Food & Drink

August 18, 2012

Good reads on food, drink and travel from around the web

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Good reads on food, drink and travel from around the web; locally in South Florida I read South Florida Daily Blog, just like the editor states on his site, he sifts through the news in the South Florida blogosphere [and aggregates it] so you don’t have to; this makes for an easy one-stop-shopping read. Other than South Florida Daily Blog, here are some food, drink and travel highlights of what I’ve read recently. Previous reads.

and for a great read, if you love the South Florida food scene? Check out our newly published book (Globe Pequot Press, $14.95), Food Lovers’ Guide to Miami & Fort Lauderdale

Wine grape ‘bible’ poised for publication A 1,200-page guide to the world’s wine grape varieties, billed as the most comprehensive ever published and co-authored by Jancis Robinson MW -Decanter

Champagne growing season ‘worst in decades’ ,Champagne has had the worst growing season for several decades and the prospects for the 2012 harvest look increasingly bleak -Decanter

Does Champagne improve with age? -Will Lyons for The Wall Street Journal

Silver Status Loses Its Luster for Frequent Fliers, Airlines have cut and crimped perks awarded to the silver-level frequent fliers -The Wall Street Journal

The real madness in hotel Internet fees -Consumer Traveler

Spirit Airlines sued over ‘unconscionable’ fees -USATodayTravel

Why you shouldn’t tip restaurant servers on your credit card -USATodayTravel

I lost my ID. How am I going to get home? -Consumer Traveler

Visitor numbers increase in Florida but at a slower pace -Miami Herald







 
 

 
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Oakland Park Holiday Village Culinary & Cocktail Demonstrations

Next weekend, December 9-11 is the Oakland Park Holiday Village weekend at Jaco Pastorius Park. The three day event will feature vendor artists, crafters and food artisans; a family friendly event, spotlights visits from Santa ...
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SOUTH FLORIDA LIVE MUSIC: Solid Brass Band at Oakland Park Music on Main Street

SOUTH FLORIDA LIVE MUSIC: Solid Brass Band at Oakland Park Music on Main Street

In collaboration with the Oakland Park Culinary Arts District, South Florida Food and Wine hosts the monthly Oakland Park Music & Food Trucks on Main Street concert series. The free concerts and are held at Oakland Park Cit...
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2016 Oakland Park Holiday Village December 9-11, 2016 at Jaco Pastorius Park

2016 Oakland Park Holiday Village December 9-11, 2016 at Jaco Pastorius Park

The 2016 Oakland Park Holiday Village will take place December 9-11, 2016. The weekend’s events begin on Friday night from 6-10pm at Music on Main Street/Rockin’ with Santa at Oakland Park City Hall, and just a short wa...
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Things to do on Thanksgiving, [other than eat] in South Florida 2016

If you’re not cooking Thanksgiving Dinner, not hosting a gaggle of people and not into watching the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade then a few events happening around South Florida might interest you. Let’s sta...
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