aventura location

Bestselling cookbook author Ayesha Curry and renowned Chef Michael Mina have joined forces once again, opening a third International Smoke location Feb. 27 at Aventura Mall. The restaurant’s locations in San Francisco and Houston has received guests such as President Barack Obama and rapper Drake. According to a press release

2019-03-26T10:45:03+00:00March 1st, 2019|Food & Dining, Lifestyle, News|

‘Bout Damn Time whiskey festival comes to Miami [Video]

The Wharf Miami hosted the “‘Bout Damn Time: American Whiskey Festival” late last month, an event that featured over 800 whiskeys , live country music and a cowboy performing rope tricks. There were several bars stationed throughout the venue during the Jan. 31 event, each serving a different brand of whiskey and run by

2019-02-18T12:18:59+00:00February 8th, 2019|Food & Dining, Lifestyle|

GrowFest festival takes over Homestead

On Saturday and Sunday, Redland’s Fruit & Spice Park hosted its sixth annual GrowFest festival. The festival, said organizers, focused on educating people about the importance of agriculture and sustainability. It also showcased many local vendors and growers who were ready to share their knowledge and expertise on all things grown and organic.

2019-02-04T12:41:07+00:00October 17th, 2018|Export, Food & Dining, Lifestyle|

Doral restaurant extends welcome to often-ignored members of family [Video]

A Doral restaurant is catering to a new breed of diners with its special “Woof Menu,” designed for canines who can now join their owners for dinner at the partially open-air establishment.   Dog owners who frequent the high-end restaurant are delighted to find that instead of taking “doggie-bags” home to their pets, they can

2019-02-04T12:37:48+00:00June 22nd, 2018|Export, Food & Dining, Lifestyle, Video/Audio|

A couple sells Japanese treat with American twist – people can’t get enough

In an ordinary kitchen in Deerfield Beach, a husband-wife duo bakes a traditional Japanese snack with a delicious American twist. They sell out at every event. Taiyaki – literally “baked seabream” – is a beloved Japanese cake that imitates the shape of a red seabream fish and is usually filled with sweetened “azuki” beans. By Maria

2018-05-25T16:35:54+00:00May 25th, 2018|Business, Food & Dining, Pickups|

A farmer’s market brings in thousands of people every weekend [Video]

Right off I-95, nestled between Sheridan and Taft Street, the Yellow Green Farmer’s Market is located right in the heart of South Florida. Offering 100,000 square feet of open space, the market houses more than 300 vendors selling everything from seasonal fresh foods to artisanal goods. Whether you’re in the market for organic herbal remedies, fresh

2018-08-07T18:54:53+00:00May 18th, 2018|Food & Dining, Lifestyle, Video/Audio|

SOBE Fest Kidz Kitchen recap

On Feb. 24, as part of Food Network and Cooking Channel South Beach Wine and Food Festival, the Badia Spices’ Fun and Fit as a Family Featuring Goya Foods Kidz Kitchen was held at the Philip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science in Downtown Miami.   The two-day event included live demos, hands on opportunities and book signings by celebrity

2018-02-27T11:43:55+00:00February 27th, 2018|Food & Dining, Lifestyle, Video/Audio|

Bites on the Beach highlights include key to the city, Smash Mouth and more than 30 top chefs

Giada De Laurentiis received a key to City of Miami Beach from Mayor Dan Gelber Thursday night at Barilla's Italian Bites on the Beach, one of many events occurring this weekend at the 17th annual Food Network and Cooking Channel South Beach Wine and Food Festival (SOBEWFF).  “There’s nothing like Miami anywhere,” she said. “And you know I love Italy, but there is something very

2018-02-25T15:57:51+00:00February 23rd, 2018|Food & Dining, Lifestyle|

Eating disorders and college students – a dangerous combination

Though eating disorders cross gender, age and racial lines, female college students are thought to be particularly vulnerable with one study finding 15 percent of women between 17 and 24 struggle with the issue. The Multi-Service Eating Disorders Association also found that 20 percent of college students acknowledged having -- or having had -- an

2017-11-02T10:53:17+00:00November 2nd, 2017|Food & Dining, Lifestyle, News, Public Safety|

The link between diet and headaches

There is nothing more frustrating than dealing with a headache. This pain can totally ruin your day. But in addition to traditional medicines, some natural alternatives are becoming more popular, including certain types of food. By Adriana Finol South Florida News Service @SFNS_News • Instagram• Facebook  “Quinoa, spinach, egg, and pineapple are some of the foods we

2017-10-31T11:34:27+00:00October 31st, 2017|Food & Dining, Lifestyle|