Recipe: Flambéed Banana Amarula Cream Sauce & Chocolate Macadamia Praline by Michael’s on East (Sarasota, FL)

  Recipe courtesy of Chef Jamil Pineda, Michael’s on East. Note: this decadent dessert is something to savor and enjoy during the holidays, and is not conducive to weight loss. I encourage people to enjoy in moderation. Flambéed Banana Amarula … Continue reading

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Recipe: Holiday Egg Nog from Ocean Prime!

THE BEST EGGNOG YOU’LL EVER TASTE Eggnog is widely recognized as a traditional holiday cocktail. Here’s our delicious version of the sweet, creamy and spicy classic. Eggnog Recipe Ingredients: • 3 cups milk • 1 cup light cream • 3 … Continue reading

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Forte dei Marmi: Stylish Italian Dining Straight from the Italian Coast by Two-Michelin Star Chef Antonio Mellino, Florida’s Newest Platinum Palate!

The newest addition to Miami’s increasingly hot culinary scene is the stylish Forte dei Marmi by acclaimed Chef Antonio Mellino, of Two-Michelin Star Quattro Passi in Nerano, Italy (on the Amalfi Coast). Mellino brings his culinary acumen and Italian style … Continue reading

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Recipe: Michael’s on East’s Famous Bowtie Chicken Pasta (Sarasota, FL)

  Recipe and photo courtesy of Michael’s on East, Sarasota, FL. Bowtie Chicken Pasta This is a hearty dish, good for cooler weather in the autumn. I list suggestions on how you may lighten this up to enjoy at home. … Continue reading

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Recipe: Maple Pumpkin Pie Martini by Baleen at La Playa Beach Resort in Naples, Florida

Recipe and photo courtesy of Baleen Naples. BALEEN’s Maple Pumpkin Pie Martini Ingredients 2 oz. butter-washed crown maple (see recipe below) 1 oz. St. George pear liquor .25 oz. dry Curaçao 1 bar spoon pumpkin purée 1 oz. cinnamon syrup … Continue reading

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