Old World Cuisine Meets New World Wine with Fiorenzo Steakhouse & @Merryvale at @HyattOrlando #wine

Each month, Fiorenzo Italian Steakhouse, located minutes away from Disney/Universal at the Hyatt Regency Orlando, (formerly The Peabody Orlando) hosts a wine-dinner with a four-course menu. Recently, I had the pleasure of experiencing Chef James Stafford exquisite culinary creations paired with Merryvale Vineyards. The first winery built in Napa Valley following the repeal of Prohibition, …

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Orlando’s Culinary Artisans Pledge to Promote CFL’s Bounty of Field’s, Oceans, & Kitchens with #GoFla Manifesto! #sunshineplate

Imagine my sheer delight when I received an invitation to witness our local Chefs, Farmers, and Artisans as they publicly sign the Greater Orlando Food Leaders Alliance (goFLA) manifesto. Huge Shout to the illustrious Mr. Joseph Hayes (Food Writer, Playwright, Jazz advocate) for including me in this exclusive and unprecedented local food movement. Putting the …

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Join Me as Taste of Nation Celebrates 25 Years of Fighting Hunger with @2harvestCFL #OrlTaste

Returning for its 25th year, Share Our Strength’s Taste of the Nation® Orlando, locally presented by Quality One Wireless, will take place Aug. 9 at the Orlando World Center Marriott celebrating Orlando’s culinary excellence and Taste of the Nation’s legacy of combating childhood hunger. Beneficiaries: Coalition for the Homeless of Central Florida and Second Harvest …

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Bold & Beautiful: @BResortOrlando Now Open in the Walt Disney World® Resort! #travel

The all-new B Resort & Spa, located in the Walt Disney World® Resort, officially opened its door this week, bringing a refreshing burst of contemporary style, and an approachable lifestyle hotel experience, to Orlando’s Tourism Corridor. B Resort & Spa is set in the heart of the Downtown Disney® area, minutes from Walt Disney World® Theme …

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

Warning: This Article May Induce Drooling!! Christner’s Prime Steak & Lobster formerly known as Del Frisco’s renowned for the Best Steakhouse and Business Dinner in Central Florida introduced its new Cutting Board Series, first of many – a Five Course Wine & Dinner Tasting featuring Cherayne Metz of Chateau Ste. Michelle Wine Estates and Stags’ …

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A Sensory Explosion: Kim & Erica Crawford’s New @loveblockwine with @CapitalGrille #wine

Racy and vibrant Sauvignon Blanc from New Zealand is synonymous with the iconic wine-maker Kim Crawford. Kim Crawford captures the true aromas and flavors of New Zealand Wine in each bottle. You can very well imagine my delight and sheer excitement for having the esteemed privilege of sitting down with Mr. Crawford to share his …

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Six Sonoma County Wineries You Should Know Including @BenzigerWinery ! #wine

Sonoma County, adjacent to Napa Valley, is part of San Francisco’s Bay Area and only a short drive from the illustrated Golden Gate Bridge is home to almost 60,000 acres of vineyards and more than 400 wineries. Within the borders are 16 American Viticultural Areas (AVAs, or appellations) – each with its own distinctive characteristics. …

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