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October 4, 2015

Dining & Travel Archive

Naples Wine Fest

Nowhere else in the wine world do so few give so much with the speed and noise of the bidders at the Naples Winter Wine Fest. They did it again last weekend raising more than $8.5 million in six hours for thousands of at-risk children within 20 miles of 500 donors under an inflated white tent on the lawn of the Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort. read more >

A Tour of Florida's Winter Wine Festivals

Florida Trend's Restaurant Editor Chris Sherman sends notice of the best of the best wine festivals around the state. read more >

Southern Swing

Up north from central Florida to the Georgia-Alabama borders, Southern cooking is hotter than ever. read more >

Miami, Y'all

An old guide to understanding our state's politics and culture claimed that in Florida, the South is in the north, while the North is in south Florida... No Longer... read more >

Hunting Lodges

Honey Lake Plantation, Ross Hammock Ranch; Little Lake Lodge read more >

The Future of Florida Dining

The best Florida restaurants stay a cut above by serving a fusion of flavors with a gracious, welcoming attitude. read more >

Second Helpings

Jeannie Pierola, who has been running pop-ups and other ventures since she left Bern's Steak House in 2007, has made reinvention a theme. read more >

Roe, Roe, Roe at Mote

Mote Marine Laboratory in Sarasota brings the taste of luxury to Florida. read more >

Dining surprises in store

Fine dining in Florida can be found among retail shelves and aisles of stores. read more >

Tables of content: Exclusive dining around Florida

Prix fixe menus with wine pairings offer Florida diners an exclusive experience. read more >

Local restaurant ventures done right

Restaurant reviews from editor Chris Sherman. read more >

Carmen's Lunch Bar

New Pensacola restaurant will open summer 2012 read more >

On Burger King's menu: Company shares

The Home of the Whopper is going public again. read more >

Ocala restaurants take it up a notch

Restaurant reviews from editor Chris Sherman. read more >


Three concierge services in Florida are profiled. read more >

Winter Park Wonderland

Park Avenue, the Rodeo Drive of central Florida, has new glitter, Italian-style. read more >

Restaurants in Florida: 'Eat Here' is new to Holmes Beach

Eat Here's slogan is modest: "Second-best food on the island." read more >

Creek Entertainment Gretna opens in Gadsden County

The venue features poker and barrel racing, among others read more >

Getaway destination: Private clubs

Pine Creek Sporting Club in Okeechobee County and the Ocean Reef Club in Key Largo are profiled. read more >

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