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Saturday, Feb 13, 2016

Dining

Finger food can be healthy

Finger food can be healthy

Finger food can be tricky for the party-goer who is trying to eat healthfully. Tiny bites that explode with flavor often are loaded with empty calories and little nutrition. If I’m not paying attention at a party, I can easily inhale a day...
Published: 02/13/16
Menu on the move: Amici Pizza owners plan new restaurant up the road in Lutz

Menu on the move: Amici Pizza owners plan new restaurant up the road in Lutz

LUTZ — During the past 14 years, Amici Pizza & Deli has developed a reputation for flavorful home-cooked Italian dishes and efficient, friendly service. And owners Andrea and Josephine Mannino don’t plan on changing a thing —...
Published: 02/11/16
Burger King’s next conquest: Hot dog king

Burger King’s next conquest: Hot dog king

NEW YORK — Burger King is looking for a new crown: Hot Dog King.
Published: 02/10/16
Bring the love home for Valentine’s Day dinner

Bring the love home for Valentine’s Day dinner

My sweetie pie and I run into the same challenge every Valentine’s Day, which incidentally is also my birthday. To dine in or dine out? That is the question.
Published: 02/10/16
Food truck dream finally up and running

Food truck dream finally up and running

TAMPA — Owning your own business is something that most people talk about, but few have the guts to try.
Published: 02/10/16
Shop offers tea — and a place to be

Shop offers tea — and a place to be

TEMPLE TERRACE — Naga Tea is one of a growing number of businesses in the Tampa area offering customers an alternative to drinking coffee.
Published: 02/10/16

Affection for confection prompts a comeback

CARROLLWOOD — Jill Levin-Stilton is breathing new life into a family recipe that goes back generations. Not by changing the ingredients, but instead, the way it’s sold to those that love its gooey goodness....
Published: 02/10/16

Downtown Plant City coffee shop opening courtyard soon

Coffee shop adding courtyard
Published: 02/06/16
Updated: 02/10/16
Dining Review: Eat healthier without sacrificing flavor at Doc B’s Fresh Kitchen

Dining Review: Eat healthier without sacrificing flavor at Doc B’s Fresh Kitchen

If you haven’t bailed on your New Year’s resolution to eat better just yet, there’s a restaurant that opened late last year at International Plaza’s Bay Street that leans to the healthier side without sacrificing the atmos...
Published: 02/04/16
Falling in love with buttercream frosting

Falling in love with buttercream frosting

I’ve never been a huge fan of frostings because I find many of them teeth-screamingly sweet.
Published: 02/03/16