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WHAT'S NEW:
Capital Grille, Johnny V. introduce elegance in Ft. Lauderdale...
Dewey LoSasso at North 110, Marvin Woods at M Woods in Biscayne Corridor...
Excitement in Miami Design District with The District Restaurant & Lounge, Argentango...
And More
THE BUZZ:
The World is changing at "Mundo" in Coral Gables...
And More
FOOD & WINE NEWS:
Chef Carmen goes all out at "Kitchen Divas" dinner… Cable TV A&E; Seasoned Traveler Doug Duda to cook at MDCC Hospitality Fair...
And More





Tequila is Coming of Age:
No longer just a drink for salt-licking rowdy bachelors and somber desperados, tequila is now establishing itself among its more sophisticated peers. And on the shelves of today's upscale bars it is not unusual to find a score of aged tequilas along single malts and cognacs.
Cocktails with Tony Abou Ganim: If you don't want to savor it straight or drink it on the rocks, and if you want to go beyond the Margarita, you can try mixing tequila Patrón with grapefruit or watermelon, says Mixologist Tony Abou Ganim

The Annual Cheap Wine Tasting:
A group of wine mavens get together to taste and rate Great Red Wines $15 to $5
GREAT WINES UNDER $10:
Wonderful Reds, full-bodies, aromatic, smooth, big with fruit and supple tannins, some spicy to your heart's content, are available on liquor stores and supermarket shelves. Some, like Los Cardos aren't even $5!
Trumpeter, A Budget Fine Wine::
From the Steep Slopes of Mendoza and the Galante/Catena Team comes another hit For Low Budget Americans with Trumpeter, a Felipe Rutini wine for export.


THE MID-LOIRE VALLEY: LAND OF LEGEND, FAIRY TALE CASTLES AND CONTRASTING WINES
Joan of Arc's entry into Orleans, France will be celebrated this May 8th, with a sound and light shows, concerts, and medieval fairs. Joan in armor on her steed flanked by courtiers, is followed by tanks with mirage jets flying in formation in front of the Cathedral Sainte Croix. It is a great opportunity to visit the nearby châteaux, dine like kings and queens of lore, and quaff your thirst for history and wine with the marvelous Wines of the Loire.
And More

HOT EVENTS:
Wednesday, May 12 , 2 to 5 p.m., A Loire Valley Wine Tasting at the Omni Colonnade, Coral Gables. For Media and Trade ONLY And More

MOTHER'S DAY BRUNCHES, SUNDAY MAY 9TH. Pamper the Mother in your life. Book a table for brunch this Sunday at one of these Brunch locations. And More
COOKING CLASSES: :
Free cooking classes at Burdines-Macy's The Cellar ... Interactive Cooking classes with Chef Michelle Bernstein at Azul And More

WINES CLASSES, TASTINGS.

Happy hours, Sunday brunches, Music & Entertainment.


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