Another year, another barrage of burger competitions. As usual, Burgerliscious in Coral Gables is the last burger festival that I attend every year, and the competition was fierce! Local restaurants brought out their “A” game. And, as usual, some fared better than others. I enjoy the fact that a lot of these competitors tend challenge my
Croquetapalooza, organized by Burger Beast, is a competition event where restaurants vied to see who makes the best croqueta. This event also featured the Frita Showdown, also intended to decide which is the best Frita in Miami. For those of you that don’t get out much, a croqueta (croquette in English) is a small roll
The time finally came for one of my most anticipated events of the year! Burger Battle returns for the 7th year in a row, and Burger Battle 2016 definitely did not disappoint. Plenty of burgers and beverages galore, and a chance to see which burgers come out on top. Naturally, I arrived extra early to
Burger Beast’s answer to Burger Battle returns to Miami for the third year in a row. Best of all, they appear to have fixed the logistical issues that plagued last year’s event. This time around, the theme was 80’s, and it was a nostalgic travel back in time while enjoying some delicious bites. Twenty restaurants.
Another year of Burgerliscious has come and gone, and I certainly had no intention of missing out on this great event. If you’re just tuning in to the blog, Burgerliscious takes place in Ponce Circle Park in Coral Gables every November. Here, Coral Gables restaurants get a chance to compete and see which one of
If you’ve been following the blog for a while, then you know that Burger Battle is one of my top most anticipated food events every year. And, since we know that I hate driving, the fact that I drive up to Ft. Lauderdale every year for this should say it all. You’ve got all of
Taste of Peru, the third in my annual Holy Trinity of Peruvian Gastronomic Festivals, returned yet again. Last year, I was underwhelmed by the turnout. This year, the Peruvians in Miami turned out in full force. Even better, some new vendors made an appearance at the venue. It was truly a testament to the growing
Everyone knows that I don’t generally turn down a food festival when there is chocolate involved. So, March 9th found me wandering around Pinecrest Gardens and sampling all sorts of delectable bites. Compared to last year’s event, this was one considerably smaller. It was a bit of a letdown, but it was still a beautiful