Category Archives: foodies

Lisbon: a Foodie Heaven

For me, food is the main focus of every trip.  Last year’s sister reunion in Lisbon was no exception. Traveling with three sisters is tricky. Luckily, we all share a love of good food, thanks to our mom, who in our minds was one of the best cooks ever.  Here’s a roundup if you only…



Jeremiah Tower: The Last Magnificent, documentary executive produced by Anthony Bourdain

JEREMIAH TOWER: THE LAST MAGNIFICENT, a fascinating documentary executive produced by Anthony Bourdain, is a character exploration of the legendary chef – and the enigmatic mystery of his genius.  The documentary opens May 19 and June 2 in South Florida at select movie theaters.  Attention all chefs, wannabe chefs, foodies and anyone who likes to eat,…



Finka Table and Tap, best Cuban, Korean, Peruvian Fusion

Expect the unexpected when you visit Finka Table and Tap, a Cuban, Korean, Peruvian Fusion gastropub, inside a brick building that previously housed KFC.  A 260 seater that would make any chef/owner run a mile but not pint sized Chef Eileen Andrade. She’s a little firecracker with enough energy to shoot off a rocket!  I…



Wok Star Supper Club, huge success at Drunken Dragon

Thank you everyone who came out to celebrate my Wok Star Supper Club at Drunken Dragon this past Sunday. Everyone raved about the exotic flavors of each dish, what a successful dinner gathering to conquer the summer blues and celebrate what would have been my mom’s birthday, my mom would have approved! Chef Xavier Torres…



August Events

Casting Call for new Food Network TV Show! The producers of Food Network’s “The Great Food Truck Race” are holding a nationwide search for a new supermarket themed reality series! Contestants will race against the clock using their shopping savvy and cooking know-how for a chance of winning up to $20,000! Chefs and professional cooks…



South Florida Farmers Markets, Food, Groups

Here’s a selection of local sources to pick up fresh farm produce so you can savor seasonal veggies from local farmers and also support them. I love going to them and wish I lived closer to one so I can go everyday. Wow, amazing how many new fresh farmers’ markets have sprouted since I last…