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 & […]

The Salty Donut is an Artisanal Donut Shop opening in Miami

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We waited….and waited….and waited….and then waited some more…..and FINALLY there is an “Artisanal Donut Shoppe” opening in Miami and it’s called The Salty Donut. They’ve only revealed a few things here and there but this is what I’ve got for you so far: First & foremost Artisanal Donuts like the farthest donut in the picture […]

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 […]

Wynwood Watch The Cup & Second Saturday Art Walk With The Miami Food Trucks

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Saturday July 12th is a Special Edition of the Art Walk in Wynwood because it not only includes the popular Miami Food Trucks battalion til Midnight but also the Watch The Cup party which starts at 2PM. Watch the Cup is an official FIFA World Cup watch party in the heart of Wynwood. You’ve heard […]

Botran’s Medianoches & Mixology At Wynwood Walls Presented By Smithfield Ham Pictures

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Back in early September 2013 I met with South Beach Wine & Food Festival Director Lee Schrager for some ice cream at Azucar in Little Havana, he had been dying to try it. We were discussing food and events as we often do and the conversation switched to an event he wanted to do at […]

History Of The Burger Beastmobile #tbt #throwbackthursday

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Since three years have pass I thought it might be cool to write up the entire experience of the Burger Beastmobile, even though it really only lasted a couple of montsh I still have folks emailing me to hire the Beastmobile for catering. When I first mentioned that there was a Burger Beast Food Truck […]

Miami Food Trucks Schedule for Art Basel 2013

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Arts Basel, the time of year when a bunch of folks in Miami feign interest in Art so as to behave absolutely obnoxious and go eat from Food Trucks. With that being said, I’ve attempted to compile a list of places that will have Food Trucks on hand for Art Basel. If you know of […]

Stella Artois Cidre Miami Launch Event At Oak Tavern

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Last Wednesday at Oak Tavern in Wynwood, Stella Artois held the Miami launch party for its new Stella Artois Cidre, a European-style cider made with apples hand-picked from wine growing regions. The event was hosted by Master Sommelier Marc Stroobandt who was there to casually direct folks to pairing the Cidre and some Cidre-based Cocktails with […]