Eat: Talavera, Cocina Mexicana and Some Formidable Pottery


On a rainy June morning I went to see a fantastically entertaining film called Chinese Puzzle (Director Cedric Klapisch) at the Coral Gables Art … [Read more...]

Eat: Les Dames’ Smith & Wollensky Awards Legacy and Scholarship Luncheon

Besides the USDA Prime steaks, the restaurant offers very copious platters of veggies too.

Les Dames d’Escoffier Awards Legacy and Scholarship luncheon honoring Melissa Michel and Olivia Agrenot took place recently at the very popular Smith … [Read more...]

Eat: Inspired By Nature, Dinner at Essensia on Miami Beach


Essensia embraces a farm-to-table philosophy and offers a seasonal selection of global wholesome cuisine in an unforgettable tropical setting. Chef … [Read more...]

Live Blog: R House Restaurant and White Porch Gallery

There is a new dining experience in Wynwood, R House, conceptualized and designed by chef/owner Rocco Carulli, featuring Asian, Mediterranean and … [Read more...]

Chow: Wild Sea Oyster Bar & Grille, Worth the Drive


If you’re into fresh, very fresh seafood in an exclusive environment just a short drive north from Miami, then you really need to taste some of the … [Read more...]

Chow: CHEEN-huaye, Authentic Southern Mexican Food


  A friend introduced me to this casual, Southern Mexican Cuisine restaurant on Biscayne Blvd. and 154th St., a while back. I was very … [Read more...]