MIAMI BEACH (CBSMiami) – The South Beach Wine and Food Festival is back for its 18th year, bringing fabulous food and famous chefs and foodies in town from around the world.READ MORE: Miami-Dade Police Department Honors Fallen Law Enforcement Officers
Thursday night was the popular party in the sand known as Barilla Italian Bites on the Beach, behind The Delano Hotel.READ MORE: Norwegian Cruise Line CEO Warns Company Could Take Ships Out Of Florida Over Vaccine Proof Ban
Back as host this year – TV personality and host Giada De Laurentiis.
CBS4’s Lisa Petrillo talked to the chef about why this festival has become so popular.MORE NEWS: Federal Appeals Court Orders New Trial For Former US Rep. Corrine Brown
You can watch the conversation above.