Category: RESTAURANTS

Coral Gables Restaurant Week

First things first, Coral Gables Restaurant Week goes on for THREE WHOLE WEEKS Which is music to everyone’s ears since you’ll need all the time you can get to taste your way through its long and impressive roster of participating restaurants. Katrina Blogger, social media consultant, optimist. Inspiring others to live the leisureist lifestyle trifecta: food, wine, and quality […]

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PizzaRev Revolutionizes Pizza in Coral Gables

Thanks to PizzaRev, I can have a freshly made pizza in under 10 minutes. That includes walking over, building my own pizza, watching it bake, and then, devouring it. That’s right. The new fast-casual chain has come to Miracle Mile to serve us award-winning, custom-crafted, personal-sized pizza baked in 3 minutes. If this could get […]

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The Forge: Miami Beach’s Iconic Steak House Has a New Menu

The Forge is about as iconic as you can get in Miami. Technically, it’s been around since the ’20s. It was once an actual “forge” where artisan Dino Phillips created iron works of art for Miami’s wealthy snowbirds. In the ’30s, it was transformed into an early version of the restaurant we know today where the […]

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5 Miami Restaurants Serving Thanksgiving Dinner

 If you want to skip the “clean, cook, clean, repeat” motto this Thanksgiving Holiday, I’ve got a round up of 5 great restaurants ready to stuff you like a turkey. On November 24, sit back, relax, and enjoy a Butternut Squash Belini – yes, you read that right. Katrina Blogger, social media consultant, optimist. Inspiring others […]

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Quick, Casual-Chic at Crema Gourmet Espresso Bar in Coral Gables

When you’re in the mood for brunch it’s not easy to find a spot that’s quick, especially in The Gables. Bottomless mimosa deals mixed with a party atmosphere that’s equipped with a DJ and fifteen of your closest friends is a recipe for a four hour brunch… and prepare for the remainder of your day […]

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Burgerliscious is So Delicious

When hundreds of people are brought together to rate burgers from over 20 of Miami’s best restaurants, you know you’re in for a treat. This year marked the 6th Annual Burgerliscious festival in Coral Gables and I was there to taste all the juicy goodness. Katrina Blogger, social media consultant, optimist. Inspiring others to live […]

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Brewing Collaborations: DB Bistro and Wynwood Brewing Company

David Rodriguez of Wynwood Brewing and Executive Chef Clark Brown spent some grueling hours in the kitchen creating recipes that would go hand in hand with the flavor profiles of quite a few craft beers that were specially selected for this collaboration. I know, poor them right? Katrina Blogger, social media consultant, optimist. Inspiring others […]

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Copper29 Has A Good Time Down To A Science

Try and think back to your middle school days when you learned about the periodic table and all its elements. You probably learned which elements blew up when combined and which elements mixed to create something great. Named after its source of inspiration, Copper29 has all the elements you need for fun – a cool […]

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So Much Wine, So Little Time – Lekoke Wine & Bites

As you drive down Calle Ocho, you’ll notice what seems to be an endless row of coffee counters, cigar shops, and shabby markets. It is the heart of the Little Havana neighborhood and it stays so true to its Cuban roots that you’ll even drive by a park filled with cigar smoking folks playing dominos. […]

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Cooking with Chef Cindy Hutson at Ortanique

Learning to cook alongside the incredible Chef Cindy Hutson is a truly memorable experience. She has a dynamic personality and laid back attitude that is infectious and her interactive cooking class was a great way to spend a Saturday afternoon. As I walked into the restaurant, I headed straight for the bar to grab a glass of […]

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