Food & Drinks

Monika Czechowska of Fuse Global Cuisine has mastered the art of creating smoky cocktails. Photo by Gina Birch

Smoky Libations Abound at Fuse Global Cuisine

Sample smoke-infused tipples at the Naples hotspot
Brian McCarley, chef and owner of The Other Side Bistro in Bonita Springs. Photo by Gina Birch

Bowls of Goodness at The Other Side Bistro

Brian McCarley serves up outstanding bowls of savory potions at his Bonita Springs bistro
Tabbouleh is a heart-healthy vegetarian dish at Kareem’s Lebanese Kitchen. Photo courtesy Kareem's Lebanese Kitchen

Healthy at Heart at Kareem’s Lebanese Kitchen

There’s myriad heart-healthy options on this local Mediterranean restaurant’s extensive menu
Pasta dish. Courtesy of Luminary Hotel & Co

Valentine’s Day Dining at Luminary Hotel & Co.

Treat your valentine to four dining specials at the Fort Myers' hotel's various dining spots
Courtesy of Billecart-Salmon

For the Love of Wine

Tom Boyle, Ridgway Bar & Grill's new sommelier, talks about his passion and shares two perfect picks for Valentine's Day
Sonoma-Cutrer’s Grand Brut Rosé paired with Norman Love chocolate. Photo by Gina Birch

A Sweet Pairing for Valentine’s Day

Norman Love, Southwest Florida’s undisputed king of chocolate, and Fort Myers chef Harold Balink partner on chocolate and wine pairing events
Dishes from the The French Brasserie Rustique's Nice menu. Photo courtesy The French Brasserie Rustique

“Tour de France” at The French Brasserie Rustique

Chef Vincenzo Betulia will host a monthly spotlight on France's culinary capitals, featuring Nice in February
Classic filet mignon. Courtesy of Olde Florida Chophouse

Prime Time at Olde Florida Chophouse

The Trianon Hotel's Florida-style steak house serves up classic cuts, innovative seafood dishes, and signature desserts
Vintner Philippe Sereys de Rothschild is set to appear at the Naples Winter Wine Festival February 3-5. Photo by Mathieu Anglada

Toast of the Town

The Naples Winter Wine Festival returns February 3-5
Oysters Chopafeller. Photo courtesy Chops City Grill

National Oysters Rockefeller Day at Chops City Grill

Celebrate the holiday with an indulgent "Oysters Chopafeller" at the Naples and Bonita Springs restaurants January 10