Cooking for Life Brunch Returns for 2nd Straight Year

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On Sunday, September 25, Common Threads hosted its 2nd annual Cooking for Life Sunday Brunch at The Confidante Miami Beach (formerly The Thompson). Hosted by Superintendent of Miami-Dade County Public Schools Alberto Carvalho and Chef Michelle Bernstein, the event brought together the community for a great cause: fighting childhood obesity.

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Common Threads Hosts 2nd Annual Cooking for Life Sunday Brunch on September 25

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Common Threads, a not-for-profit organization, which provides hands-on cooking and nutrition education to children, families and teachers in underserved communities, is teaming up with celebrity chefs to host its Second Annual Cooking for Life Sunday Brunch on Sunday, September 25 from 12 p.m. – 3 p.m.

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Wag Wednesday: Adrianne Calvo & Coby Wiley Calvo

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Over the past year, we’ve interviewed many members of the hospitality industry, and one constant among the interviewees has been a profound love for their pets. We thought it would be great to share this love with our readers. That’s why we launched an ongoing feature called “Wag Wednesday” to showcase industry peeps and their pets. Know someone who wants to be featured? Email us at bark@miamifoodpug.com.

This week, we’re featuring Adrianne Calvo, Chef and Owner of Chef Adrianne’s Vineyard Restaurant and Wine Bar, and her Chiweenie, Coby Wiley Calvo. Read more

Preview of Chef Adrianne Calvo’s Cookbook, #MaximumFlavor Social

 

Maximum Flavor Social Book CoverChef Adrianne Calvo’s namesake restaurant is very dear to our hearts here at MFP. After first checking out her restaurant earlier this year for Miami Spice, we fell in love with the place.

So it’s needless to say that we were beyond excited when MFP was invited to a menu preview of her new book #MaximumFlavor Social. By the end of the meal, we left very impressed — it’s hard not to be when you’re served seven memorable courses (as you’ll see in the photos below).

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