Tag: food

Melbourne’s Hippest Eateries

travel November 14, 2016 0 Comments

Photo: Flickr.   Melbourne is the perfect city for culinary tourists. It has its own stylish atmosphere, which makes its restaurants rich and elegant, but also metropolitan and interesting enough to keep the guests coming for more. Spanish and Greek cuisines have been in Australia for a long time now and they have mixed well with the local products. Vietnam,…

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Karina Smirnoff Joins NYC Restaurant SUSHI ROXX

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  As the trendy Japanese inspired dinner theater and club hybrid SUSHI ROXX is approaching its one year anniversary, they are excited to announce that Karina Smirnoff has signed on board to choreograph the fourth performance installment called “ROXX:RELOADED.²  Smirnoff brings 20 years of experience to make it the biggest and best show to-date.  During multiple dinner seatings, guests will be invited to a nightly spectacle where…

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Dining Expert Barbara Fairchild to Host Las Vegas’ 1st Tea Pairing Dinner on 6/16

travel June 10, 2016 0 Comments

Barbara Fairchild, noted food authority, restaurant and travel expert will host Las Vegas’ first tea pairings dinner taking place on Thursday, June 16 at Alizé at the Top of the Palms Casino Resort. For more than 30 years, she was on staff at Bon Appétit Magazine, including over 10 years as editor-in-chief. Fairchild will welcome guests and lead the beverage and culinary pairing,…

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Book Review: Israel Eats by Steven Rothfeld with Nancy Silverton

travel May 15, 2016 0 Comments

Israel Eats by Steven Rothfeld, with an introduction by Nancy Silverton is part travel guide, part culinary tour, and part history lesson. Rothfeld and Silverton take the reader through the diverse, vibrant, and buzzing contemporary food scene in Israel- visiting farmers, cooks, markets, chefs, and restaurants to reveal an inspiring culinary culture, steeping with tradition. In between  beautiful color photographs of the sweeping landscape, portraits, and bright…

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STK LA Opens at The W Los Angeles

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The ONE Group has moved their renowned steakhouse, STK LA, to their new location at the W Los Angeles –West Beverly Hills.  STK LA has become the staple steakhouse in Los Angeles due to its commitment to create a unique fine dining experience coupled with innovative and decadent dishes. Patrons can expect the same signature menu items such as their savory steaks, lobster mac &…

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Puglia: Experience a Food Tour of Italy’s Best Kept Secret

travel February 11, 2015 0 Comments

The beautiful southern Italian region of Puglia forms the ‘heel’ portion of Italy’s boot, has a population of 4 million and is home to an astounding 60 million olive trees! Puglia has both Greek and Italian influences as seen in ancient towns, castles and churches, as well as baroque architecture. Puglia is slowly growing in popularity with tourists, but this…

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Haute and Healthy Cuisine is Taking Over NYC

travel November 12, 2014 1 Comments

by Julianne Soviero People are increasingly aware that a plant-based or vegan diet can make positive changes in health and the environment.  What about for the foodie, though?  Can cuisine be both haute and healthy?  For New Yorkers, the answer is a resounding, “yes!” The five following restaurants all offer unique and inspired plant-based cuisine with a luxurious dining experience. Suite…

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Ferraro’s Las Vegas Hosts “Tartufi e Nebbiolo – Una Coppia Perfetta” Wine Dinner

travel November 11, 2014 0 Comments

Savor one of the season’s most anticipated indulgences – Italian white truffles – at a special wine pairing dinner on Wednesday, Dec. 10 at Ferraro’s Italian Restaurant & Wine Bar. As Las Vegas’ longest running, family-owned and operated restaurant offering authentic Italian cuisine in a fine-dining atmosphere, Ferraro’s Italian Restaurant & Wine Bar has offered guests a five-star experience since 1985. Tartufi e Nebbiolo –…

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Travel: Food & Wine All-Star Vegas Weekend

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o palsson / Foter / CC BY On October 4-6th 2013, join some of the world’s most famous chefs for the 4th Annual Food & Wine All-Star Weekend at The Bellagio Hotel in Las Vegas, NV. Events showcasing exquisite cuisine, world-class wines and gourmet foods await you. Star chefs include Joel Robuchon, Michael Mina, Jean Georges Vongerichten and Julian Serrano.  For tickets and…

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Food: 6 Out of the Ordinary Dining Experiences in Sydney

australia food guest post travel travel planning travel tips June 7, 2013 0 Comments

  WelkinLight Photography / Food Photos / CC BY-NC A night out for dinner with friends starts at home with the usual ritual.  Keys, handbag, coat?  Check.  Wallet, phone, cab-fare? Check.  Then you get to the restaurant and its waiting for your table, sparkling or still, nibbling on bread and catching up on gossip while snatching glances of the menu. …

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Food: Dessert for $825.00

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Looking to satisfy the most luxurious of palates? Check out these newsworthy desserts and cocktails from lebua at State Tower, home to the Dome at lebua and Bangkok’s most sought after luxury destination: The Oak Dessert is must be ordered the dessert a day in advance! Executive Pastry Chef Gilles Delaloy created this three-course exquisite dessert, each paired with a specialty wine or…

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Food: Top Culinary Spots to Sink Your Teeth Into

adventure food guest post holiday travel travel planning travel tips May 15, 2013 2 Comments

Pamper Your Palate in Provence cygnoir / Food Photos / CC BY-NC-ND   You may think Paris is your starting point, but you should instead start looking in Provence, where the food is known as the finest cuisine of the sun and the heart. Where Parisian food is all about decadence and indulgence, Provençal fare focuses on homegrown, farm fresh produce…

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Food: V-Day in Las Vegas

drink events food travel January 24, 2013 1 Comments

Las Vegas, my home away from home away from home. I love it for the the shopping, the entertainment and of course, the food. If you happen to find yourself in Las Vegas Feb 14th, check out these restaurants for a romantic dinner recommended by Las Vegas Life food expert, Brock Radke. Radke’s top places to dine in Las Vegas on Valentine’s Day: The…

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The 5 Sexiest Dinner Tables in NYC

food January 19, 2013 0 Comments

I seem to frequent a lot of restaurants in New York City. Sometimes you want a place for the food, other times for the ambiance. With less than a month to go before Feb 14th, here is my pick for the top 5 sexiest tables in New York City.   1.) The NoMad  Trendy eatery with dark oak furnishings, rich fabrics,…

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Travel Guest Post: Afternoon Tea for Two in London

england fairmont food guest post holiday hotel UK May 29, 2012 0 Comments

The tradition of afternoon tea is typically English, so where are the best places to go in the capital to experience this treat? What is afternoon tea and why the appeal? In times past, the people of England would typically have early lunches and late dinners or suppers, meaning that in the late afternoon, a light meal was required –…

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