The South Beach Food and Wine Festival blows into town on Thursday, and it's fair to say we all probably need a warmup.
Luckily, Chef Michael Schwartz has the perfect way to stretch your stomach. Tonight starts a series of three kitchen takeovers where Schwartz is turning over his kitchens to some incredible cooks.
James Beard winner Jeff Michaud rocked Harry's Pizzeria last year, and now he's back to promote his book on making an eating adventure out of Europe's favorite boot.
Tonight 7p. Michael's Genuine Food & Drink, 130 NE 40th St. Design District (305-573-5550). $150 here.
Jenn Louis, chef at Portland's Lincoln, scored a Best New Chef award thanks to a clear philosophy: “Keep it consistent, simple, and purposeful.” See how that translates to a sweet-and-savory family style meal.
Wed 7p. Harry's Pizzeria, 3918 N Miami Ave., Design District (786-275-4963). $150 here.
THE GRAMERCY ROOM
Michael Anthony's Gramercy Tavern is New York City's headquarters of seasonal fine cooking, and that's exactly what he's serving up in this five-course event.
Sun 7p. The Cypress Room, 3620 NE 2nd Ave., Design District (305-520-5197). $300 here.