PRØØF – Miami, Florida by ThankfulMonster

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I often get asked – “Where do you eat when you are not traveling?” Though it’s a pretty simple question, the answer is a little more complicated. I have places that I like to go to on special occasions or when I have a specific craving. But most often I find myself at a couple […]

The Salty Donut Art Basel POP-Up Details

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It was just a few short weeks ago that I mentioned The Salty Donut, time flies as their Pop-Up in Wynwood starts tomorrow (Thursday). Last week I was lucky enough to try 6 of the Donuts created by *Chef Max Santiago: Guava + Cheese, Boston Creme, Maple Bacon, Popcorn + Porter, Brown Butter + Salt & […]

gastroPod finds a home in Wynwood

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On December 9, 2009 I wrote “In a city where it seems hype goes a lot farther than substance, it’s great to run into the real deal.” I was talking about my first encounter with Chef Jeremiah and his gastroPod. The opening of gastropod ushered in Miami’s Street Food Movement and later on what would […]

Fireman Derek’s Bake Shop & Cafe in Wynwood

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I go way back with Derek Kaplan aka Fireman Derek to the early beginnings of the Burger Beast Blog. We met at La Camaronera when he was delivering some of his famous but then unknown Key Lime Pies to them. It was one of a couple of restaurant in Miami that sold them back then. Almost […]