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Ritz-Carlton Sarasota gingerbread house
December 2014

The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota Unveils 2014 Holiday Gingerbread House

The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota’s pastry chef, Lyndsy McDonald, on exactly what goes into making that giant gingerbread house and gives tips for home bakers.

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Pecan Pie 2
July 2014

The Blue Rooster’s Southern Pecan Pie

Chef Michael Yoder of Sarasota’s Blue Rooster restaurant shares the recipe for his Southern pecan pie.

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Pink-Flowers
May 2014

Mother’s Day Brunches in Sarasota

  Selby Gardens Celebrate among the tropical flora with live music and a full meal from Michael’s On East. Three seatings. $48 for nonmembers; $38 for members; $18 for children 4-11 (children under 4 are free). Hyde Park Prime Steakhouse Three courses for $27.95 per person, plus a $25 gift card to be used at a […]

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downton2
January 2014

WEDU Celebrates Return of “Downton Abbey” at Cafe L’Europe

WEDU celebrates the return of Downton Abbey with a sumptuous dinner at Cafe L’Europe.

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Subpage-Photos-Chef-Anna
October 2013

South African Wine Tasting at Michael’s On East to Raise Awareness for All Heart Fund

The event will be held at Michael’s on East on November 7.

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Sarasota Yacht Club
August 2013

Fresh Catch: How to Cook Fresh-Caught Fish (Recipe)

Sarasota Yacht Club executive chef Anthony Puccio shares his recipe for fresh-caught fish with simple aioli.

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Sarasota Yacht Club
August 2013

RECIPE: Fresh Fish with Aioli

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chardonnay
June 2013

Four Tips for Throwing a Summer Party from Jack Dusty and Napa Valley’s Newton Vineyards

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April 2013

Sarasota’s Whiskey Obsession

I’m a decent fan of bourbon—an interest I picked up from my father. So Friday’s first annual Sarasota Whiskey Obsession Festival at Michael’s On East made for a great father-daughter outing.

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Today correspondent Sara Haines with Pinecraft's Sherry Gore.
April 2013

Thanks to Today Show Segment, Pinecraft Takes National Stage

DVR alert! The Today show takes a loving look at Pinecraft for an upcoming segment. A Today crew toured the little Amish-Mennonite community off Bahia Vista Street in Sarasota in late March and taped our friend, Sherry Gore, cooking Amish pot-pie stew with correspondent Sara Haines. (That’s Sara and Sherry hamming it up in the […]

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