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South Florida Pumpkin Patches from Palm Beach to Key West Green Markets

Pumpkin Patches in South Florida from Palm Beach to Key West 2016

It’s that time again to be on the lookout for pumpkins, and they’re on the way. Fall weekend mornings were made for pumpkin picking and hayrides so check out the South Florida pumpkin patches (or church parking lot, where many of these pumpkin patches seem to be!) as they are plentiful once again this year. Most “Pumpkin [...]

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Tickets on Sale for 7th Annual LUCKYRICE Grand Feast Miami

The 7th Annual LUCKYRICE Grand Feast Miami presented by Bombay Sapphire EAST Gin will take place on Friday November 11, from 7:30PM – 11:00PM at The Raleigh Hotel Pool & Oasis. Top Chef champion and James Beard Award-winning Chef Paul Qui from Miami’s newest ‘Pao by Paul Qui’ at the Faena will host the celebration. LUCKYRICE returns to the Magic City for a night of Asian epicurean [...]

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South Florida Green Markets and Farmers Markets

Farmers Markets are sprouting up all over South Florida. Local and organic fruits and vegetables are plentiful as well as many artisan products are available such as baked goods and breads, jelly’s, cheeses, eggs, flowers and plants. Every market is different yet they all continue to grow and expand weekly both with vendors and visitors. [...]

Gumbo Cookoff Competition at Big Dog Station benefiting Gilda’s Club South Florida Fort Lauderdale

Gumbo Cookoff Competition at Big Dog Station benefiting Gilda’s Club South Florida

So you think you can cook? You think you can gumbo? Well here’s your chance. Big Dog Station in Oakland Park is holding its annual Gumbo Cookoff Competition on November 12th with proceeds benefiting Gilda’s Club South Florida. Applications are now being accepted for teams. The winning team gets bragging rights and a trophy. Teams [...]

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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 [...]

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 [...]