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August 17, 2018

Chris Sherman

Florida Trend Restaurant Editor • Chris Sherman

 
Chris Sherman

Florida Trend restaurant editor Chris Sherman stuck his finger into Key lime pie 20 years ago. He has eaten his way up down and across Florida, tucking into grits, datil peppers, and medianoche sandwiches as well as the dishes of our grandest chefs, young and old. Florida sets a big and constantly changing table, so when you find a great new restaurant or have a grand meal, let Chris know. Ditto for those dinners that don't match the hype. He can't be everywhere... although he'd like to be. Share your thoughts with Chris.

Articles by Sherman:

Pearls of wisdom: A new bed of oysters is cropping up in Florida
Many good things come from Florida waters, most deliciously the oyster.
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Florida restaurants embrace the upscale veggie trend
The most intriguing gourmet growth sector? Full-fledged vegan
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Outside influences step up their presence in Miami
When they say, “the New Yorkers are coming” in Miami these days, they're talking about famous chefs and foods from the Big Apple, not tourists.
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Bridging the gap: Restaurants in Fort Myers-Cape Coral grow beyond the familiar
McGregor Boulevard and Tamiami Trail are still the main drags of the Fort Myers-Cape Coral corridor .... But these days dining ...
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A new ice age in Florida
Once, Florida depended on ice cut and shipped from frozen lakes thousands of miles to the north...
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Skewered in Florida – kabobs in various forms spread across the state
Smart chefs and wise home cooks, my mother among them, suspected there were five or six recipes in the world common to every tribe on the planet...
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Menus at Lake Nona go beyond the essentials
For the food-obsessed, hip restaurants are integral to their preferred geography. Smart developers lure trendy chefs to the first floor of a new high-rise, and savvy real estate agents pack menus in their portfolio while showing homebuyers around a neighborhood.
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Cod-ified: Portuguese cuisine catches on across Florida
While the cooking of Portugal was once forgotten or mistakenly lumped in with Spanish cuisine, that's no longer true in Florida.
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Chick Magnets: A flock of chicken-centered restaurants open in Florida
Get all those hogs, pigs and piglets out of here. They've had their day on top of restaurant names and menus. There's a new star critter on Florida shingles.
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Cock-a-noodle-do: Asian flavors of all kinds can be found in Florida
As the Year of the Rooster dawns, Florida can crow about an array of Asian flavors statewide.
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