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Jardin West Palm Beach Hosts Hands-on Craft Cocktail Classes

Jardin, the new West Palm Beach restaurant from rising culinary stars and husband-wife team Jordan Lerman and Stephanie Cohen, is teaching cocktail enthusiasts how to blend, muddle and garnish their way to cocktail bliss. Whether an uncertain beginner or enthusiast of the craft, this class is ideal for anyone looking to manage their home bar and add some new libations to their repertoire. Jardin’s Bar Chief Deanna Thibeau will take guests through [...]

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Zen & Tonic, Cocktail Book, Launch Party at 13 American Table

13 American Table Boca Raton will host  a Zen & Tonic cocktail party on January 19th. “Zen & Tonic,” is a cocktail book penned by Jules Aron, whose philosophy is to create cocktails using ingredients you can find in your own backyard or local farmer’s market. The event will take place from 7-9 p.m at [...]

10th Annual Sarasota Forks & Corks Food and Wine Festival 2017 Events

10th Annual Sarasota Forks & Corks Food and Wine Festival January 27th – 29th, 2017

Forks & Corks Sarasota celebrates its 10 year milestone January 29, 2017. Forks & Corks presented by The Sarasota-Manatee Originals is a group of nearly 60 locally owned and operated restaurants. Forks & Corks food and wine festival draws widespread attention to the prevalence of quality, independently-owned restaurants in the Sarasota-Manatee area of Florida. Forks [...]

Oakland Park Culinary Arts Showcase 2017 Fort Lauderdale

3rd Annual Oakland Park Culinary Arts Showcase Returns for the 2017 Season

In partnership with the Oakland Park Community Redevelopment Agency, South Florida Food and Wine is bringing back the popular Oakland Park Culinary Arts Showcase for its third season launching on Thursday, January 5th at Jaco Pastorius Park. The Culinary Arts Showcase spotlights local restaurants in the Oakland Park area where visiting chefs will prepare, demonstrate [...]

Roasted Cauliflower Steak and Roasted Garlic Food & Drink

Recipe: Roasted Cauliflower Steaks

We’re on a self-imposed 30 day challenge here at South Florida Food and Wine of strictly plant-based foods, no alcohol, and no wheat. The reason is we over-indulged all summer and Labor Day Weekend seemed to be the cherry on the sundae. So drastic times calls for drastic measures. A reset is in order. We [...]

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All-you-can-eat Stone Crabs in South Florida, October 15, 2016 – May 15, 2017

Stone Crabs, while many restaurants are serving this seasonal delicacy as appetizers and à la carte entrées it’s the all-you-can-eat Stone Crab deals at a handful of South Florida restaurants that have the reservation phone lines jammed up for hours and the standard host/hostess response “sorry no seats available” when you show up without a reservation. The prices [...]