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Lakeland: Red Door Wine Market

My wife and I celebrated our wedding anniversary recently and felt the event called for a special night out.  Despite warm temperatures (this is central Florida), some holiday decorations were still out to add to our festive evening.  577 more words


Gaucho: Tasty Argentinian Steak

I’d normally think you’re onto a pretty good steak spot when the dining room chairs of a restaurant are made from cow hide.

That’s exactly what I first observed when being shown to our table at Gaucho Hong Kong, an Argentinian steak restaurant in the heart of Honkers.   1,263 more words

Hong Kong

Executive chef Kyle Viera parts the waters at The Oceanaire Seafood Room

The Oceanaire Seafood Room gets new bites from Viera

New York transplant executive chef Kyle Viera lends his East Coast flavors to the renown West Coast institution in San Diego, California called The Oceanaire Seafood Room in the Gaslamp District.   229 more words

San Diego

Adventures in fine dining

This is a list of restaurants I consider worthy of mention from my culinary adventures, followed by the chef at the time and the year I was there. 377 more words


New Zealand | Fairlie | Real Local South Island Dining

New Zealand two week road trip, the week after New Year 2017

As we found out the week right before the trip, when we finally got the energy to plan our itinerary (I know, way too late!), there were practically no vacancies left on the South Island of New Zealand. 1,052 more words



Automata, Chippendale

Automata is a sleek and quirky but chilled fine dining, located at Kensington Street which is a secret alleyway that I have never been there before. 135 more words

Fine Dining: The History and Collection of White House China

I have been wanting to do an article on White House China for years.   I got a chance to visit the Ronald Reagan Library and they had an exhibit on White House China.   195 more words