The Osprey Tavern: Raising the Bar for Your Neighborhood Gourmand Watering Hole!

Baldwin Park just got Irresistible! As soon as one steps foot into Osprey, you can sense the electric energy, engaging and energized staff, deliciousness floating in the air. It instantly becomes one of the most stunning “tavern” spaces, I have dined in, especially in Central Florida. Speaking candidly with Orlando restaurateurs Jason & Sue Chin …

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Delightfully Delicious: Mango Lassi Popsicles with Saffron & Mint!

Lassi, the quintessential yogurt drink is a staple in summer especially in my hometown, Delhi. Spiked with sugar or black pepper and salt, it’s a healthy and refreshing drink much needed in the blistering Delhi summers. My kids adore mangoes, the incontestable uncrowned king of fruits in India. So here’s an icy treat which both …

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Join Us in Ending Childhood Hunger with @OrlandoTaste Annual Taste of the Nation Gala! #OrlTaste

One of the most anticipated foodie event in Central Florida returns on August 8, 2015 at the Orlando World Center Marriott to cook up support for the 26th installment of Orlando’s Taste of the Nation® for No Kid Hungry. Forty-four of the area’s most accomplished chefs will showcase tasting portions of signature dishes, accompanied by …

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Best of Both the Worlds: World-Class Wine & Delightful Dishes at @TheParkviewWP

Few of us are intimately familiar with Eola Wine Company located on the coveted Park Avenue. For those who haven’t yet had the pleasure, Matt Coltrin (former manager at EWC) purchased it, bringing with him years of hospitality expertise and a full-on kitchen with exciting dishes. Proprietor Matt Coltrin’s vision of The Parkview is a …

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Sip & Savor: A Delightful Evening of Fine Wine & Food with @KuletoEstate & @Christners

With summer, arrives one of my most anticipated food and wine events of the year –  Christner’s Prime Steak & Lobster Sip and Savor – an Evening Affair Wine Dinner. The first installment of its 2015 wine dinner series featured Kuleto Estate Wines with interactive wine experience led by Tom Carrol of Foley Family Wines and …

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Refreshingly Flavorful: Fruit & Flower Infused Water Recipes!

Whether you have just completed another successful round of Insanity, Zumba, or your personal work out regiment, savored something way too spicy, or simply cause with summer comes scorching temperatures, there is nothing that quenches your thirst and re-hydrates your body and soul, quite like water. I know, I know. I hear people say it …

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Urban Tide: Chef Jared Sets New Bar for Sensational Seafood in @HyattOrlando

As Orlando continues to be in the spotlight as a destination with world-class dining options, a burgeoning local brewery scene, and entertainment options that go well beyond the theme parks, Hyatt Regency Orlando continues to increase its offerings for both leisure and business travelers. The former Napa restaurant has transitioned into Urban Tide which offers …

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Celebrate National Burger Month with Chef Inspired Burgers & Craft Beer at @Loews_Hotels

Loews Hotels & Resorts locations are celebrating National Burger Month with locally inspired signature burgers paired with craft beers, available through the end of June. In Orlando, Loews Royal Pacific Resort, Loews Portofino Bay Hotel, Hard Rock Hotel and Universal’s Cabana Bay Beach Resort are grilling up specialty burgers and pairing them with craft beer …

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