Wolfgang’s SteakHouse

 

Miami has a lot of top notch steakhouses which you’ve read about here so the competition is stiff. What makes the best steak? Prime beef. Dry aging and how long. The right searing. Getting the exact level of doneness desired. For me the gold standard is Peter Luger in Brooklyn. They hit all the marks. So it’s no surprise that the “disciple” of the famed New York steakhouse, Wolfgang Zwiener, a waiter and headwaiter there for 40 years,  would have restaurants to rival that of the master. Read Full Post & Comments »

Hot Ticket #6

Alter

 

You’ve read about Miami’s hot tickets picked by some of the city’s leading hotel concierges. Now it’s my turn and I have one that I predict will become one of  the hottest tickets in town. Deservedly so. And it’s already happening. Read Full Post & Comments »

Thanksgiving Dinner Fort Lauderdale Picks

By Kayla Louttit

 

This Thanksgiving, celebrate with South Florida’s finest dining establishments as they serve special price-fixed menus and à la carte options for the holiday. Here is Part II of Miami Curated’s picks for Thanksgiving 2015 dining options in South Florida, today focusing on all around Fort Lauderdale. Click here for Part 1, Miami. Read Full Post & Comments »

Fabulous Friday – HIgh (Tech) Fashion, Gifts

 

Leave it up to Kate Spade, the always innovating fashion designer. She collaborated with Everpurse to design a line of smart bags. Clutches, totes and backpacks charge iphones in style. And while I’m at it, some other cool high (tech) fashion items for women, dogs and kids, good for gifts.

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Best Thanksgiving Dinner Miami Picks

 

Editor’s note: For 2016 picks in Miami, click here.

By Kayla Louttit

 

This Thanksgiving, celebrate with South Florida’s finest dining establishments as they serve special price-fixed menus and à la carte options for the holiday. Here is Part 1 of Miami Curated’s picks for Thanksgiving 2015 dining options in South Florida, today focusing on all around Miami — from Bal Harbour, Coral Gables and Downtown to Doral, Key Biscayne and Miami Beach. Stay tuned for Part II, Fort Lauderdale, on Monday. Read Full Post & Comments »

Sparkle and Shine Darling

Adrienne Bosch

 

It’s flirty. It’s “girly”. It’s fun. And soon to be more fun with themed party rooms. It’s Sparkle and Shine Darling, the new shop at 1665 Alton Road that’s meant to be a “haven” for women of all ages according to owner Adrienne Bosh (yes, the wife of basketball uber star Chris Bosh). Read Full Post & Comments »

Thanksgiving at Home

 

Want to have a delicious Thanksgiving at home without cooking? You don¹t need a private chef thanks to Whole Foods. In fact, your guests will think you cooked (assuming you¹re a good cook). I sampled select items from their holiday offerings and can vouch for them. Plus, some other take home dinner packages. Read Full Post & Comments »

Fabulous Friday – Tea Service

 

One of my best discoveries on a recent trip to Mumbai was this sterling silver tea service from luxe shop Ravissant . Stunning. Read Full Post & Comments »

Best Desserts in Miami 2015

Chocolate cake from Romanico’s

 

This year’s choices for the best desserts in Miami don’t go to the usual players with a few exceptions. They include artisanal bakery items made by one person bakers, a new chocolatier on the scene, and several restaurant offerings from South Beach to Sunny Isles. There’s one New York entry which I couldn’t resist including. Sweet tooths get ready!
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Fun Things to Do in Miami in November

Miami Color Run

By  Jennifer Agress

With holiday season just around the corner, Miami is already brimming with a calendar of events that have something for everyone. From  the annual Color Run, to a bevy of show-stopping performances, one of the first grand galas of the season,  and the first-ever plant-based food and wine festival , here are our picks of the city’s best upcoming events, things to do in Miami in November — curated just for you:

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