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From Garden to Glass

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By Craig Chapman The revival of the art of craft cocktails has been alive and thriving for quite some time now. Gone are the days of simple rum and sodas or over-processed, syrupy juices used to create a cheap apple…


Dining At Disney

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The Mouse House, as Disney is affectionately called, is not just a magical place for children. You might be surprised to learn there are upscale options when dining at Disney. Adults may even find that their favorite part is the…


‘Shroom for Improvement

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“Blenditarian” Substitutions Make Dinnertime Delicious Blended Chili and Macaroni Asian Lettuce Wraps Mushroom Tacos with Salsa Verde Classic Blended Burger Finding the right daily nutritional balance is no easy feat. Managing sugar, carbohydrate, fat and red meat intake takes serious…


Farm Fresh Latin Food

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at La Estancia de Luisa Photos and copy by Craig Chapman Editorial assistance provided by Ian Hunter Upon first walking in to La Estancia de Luisa, I am brought back to my years in Brooklyn, walking by Latin catering halls…


Reservations: Trend Kitchen

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Fresh & Original with a Focus on Food “Food-focused” cuisine might seem like a redundant phrase, but it only takes one visit to Trend Kitchen to understand the distinction. Utilizing the freshest ingredients, created entirely from scratch every day by… is Presented By


UMAMI: Bringing ‘Real’ Sushi to Melbourne

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By Craig Chapman and Ian Hunter Umami, literally translated in the Japanese language means “pleasant savory taste.” Chris Chern, owner of Melbourne’s Umami Restaurant and Sushi Bar, creates food that is nothing short of the meaning. “I’ve been here for…


Reservations: The Look of Love

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Romantic Restaurants of the Space Coast The most popular date has always been to treat the one you fancy to a night out of fine-dining. This Valentine’s Day, celebrate your significant other with a trip to these elite dining establishments…


Delicious Lebanese Dishes at Cedars Café

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Food runs deep in the Elkhouri family. Way back before opening the now almost 12-year-old Cedar’s Café in Melbourne, mother and owner Marlene was teaching her children how to cook. “My earliest memory of food would be peeling garlic and…


Bagel 13 Opens in Melbourne

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New Restaurant Serves Made-from-Scratch Bagels, House-Roasted Coffees and Meats for Breakfast, Lunch and Catering MELBOURNE, Fla. (Dec. 28, 2015) – New, contemporary tastes have landed on Florida’s Space Coast. Melbourne residents can now bite into a better bagel with the launch…


Deliciously Local Gifts for Foodies

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Article and photos by Craig Chapman We all have that one friend or family member these days that is obsessed with food. Food, food, food… all day long they talk about cooking it, eating it, and sharing it. So what…