Minnow Bar opens in South Beach

A new gin house showcasing clear spirits – Minnow Bar – is now open in South Beach’s North of Fifth neighborhood. The Minnow Bar features an open terrace serving botanical-inspired cocktails led by local veteran bartender, Chris Resnick. The Minnow Bar complements the adjacent Kimpton Angler’s Hotel South Beach, which has recently begun an extensive […]

Toro Toro: A good (and delicious) start to Miami Spice

Miami Spice begins Aug. 1, so let’s begin with one of my favorite Miami restaurants – Toro Toro at the InterContinental Miami. Celebrity Chef Richard Sandoval’s Pan-Latin steakhouse never disappoints with a deep menu of ceviches, steaks and Executive Chef Jean Delgado’s signature dishes, including Grilled Spanish Octopus (a must-have for octopus fans), Chipotle Miso […]

Screaming for National Ice Cream Day

Screaming for ice cream on July 15, National Ice Cream Day? Here’s some great South Florida locations for celebrate: Venue: Planta South Beach Offering: Charcoal Soft Serve Description: Planta South Beach is serving up their very own charcoal soft serve ice cream that completes any of Planta’s signature vegetarian options, such as the Planta burger. The charcoal soft […]

Party hardy in South Florida for the Fourth of July

South Florida really doesn’t need another excuse to party. But what the heck? It’s nearing the Fourth of July, so it’s my patriotic duty to provide you with some of my favorite SoFla party spots. 1 Hotel South Beach  Miami Beach Specialty drinks and patriotic slushies from Tito’s vodka are just the beginning of what 1 […]

Celebrate Summer Solstice on South Beach

Happy Summer Solstice. To celebrate the first day of summer, 1 Hotel South Beach is offering guests 30 percent off their stay and $30 food and beverage credit to Pinthouse for stays booked through Sept. 4.  Also, The Setai, Miami Beach is serving its new Coco Açai cocktail for only $16. It is offered at The Ocean Grill, the hotel’s beachside […]