Juicy American Wagyu Strip and a dark and sultry Cabernet blend only represented one course of the five I was lucky enough to enjoy recently at a JUSTIN Vineyards and Winery dinner hosted by Fleming’s Steakhouse in the Brickell neighborhood of Miami. It was an evening to match any of the top wine dinners I’ve … Continue reading JUSTIN and Fleming’s, a Perfect Partner in Food & Wine
In celebration of Wine Wednesday and the holidays, I reviewed a wonderful wine treat at Fogo de Chão on Miami Beach. Meet VIK wines out of Chile in my article for MIAbites.
Which wines will you be serving for Thanksgiving this year? If you're stumped, check out my November Vino column in Biscayne Times for some economical suggestions. Cheers!
The Fall 2018 issue of Let's Eat magazine is hot off the presses! Check inside for my holiday gift-buying guide for your favorite wine lover--on page 15. Happy holiday wine shopping!
Don't miss the 9th Annual Coral Gables Food Wine & Spirits Festival happening on Saturday, November 3rd at the Coral Gables Museum. Tickets are available through this link and make sure you use the code, OJALA1001, when you buy your tickets for a nice discount! Over 300 brands of fine wine, craft beer and spirits on top … Continue reading Get Your Tickets to the Coral Gables Food Wine & Spirits Festival Here!
The Standard on Miami Beach is hosting an event this October that you never knew you wanted to go to until now. Join artist, Alan Gutierrez, and learn how to draw anatomically correct male parts at this nude male model drawing workshop. Mr. Gutierrez will teach you all the skills necessary to perfect your sketching while … Continue reading Drink Some Wine, Sketch a Naked Dude at The Standard
Hey all you Miami wine-os! I know it's difficult to live in a predominately liquor and craft beer town, but there are still some fun and exciting wine events around the city for you to enjoy early on this summer. Besides reading my Vino column in Biscayne Times newspaper every month, you should also be … Continue reading Miami Wine Events Not to Miss this June
For those of us who appreciate a little historical personality in our local watering holes in Miami, it seems as though it has been harder and harder for us to hold onto the old haunts that originally gave the city its famous reputation as a slick, shady, and sexy town. As each establishment is torn … Continue reading History & Wine &…Beer?
It's springtime! That means it's the perfect time to get back into some refreshing warm-weather wines. How about a pink bubbly? Check out my latest column in Let's Eat Magazine for some delicious suggestions of sparkling rosés to get you back in the springtime mood. Cheers!
Check out my April Vino column in Miami-based newspaper, Biscayne Times. I'll give you some suggestions of economical Malbecs you can drink to celebrate Malbec World Day on April 17th! Cheers!