PokéBao

PokéBao

Poké seems to be the new black. For quite some time now, poké spots have been popping up all over Miami serving the traditional Hawaiian dish consisting of cubed or sliced raw fish.  First served on fisherman's boats as a snack from their days' catch; now, poké (verb meaning to slice or cut) can be [...]

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Earl’s Kitchen + Bar

Earl’s Kitchen + Bar

Opened in March 2014, Earl's Kitchen + Bar joins the likes of Bobby's Burger Palace, Balans, & Texas de Brazil in Dadeland Mall's terrace dining area.  This night was actually my second time at Earl's but a very different experience as we were invited to try a selection of Earl's new offerings as well as [...]

Interview with Bar Primi’s Chef-Partner Sal Lamboglia

Interview with Bar Primi’s Chef-Partner Sal Lamboglia

For the month of September, The Dutch Miami will feature a special Miami Spice menu consisting of select dishes from NYC's Bar Primi! The famed pasta shop led by Chefs Andrew Carmellini and Sal Lamboglia specializes in traditional and seasonal primi piatti using non-GMO semolina and specialty ‘00’ flours, organic eggs and family recipes. I [...]

Guide to Summer Cocktails at the Fontainebleau

Guide to Summer Cocktails at the Fontainebleau

Summertime in Miami means rising temperatures, humidity and those mid-afternoon rainstorms.  Thankfully, there are plenty of ways to cool down and escape the humidity! Restaurants and bars around town are offering seasonal menu items and this might be the perfect opportunity for a staycation, spa day, or just "me" time!  Recently, I was invited to [...]

Pomegranate, Feta, & Dill Salad

Pomegranate, Feta, & Dill Salad

Loved the mix of flavors and textures in this salad so much I had to share it here!  This is a great salad on its own as a side dish or with some grilled chicken.  I basically threw everything together quickly during my lunch break so I don't have exact measurements but please see below [...]

Map of Where I Ate in NYC!

Map of Where I Ate in NYC!

New York, New York- so nice they named it twice 😉 This city definitely holds a special place in my heart.  I studied there for a bit and couldn't shake off my love for it.  So much so, that I need to get my NYC fix at least twice a year.  Nowadays, post my "student [...]

The Salty Donut

The Salty Donut

Delicious, creative, fun and innovative.  Just a few words to describe my overall experience at The Salty Donut - an artisanal donut shoppe and coffee bar pop-up in Wynwood.  It was nothing short of amazing! Their menu changes often with unique seasonal flavors.  When I went their menu offered Boston Cream, Maple Bacon, Coquito Donut [...]