Friday, November 1, 2013

Savor The Season

Brickell World Plaza lights up for the holiday season on November 16 at Savor The Season Wine and Food Festival. So bring your appetitive and your dancing shoes because this festive evening promises to be a joyous occasion that kicks of the spirit of giving since proceeds benefiting various charitable organizations within the Miami community. 

SATURDAY NOVEMBER 16 @ 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
600 Brickell Avenue – World Plaza Miami, FL 33131

Tickets Available at and enter the code savor2013 to receive 25% Off.

Wednesday, October 30, 2013


                                               NOVEMBER 15 | 7:30 - 11:00 P.M. 

VIP (7:30 - 11:00PM): $125
GA (8:30 - 11:00PM): $88

Sunday, October 27, 2013

Spain’s Great Match - Miami

Wines from Spain returns to Miami on November 12th on their annual ‘Spain’s Great Match’ US tour for collaborative celebration of the distinctive wines and foods of Spain. More than 200 Spanish wines will be featured in a walk-around tasting paired along with a selection of tapas from Miami’s best Spanish restaurants and tapas bars at the evening consumer ticketed event.

Trade and Press Event Schedule
1:30 – 5:00 pm.   Walk-around wine tasting
12:30 – 2:00 pm.  Seminar: Grandes Pagos de España moderated by Steve Olson
Registration for members of the trade and press is available online

Public Event
Tuesday, November 12th, 2013 
6:00pm – 9:00pm. 
The Moore Building 
191 NE 40th Street Miami, FL 33137
General admission: $60
Tickets for the public are available at

Monday, April 1, 2013

Cochon 555 MIAMI

5 Chefs, 5 Pigs, 5 Winemakers for 5 Porky Years! The Fifth Anniversary Tour kicked off in New York City on February 10th, which also happens to be my birthday! Coincidence? I think NOT. This traveling pork circus goes to nine cities. One of which is Miami on Sunday April 21, where pork lovers will gather at the Four Seasons (fancy huh?) and enjoy all the piggy hoopla. All in preparation for the Grand Cochon (that's like, head pig in charge) in Aspen. So get your tickets because a little swine will do you fine.  Follow these pigs on Twitter @Cochon555 

· New York City on February 10
· Atlanta on February 17
· Vail on March 10
· Seattle on March 17
· Boston on March 24
· Washington, DC on April 7
· San Francisco on April 14
· Miami on April 21
· Chicago on April 28
· Los Angeles on May 5

Who will be the lucky pig? Cochon 555 Miami competitors: Aaron Brooks (Four Season Miami), Timon Balloo (Sugarcane), Jeffrey McInnis (Yardbird), David Thomas (The Bazaar) and Cesar Zapata (The Federal). May the lard be on your side.

Friday, January 18, 2013


It's that time of the year again to get out of the cold and head to the beach! Trade the snow for sand at The Food Network South Beach Wine & Food Festival presented by FOOD & WINE. Get ready for some foodie fun in the sun and fabulous evenings at parties with the Moon over Miami.

#SOBEWFF take place February 21-24 and promises to be better than ever with Festival Director Lee Schrager creating new events like From Big Apple to Big Easy hosted by John Besh, Marcus Samuelsson, Aarón Sanchez and Jonathan Wax-man. Then, after spending the day at the Grand Tasting, head to the Fontainebleau Miami Beach for Wine Spectator's Best of the Best. Dinners like Chicken Coupe hosted by Andrew Carmellini, Garden to Glass hosted by Emeril Lagasse featuring Bar Lab Cocktails & My Ceviche, and White on White Dinner at BIANCA hosted by Michael White with Brian Massie are sure to impress; just remember to wait 30 minutes after eating to go swimming.

Lastly join Guy Fieri's Reggae Jam with Ziggy Marley Live presented by Ziggy Marley Organics featuring Cuisine of the Sun by Ortanique and friends, at The Official Festival Closing Party.