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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Jardin West Palm Beach Launches A 15-Course “Chef’s Grand Tasting” Summer Dinner Series

Jardin in downtown West Palm Beach has launched a 15-course “Chef’s Grand Tasting” summer dinner series. Intimate and exclusive, Jardin’s “Chef’s Grand Tasting” will be taking reservations for only eight foo...
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Foie Gras

The Biltmore’s Palme d’Or Celebrates the Hotel’s 90th Anniversary with Special $90 Nine-Course Menu

The Biltmore Hotel’s award-winning, signature French restaurant Palme d’Or invites guests to celebrate the historic Coral Gables hotel’s 90th anniversary with a $90 nine-course menu from July 1-30th. Michelin-starred ...
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Edgewater Beach Hotel Naples Fire Pit. Photo Credit: Edgewater Beach Hotel Naples

Florida Weekend Getaway to Edgewater Beach Hotel Naples

The Edgewater Beach Hotel in Naples is a boutique all-suite hotel situated on seven miles of the glorious white-sand beach, the southwest of Florida is known for. Edgewater Beach Hotel is a quiet resort-style property that i...
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Solid Brass

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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