Chefs were the stars at the Epicurean Theatre. All photos by Tracey Serebin.

Wine Dinners Are Back! The welcome return of in-person culinary events

Virtual wine tastings got us through the past year, but nothing beats the in-person version — especially if you get to enjoy the wine in tandem with scrumptious food prepared by master chefs.

The spicy salmon poke bowl at Zukku Sushi.

Pro Bowls: Twenty of Tampa Bay’s top grain and poke bowl restaurants

Over the last few years, build-your-own bowl restaurants have been sprouting up all over. Here’s a mixture of grain and poke bowl hubs that are serving up traditional as well as reimagined bites.

Perfect combinations: Wine and food pairing events at Sea Salt

The restaurant is finding success with food and wine pairing events geared toward a limited number of guests.

Dressing alfresco: Casual, stylish clothes for outdoor dining

Spring ’21 fashion is trending stylish and comfortable, perfect for that outdoor restaurant you’ve been meaning to try.

The scene outside the Armature Works.

100+ Great Places to Dine Outdoors in Tampa Bay

Places where either view, comfort, location, fun, good food or some combo of the above is exceptional.

Adobe Road: Virtual wine tastings that will set hearts racing

Adobe Road virtual wine tastings not only allow you to sample Sonoma and Napa wines from a distance, they can also provide the main ingredients for the perfect at-home Valentine’s date.

Taste the Wines, Meet the Winemakers at Del Frisco’s

One recent Friday afternoon I stopped by Del Frisco’s Grille on Boy Scout Boulevard in Tampa to chat with Bar Manager and Sommelier Matt Sinclair. Having eaten there a few […]

Running a Marathon on the Donut Trail

Reese’s peanut butter cup donuts. That’s how we started this adventure. I mean, it’s carb-loading, right? And Daniel had a marathon to run. See, it’s all part of my husband’s […]

Sal Y Mar Rooftop Bar has opened just in time for a watch party on Sunday.

Super Bowl Watch Parties, Eats and Greets: An ever-expanding guide

Where to watch the Big Game with fellow fans (masked and distanced, of course).

Donovan’s Meatery: Upscale eats at reasonable prices in Riverview

Donovan’s Modern American Meatery, which opened in Riverview a few months ago, is a hidden gem. It may be off the usual foodie path, but it’s definitely worth the trip. […]