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Travel issue wins state, national awards

Travel issue wins state, national awards

Our special travel issue, Explore Florida & the Caribbean, has won some top honors in state and national competitions. The magazine won First Place for General Excellence in the Florida Magazine Association’s 2021 Charlie Awards competition, “recognizing publishing [...]

When in Milan, get the risotto – even during a pandemic

When in Milan, get the risotto – even during a pandemic

By Mark Gauert City & Shore Magazine Everybody said to get the risotto. Just maybe not now. “You’re going … to Europe?” they said. “I am,” I said. “Now?” they said. “During … a pandemic?” “My [...]

Hot kitchens: The way to the heart of these homes is through the kitchen

Hot kitchens: The way to the heart of these homes is through the kitchen

By Robyn A. Friedman City & Shore Magazine In which room do you spend the most time at home? If you’re like most Americans, it’s the kitchen, a place for not only preparing and enjoying meals [...]

New restaurants to open in developments

New restaurants to open in developments

By Robyn A. Friedman City & Shore Magazine It’s not unusual for new restaurants to pop up in South Florida. New concepts in dining open – and, unfortunately, close – frequently here, drawn to our growing [...]

Search for perfect Piña Colada bears fruit

Search for perfect Piña Colada bears fruit

By Eric Barton City & Shore Magazine Tourism really didn’t exist in Puerto Rico before the island’s government built a hotel in 1946, hoping somebody would come operate it. The only one who would was famed [...]

Steve Martorano on 30 years of Cafe Martorano

Steve Martorano on 30 years of Cafe Martorano

By Greg Carannante City & Shore Magazine It’s 1991. A moment of truth arrives for a 30-something Italian-American from a mob-muscled neighborhood in South Philly. He started out slinging hoagies out of his mother’s basement, but [...]

A breakfast for champions postponed

A breakfast for champions postponed

Editor’s note: Just after press time for the print edition of City & Shore, organizers of the “Making Real Connections” Breakfast, scheduled for Sept. 17, announced the event has been postponed to May 2022 because of [...]

Your In-Room Bartender Has Arrived

Your In-Room Bartender Has Arrived

By Eric Barton City & Shore Magazine Lydia showed up while we were at the pool. She pushed her rolling cart through our suite and then out onto the patio. By the time we got back, [...]

A culinary ‘fun-raiser’ for foster children

A culinary ‘fun-raiser’ for foster children

By Greg Carannante City & Shore Magazine  The occasions for guilt-free overindulgence are far and few between, but surely one of them is “Eat Your Heart Out,” the lip-smacking culinary extravaganza with a heart of its [...]

An easy guide to matching wine and food

An easy guide to matching wine and food

By Peg San Felippo City & Shore Magazine Over the years, I’ve found picking the perfect wine is only slightly more intimidating to people than matching the wine with food. So to help take the apprehension [...]