| Apr 18, 2014
| 9:22 AM
Port Canaveral may have lost a Dream, but now it has some Sunshine.
The Carnival Sunshine arrived this week to replace the Carnival Dream, which had sailed out of Central Florida since its debut in 2009. The Sunshine, while smaller, is one of Carnival...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 2:42 PM
Paula Deen won the battle, but she may have lost the war: The discrimination lawsuit brought against her was dismissed Friday, but only after it devastated the multimillion-dollar career of one of the most popular icons of the food world.
| Feb 13, 2014
| 7:28 AM
Los amantes de la buena mesa — desde conocidos chefs y celebridades hasta amas de casa — pasan saliva de solo pensar en el South Beach Wine and Food Festival que arranca en su décimotercera edición el 20 de febrero.
Mientras los que...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 11:57 AM
"Top Chef" season 11 kicked off Wednesday night in a swamp. There were alligators, frogs, a video of Padma Lakshmi dancing in the streets and Emeril Lagasse with a box of beignets. Oh yeah, this season's in New Orleans.
The winning prizes are still the...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Name of restaurant: Wonderful Restaurant. The Chinese name is yi chi ban, or ichiban -- the Japanese word for No. 1.
Owner: Charlie Feng. Taiwanese immigrant Feng is a longtime restaurant owner with properties in Diamond Bar and Alhambra. His wife,...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Clarissa Dickson Wright, the unlikely television star who shook up the food world from a motorcycle sidecar, died Saturday. Wright, half of the “Two Fat Ladies,” a series that featured Wright and co-host Jennifer Patterson touring the...
| Feb 22, 2014
The Florida Strawberry Festival, the annual shortcake-powered celebration that combines midway, music and Plant City's most famous agricultural export, opens in only a few days.
I decided to enjoy my annual strawberry shortcake before the festival opens...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 6:28 AM
Here's a look at the biggest ships calling Florida home this spring and summer.
Regular capacity: 4,000
Sails: 7-night eastern Caribbean trips
Info: 866-234-7350866-234-7350; ncl.com
Features: A sister...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 10:15 AM
When Damiano Mr. Pizza, the family-run pizza parlor on Fairfax Avenue, shut its doors late last month after nearly 60 years in business, it quickly brought to light the tiff between building owners Vinny Dotolo and Jon Shook, who together own well-...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 5:58 PM
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico — Like many tourists, we arrived at Cecilia's Cafe in downtown Albuquerque at the recommendation of Guy Fieri, the celebrity TV chef from the Food Network. He's the bleached-blond, spiky-haired guy from "Diners, Drive-ins and...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Paula Deen's biggest backer -- Food Network -- quickly distanced itself Wednesday from the N-word controversy swirling around one of its most recognizable stars.
"Food Network does not tolerate any form of discrimination and is a strong proponent of...