Friday, February 21
Celebrity Chef Golf Tournament hosted by José Andrés
If you’re itching to hit the links, head over to the Turnberry Isle Resort for a golf tournament hosted by José Andrés. You can register as a foursome or sign up on your own and get paired with fun new group. As you make your way through 18 holes you’ll have time for food, drinks, and plenty of fun.
Class it up with an evening of gourmet food leading up to extraordinary desserts, hosted at the Mandarin Oriental. This walk-around dinner takes place on the beach, where you can take in the sights as you taste test tapas and ceviche from Aarón Sánchez, Gaston Acurio, Marcus Samuelsson, and more.
What’s a Wine and Food Festival without a Burger Bash? Rachael Ray hosts this signature event where chefs and restaurants compete for the coveted People’s Choice Award. Last year Bobby Flay beat three-time champ Michael Symon for the top prize. Who will win this year? Cast your vote!
No trip to Miami is complete with the Cuban classic, the medianoche. Make a stop at Wynwood Walls for this midnight bash hosted by Anne Burrell where you can scarf down sandwiches, taste cortaditos, enjoy hot chocolate and churros, and sweets from Azucar Ice Cream Company. All the while, check out the world-class street art hanging on the walls.
The term “top quality ingredient” doesn’t only apply to meat and veggies, it encompasses spices too! Join Lior Lev Sercarz of La Boîte à Epice, Michelle Bernstein, Aaron Brooks, and Michael Solomonov for a menu that focuses on unique, outrageous, and delicious spice blends.
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