South Beach Wine and Food Festival

NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 29: Chefs Marc Forgione (L) and Geoffrey Zakarian appear onstage at City Harvest's 20th annual Bid Against Hunger on October 29, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for City Harvest)

Geoffrey Zakarian Says Ups And Downs Have Taught Him Caution

Geoffrey Zakarian knows the odds. He knows all too well that the chances of succeeding in the restaurant world are so remote as to be almost comical.


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Some Work While Some Play At SOBE Wine & Food Festival

There was a chill in the air at the Thompson Hotel Friday afternoon as star chef and restaurateur Geoffrey Zakarian hosted his live Food Talk radio show on Sirius XM.


The South Beach Wine and Food Festival officially kicked off its 14th year on Thursday night and it all began with a taste of Italy. (Source: CBS4)

SOBE Wine & Food Fest Kicks Off With A Taste Of Italy

The South Beach Wine and Food festival officially kicked off its 14th year on Thursday night and it all began with a taste of Italy.


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Chefs To Compete For Best Burger Title At SOBE Wine & Food Festival

Whether you’re a wine aficionado or a “foodie,” the South Beach Wine and Food Festival is the place to be this weekend.


CBS4's Lisa Petrillo sits down with the ladies of lunch at "The Chef’s Roundtable." (Source: CBS4)

TOTT: The Ladies Of Lunch At ‘The Chef’s Roundtable’

On the opening day of the 14th Annual South Beach Wine and Food Festival Thursday, it’s a special Taste of the Town.



Hospitality School Breaks Through With FIU Brew

There is something brewing up at the FIU Chaplin School of hospitality’s North Miami Campus, literally.


CBS4 Super Kid Casandra Gonzalez meets South Beach Wine and Food Festival founder 
Lee Brian Schrager. (Source: CBS4)

CBS4 Super Kid Cassandra Gonzalez Has All The Ingredients For Success

A grandfather wipes away a tear as his beloved granddaughter, Cassandra Gonzalez tenderly hugs him. Jose Gonzalez is blind and Cassandra willingly serves as his eyes and guide in life.

CBS Miami–02/27/2014


Students Use Bike Blenders To Whip Up Good Food

Not only are the world’s best chefs cooking up some fancy meals on South Beach this weekend, a group of South Florida high school students whipped up a healthy snack in a most unusual way.


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Winemaker, Hospitality Giant Honored At Festival

Danny Meyer and Chuck Wagner, two of the most accomplished men in food and wine, took very different paths to success. But both credit much of that success to the same force — television.


Miami chef Michelle Bernstein is scheduled to take part in Macy's "Chefs A-Go-Go" summer food truck tour.  (Source: Macy's)

Michelle Bernstein Still Seeking Balance In Food

Two years ago, Michelle Bernstein shocked the food world when she shuttered her hugely successful tapas restaurant, Sra. Martinez.