Archive for 'August,2018'

Key lime pie is our gift to civilization, or is it?

Key lime pie is our gift to civilization, or is it?

By Mark Gauert City & Shore Magazine I didn’t want the Key lime pie. Didn’t come 4,263 miles from Miami to Edinburgh, Scotland, for a slice I could get 7.6 miles from home at Bob Roth’s [...]

Meet Rocco Nankervis, our chef of the year

Meet Rocco Nankervis, our chef of the year

By Rebecca Cahilly-Taranto City & Shore Magazine The national Mastro’s Restaurants group sought out some serious local talent to launch its first foray in South Florida, Mastro’s Ocean Club on the Intracoastal Waterway in Fort Lauderdale, [...]

What Dave Barry enjoys most about Florida

What Dave Barry enjoys most about Florida

By Greg Carannante City & Shore Magazine All you need to know about Dave Barry’s South Florida ethos is condensed into the top corner of davebarry.com (I’m assuming booger.com was taken).  There, in the style of [...]

Wineries, breweries round out Florida trip

Wineries, breweries round out Florida trip

By Patti Roth City & Shore Magazine Take a tour. Try an unfamiliar flavor. (Watermelon or avocado wine, anyone? Or ale infused with zesty orange?) There’s even a tomato wine, fermented with peppers. Dozens of wineries [...]

The great eight: Best new restaurants, 2018

The great eight: Best new restaurants, 2018

By Rebecca Cahilly-Taranto City & Shore Magazine This was the year Fort Lauderdale’s Las Olas Boulevard came back on the map as a dining destination. The year restaurateurs (and restaurant groups) expanded big-time. The year some [...]

Mike Mayo looks back at the year in reviews

Mike Mayo looks back at the year in reviews

By Mike Mayo Sun Sentinel Dining Critic The question I hear most these days is, “What’s the best restaurant in South Florida?”, or its cousin, “What’s your favorite restaurant?” In a region with 14,000 restaurants, it [...]

Are You Better Off Renting Than Buying?

Are You Better Off Renting Than Buying?

By Robyn A. Friedman City & Shore Magazine Is it better to rent or to buy? With housing prices so high in South Florida, not to mention a limited inventory of available homes on the market, [...]

Tips for making healthier restaurant choices

Tips for making healthier restaurant choices

By Jana Soeldner Danger City & Shore Magazine How can we make smarter, healthier choices when dining out?  Start by planning ahead, says Lillian Craggs-Dino, a registered dietician and nutritionist with Cleveland Clinic Florida. Many restaurants [...]

Hot kitchens: the latest design trends

Hot kitchens: the latest design trends

By Charlyne Varkonyi Schaub City & Shore Magazine You can follow the crowd and opt for an all-white kitchen. You can take a more courageous path using warm accents of stained wood. Or go for an [...]

Hot Property: Four Seasons Fort Lauderdale

Hot Property: Four Seasons Fort Lauderdale

By Robyn A. Friedman City & Shore Magazine Construction is under way at Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences Fort Lauderdale, a 22-story hotel and condominium project at 525 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd. expected to [...]