gourmet

Journey to Peru Gourmet 2015

Q the Cruzan Foodie - June 12, 2015
Peru Gourmet Food Collage

Get whisked away to the country of Peru on the ultimate foodie journey in just one night! That’s certainly happened at Peru Gourmet 2015 Festival hosted by the Peruvian American Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday June 9th at the Rusty Pelican Restaurant in Miami, FL. In its 5th consecutive year, the Peru Gourmet Festival continues to raise funds to benefit various charities and nonprofit organizations …

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Cruzan Foodie 2015 Summer Festival Picks

Q the Cruzan Foodie - May 30, 2015
'15 Summer Food Festivals

Summer time is here again and that means it’s food festival season in every corner and crevice of North America. Seasonal fruits are highlighted and showcased during festivals created in their honor such as strawberries, cherries, even lentils and asparagus (just to name a few)! Craft beers, BBQ & bourbon often come together during this time and makes for one-of-a-kind outings for you & your …

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Taste of the Caribbean Recap – USVI National Culinary Team Brings Home the Gold

Q the Cruzan Foodie - July 28, 2014
USVI Team With Gold Medals for Caribbean National Team

When most people think about Caribbean cuisine, the phrases “fine food” or “gourmet dining” rarely comes to mind. The Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association’s Taste of the Caribbean Culinary Competition takes that old adage and flips it squarely on its head. The 2014 Taste of the Caribbean Culinary Competition took place June 30th – July 2nd at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Miami, FL and …

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Brunch Anyone?

Q the Cruzan Foodie - February 10, 2014
Chillbar Brunch Collage

There’s something to be said about gourmet omelettes & fluffy pancakes paired with bottomless mimosas. I’ve always been a fan of breakfast but that cusp between breakfast and lunch creates my favorite pastime known as brunch! These past two weekends I’ve been blessed to enjoy brunch at one of my favorite hideaways. Chillbar in Hollywood, FL. The thing that sets this brunch spot apart from …

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