NAVIGATION

December 14, 2017

Who Said That?

Florida's quote of the day

| 9/4/2014

"If you go buy a BMW, you don’t ask them to put Chevy parts on it."

-- Xavier Duclos

Don’t even think about asking for your favorite condiment at Mad Fresh Bistro in Fort Myers, Florida, if that condiment happens to be ketchup. There’s a strict no-ketchup policy instituted by chef Xavier Duclos, and the Internet is not pleased.

“We know, we know. People love their ketsup [sic],” the policy reads. “We simply ask that you trust us. We know what we’re doing! Part of the MAD experience is to trust the chef, and not have preconceived notions of what your dish is going to need.”

Read more at ABC News.

Digital Access

DIRECT DIGITAL ACCESS
Add digital to your current subscription, purchase a single digital issue, or start a new subscription to Florida Trend.

TABLE OF CONTENTS
An overview of the features and articles in this month's issue of Florida Trend.

ACCESS THIS ISSUE »

Florida Business News

Florida Trend Video Pick

Christmas tradition at Tampa General
Christmas tradition at Tampa General

Every year, for the past 28 years, Delwyn Collins, kitchen assistant at Tampa General Hospital, purchases hundreds of toys to donate to Foster Angels of Hillsborough County.

Earlier Videos | Viewpoints@FloridaTrend

Ballot Box

Fallout from #MeToo: Should people in positions of authority err on the side of caution and stop taking solo meetings?

  • No, ridiculous thought
  • Maybe (judgment call)
  • Yes, always good idea

See Results

Ballot Box
Subscribe