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┬áin Miami that sold them back then. Almost […]

Buena Vista Deli – Miami, Florida

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A couple of years ago I was introduced to the wonderful world of Quiche at this same place, Buena Vista Deli. It was like the day I learned to ride a bike or when I realized I disliked Lettuce, in other words….a day I won’t forget. I love the logo for Buena Vista Deli. An […]

Gran Forno Bakery – Ft. Lauderdale

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I was eating at Old Breakfast House when I just had to ask if they baked their own bread. They didn’t but directed me to the Gran Forno Bakery where they get all of their bread fresh daily. It was just about a mile away from their restaurant. It was a little overwhelming when I […]

You know what’s really good? Quiche at Buena Vista Deli

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I know what you’re thinking: “Is he really writing about quiche?” The first I even heard of quiche was when Jon Favreau in the movie Swingers said that real men don’t like quiche. I say, why not? It’s creamy, it’s eggy and it’s got cheese. Cheeeeeeseee!!!! And I loved it, so there! Maybe I should […]