Mastering the Art of Barbecue & Brewing Beer with @DrBBQ & @highballharvest #orlando

A chilled bottle of beer in hand, sight of crackling meat glistening in it’s fat and juices, addictive sweet scent of flavored wood. Now imagine the fire-licked possibilities that await your future – this my dear friends is the definition of Summer and Backyard Barbecue. The luxury Orlando resort Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes pulled out …

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@CrimsonTavernFL : A Truly Sustainable Farm to Fork Experience!

“The great thing in this world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving” – Oliver Wendell Holmes Chef Tony Hull, Director of Restaurant Operations at Orlando Airport Marriott Lakeside and Crimson Tavern restaurant may very well be living a life for the 25th century with his food philosophy …

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Travel Bites: 48 Hours in San Juan, Puerto Rico!

Originally inhabited by the aboriginal Taíno people, claimed in 1493 by Christopher Columbus for the Kingdom of Spain, today Puerto Rico is officially the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, a 100 by 35 miles “Island of Enchantment,” and an United States territory (Puerto Rico along with United States Virgin Islands are two Caribbean Islands where American’s …

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Showcasing Italy’s 100 Finest Wine Producers @MyOperaWine with @WineSpectator #Vinitaly

Wrap your heads around this – Italy’s National Registry of Grapes boasts 461 official grape varieties, of which 377 are genetically different Native grapes. According to ISTAT in 2010, there are 625,000 hectares under vine in Italy. So where should one initiate their journey to explore this dizzying array of diversity and heritage? Luckily for us …

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The Dramatic yet Sensual World of Amarone Wine with @SANTASOFIAwines

Amarone, considered by some, the greatest traditional red wines of Italy evokes hedonistic flavors of chocolate, dried fruits, rich texture, and a warm alcoholic embrace. And then there is the family owned Santa Sofia, nestled in the historic heartland of Valpolicella Classico region, near the shores of Lake Garda, surrounding the picturesque rolling hill communes of Fumane, Marano, Negrar, Sant’Ambrogio, and San …

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@TRFireGrill – Sets the New Standard for American Bistro in Orlando!

Judging by the filled tables at Romacorp’s newest restaurant concept TR Fire Grill, it seems to have hit the ground running. It’s the kind of success that comes when folks with deep hospitality knowledge and experience invent the perfect recipe with a personal stake in the neighborhood to create a true gem. Located smack on …

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Redefining Orlando’s Culinary Scene Through the Eyes of a Woman Chef @The_Rusty_Spoon

Vivacious, inspiring, honest, dedicated, a savant chef, and an incredible mom, Chef Kathleen Blake could easily be nominated for epitome of womanhood award. It is with immense pleasure and pride today we share her story at the most fortuitous moment – helm of the five-year anniversary of Rusty Spoon, the brain child of Chef Blake …

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Indo-Asian Coconut Curry Meets All-American Milk-Fed Veal!! ! #ReVEALingExcellence

Nothing nourishes the soul quite like a rich, meaty, warm bowl of home made stew. So when we were presented with the opportunity to showcase Cedar Spring’s high quality Veal with an ingenious recipe, how could we resist? Needless to say we relied on our Indian heritage and picked the “Ethnic” category. Our inspiration and …

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