If visions of cupcakes, brownies and caramel brownies have you longing for a bakery fix, then Floriditas Café & Restaurant is the place for you in Wellington, New Zealand. Floriditas is a legendary café located on Cuba Street, and Floriditas Bakery is around the corner in a former potter’s studio off Swan Lane. Floriditas Cafe […]
Food, Wine & Spirits
The food matches the mood. Yet sometimes even seasoned foodies have to stretch their culinary adventure and try something new, whether at home or while traveling. Enjoy these food and drink recipes — and inspiring places for culinary travel.
Less than an hour from Wellington in the rural tranquility of Te Horo, New Zealand travelers have an unique opportunity to test their culinary skills at the Ruth Pretty Cooking School.
I don’t venture often to Southeast Denver, but I accepted the invitation for a cooking class at Cantina Laredo Denver, an upscale Mexican restaurant, located in Centennial’s outdoor mall, The Streets at SouthGlenn. Cantina Laredo is part of a national chain, each with its own personality and staff. Here traditional Mexican food is accented with Southwest […]
Dining is a sensory experience at Cheyenne Mountain Resort (CMR) in Colorado Springs, and one of the components of CMR’s dining experiences is mixology. For those of you not familiar with mixology, it’s the art and science of mixing cocktails. CMR mixologists created some uber-fun cokktails, including Elderflower & Rosewater Martini, Tarragon Collins, Strawberry Sage […]
It seems like yesterday that I explored Brussels, Belgium for the first time, but the taste of the chocolate and the beer is still fresh in my memory — as well as my tired feet from walking the cobblestone streets in search of said chocolate and beer! Belgian beer is a taste worth discovering. Belgium […]
If you get the opportunity to visit Belgium, RUN — don’t walk! But don’t forget to bring a pair of comfortable walking shoes. Those cobblestone streets aren’t made for fashionable shoes that pinch the toesy or worse. If you still want to look good, wear those high heels, but make sure you stop at the […]