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Wine and Health

A program of seminars at 32 East in Delray Beach explores the increasing evidence that moderate consumption of wine is good for your health.

To Be Or Not To Be

The Tennessee state legislature is contemplating changes in the standards of identity for Tennessee whiskey, and Jack Daniel's is alarmed.

The Weakest Links

Two major fast food chains, Sbarro and Quiznos, have filed for bankrupcy within a single week.

Trouble in Paradise

Per Se, the three-star Michelin restaurant in Manhattan operated by famed chef Thomas Keller, has failed an inspection by the New York City Health Department.

4 Venues for Vegans

Tthe South Florida dining scene is growing its share of vegan restaurants. Check out four of our local favorites.

Michelin 2014

The Michelin Red Guide to France for 2014 has been published, with the addition of a new three-star restaurant.

The James Beard Awards

Are the James Beard Awards the "Oscars of food," as many people believe, or do they conform to Anthony Bourdain's characterization as a "chef shakedown"?

Your Pasta Horoscope

What does your pasta say about you? Here are some theories about what your favorite noodles reveal.

National Margarita Day

National Margarita Day, one of the most significant national holidays, is approaching on February 22.


More and more chefs are turning to Kickstarter to fund their restaurant projects.