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Sunday, May 03, 2015

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Bloody Mary Festival bringing brunch to Tampa park

Bloody Mary Festival bringing brunch to Tampa park

The inaugural Tampa Bay Bloody Mary Festival will celebrate the “most beloved” of brunch beverages (sorry, mimosa) in Curtis Hixon Park on May 3.
Published: 04/21/15
N.C. wine trail just the ticket for a tasty getaway

N.C. wine trail just the ticket for a tasty getaway

MOUNT AIRY, N.C. — The lush vineyards and rolling green hills are giving me a sense of déjà vu. Memories of wine-tasting in Napa Valley. People laughing, chatting, sipping on an outdoor patio. Brilliant bluebird sky. Could this really be North ...
Published: 04/19/15
Wesley Chapel’s Wolf’s Den packs them in

Wesley Chapel’s Wolf’s Den packs them in

WESLEY CHAPEL — Sausage sizzled on the grill at the Wolf’s Den restaurant, as a waitress called out three orders of shrimp po’boy sandwiches.
Updated one month ago
‘Restaurant: Impossible’ star Irvine brings his extreme cooking to St. Petersburg

‘Restaurant: Impossible’ star Irvine brings his extreme cooking to St. Petersburg

Being tasked with the seemingly impossible isn’t a daunting challenge for celebrity chef Robert Irvine — it’s actually preferred.
Updated one month ago
MOSI Festival of Chocolate lets visitors go cocoa crazy

MOSI Festival of Chocolate lets visitors go cocoa crazy

The Festival of Chocolate returns to MOSI this weekend, turning the whole museum into a feast for the senses.
Updated one month ago
Festa Italiana celebrates Ybor City’s roots

Festa Italiana celebrates Ybor City’s roots

YBOR CITY — Roz Hulburt and her husband Terry paused in the shade along Ninth Avenue in Ybor City Sunday, as hundreds of people milled around them.
Updated one month ago
WTFork: Sidebern’s becomes Haven, but impressive wine list, delectable meals intact

WTFork: Sidebern’s becomes Haven, but impressive wine list, delectable meals intact

The metamorphosis is complete. The restaurant formerly known as Sidebern’s broke out of its transformational chrysalis in March and a sleek new butterfly emerged in the form of the eagerly anticipated Haven.
Updated one month ago
CEO: Taco Bell planning home delivery

CEO: Taco Bell planning home delivery

If you believe the ‘90s action classic “Demolition Man,” you know that by 2032 Taco Bell will be the only restaurant left in existence (you also believe we’ll freeze criminals and place them in cryo-prison)....
Updated one month ago
Sidebern’s reopens with new identity as Haven

Sidebern’s reopens with new identity as Haven

Cheese and charcuterie, a warm ambiance, and an impressive wine list are just a few things you can expect from Haven, the newest addition to the Bern’s family of restaurants.
Updated one month ago
Dining Review: Floribbean flair makes Soho Backyard worth discovering

Dining Review: Floribbean flair makes Soho Backyard worth discovering

Hyde Park has always been a dependable destination for a night out on the town. A diverse selection of bars and restaurants can satisfy nearly any craving from classic eateries such as Bern’s and Timpano, to the trendy Epicurean and dependable ...
Updated one month ago