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Thursday, Aug 27, 2015

Food News

MOSI announces huge slate of brews for Beer Fest

MOSI announces huge slate of brews for Beer Fest

Beer Fest MOSI returns to the Museum of Science and Industry this month with a massive lineup of more than 100 beers from more than 40 local and national brewers.
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‘Pasture-raised’ hens have  the healthy eggs you want

‘Pasture-raised’ hens have the healthy eggs you want

Although specialty eggs are likely to cost more, a recent study shows you may not be getting what you think you’re paying for.
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Taste is at the root of her organic offerings

Taste is at the root of her organic offerings

DAVIS ISLANDS — If your idea of a good meal is a hamburger, you’ve come to the wrong place.
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New Mediterranean restaurant opens to favorable reviews

New Mediterranean restaurant opens to favorable reviews

NEW TAMPA — Cathy Bickman serves as a volunteer ambassador for the Greater Wesley Chapel Chamber of Commerce. When she learns of new businesses in the community she makes it a point to stop in, introduce herself and present them with a chamber...
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Authentic Mexican fare billed at newly opened Valrico eatery

Authentic Mexican fare billed at newly opened Valrico eatery

VALRICO — Estela Villegas calls it the “perfect combination,” the relationship she has with her husband, Juan, as owners and operators of the La Villa Mexican Grill restaurant on Lynx Paw Trail in Valrico....
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Iconic Chicago restaurant chain Portillo’s coming to Brandon

Iconic Chicago restaurant chain Portillo’s coming to Brandon

In June, after the Tampa Bay Lightning lost to the Chicago Blackhawks in the Stanley Cup Final, a famous Chicago restaurant attempted to console Bolts fans by teasing the “good news” that it would soon be opening a location in Tampa....
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Taste of Boston seafood restaurant reels in customers at new sites

Taste of Boston seafood restaurant reels in customers at new sites

LUTZ — George Illes figured it was a time for a change.
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Beer Knights: Tampa Bay Brewing Co. opens in Westchase and Wazoo is back

Beer Knights: Tampa Bay Brewing Co. opens in Westchase and Wazoo is back

With nearly 40 brewers in the Tampa area and the 20th annual WaZoo Beer Fest at Lowry Park Zoo on Saturday, this seems like the perfect time to launch a monthly column about our favorite beverage.
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Students cooking up a storm

Students cooking up a storm

SOUTH TAMPA — Natalia Amarante, 12, already cooks spaghetti, chicken and fish for her family.
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L’Eden Cafe & Bar’s new owner shares ‘art of the table’

L’Eden Cafe & Bar’s new owner shares ‘art of the table’

SOUTH TAMPA — Creating the “art of the table” is one Priscilla Vincent’s goals as the new owner of L’Eden Café & Bar at the corner of East Madison and North Tampa streets.
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