Archive for May, 2011

Restaurant News CL Update: Lee House Chinese Restaurant and Ocean Blue Sushi

May 27, 2011 | By | Reply More
Restaurant News CL Update: Lee House Chinese Restaurant and Ocean Blue Sushi

Check out my Creative Loafing news article on Lee House Chinese Restaurant in Brandon relocating and Ocean Blue Sushi merging with Kaiko in Clearwater. http://cltampa.com/dailyloaf/archives/2011/05/27/popular-asian-eateries-in-brandon-and-clearwater-relocate-merge

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Tampa Bay Blogger Shoutouts

May 24, 2011 | By | 2 Replies More
Tampa Bay Blogger Shoutouts

Here’s what I’ve been reading about lately on local Tampa Bay blogs: Tampa Bay Breakfasts reviews Mama’s Kitchen on North Florida and gives it a 5-pancake rating. As usual, there are plenty of pics of the food and the happy faces there. Dena Loves Food visits Mama Fu in Clearwater and tries their Pad Thai and […]

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Recipe: Mom’s Stovetop Barbeque Chicken

May 23, 2011 | By | 2 Replies More
Recipe: Mom’s Stovetop Barbeque Chicken

My Mom and I randomly decided to make a video of her recipe to her signature stovetop barbeque chicken. I thought I’d share it on here with you guys. It’s delicious so I hope you get a chance to make it yourself. There aren’t exact measurements for the ingredients because my Mom tends to alter […]

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PhilFest 2011 & After-Party at Grille 54

May 16, 2011 | By | 3 Replies More
PhilFest 2011 & After-Party at Grille 54

—– PhilFest 2011 was a great adventure into Filipino food and culture. USF’s very own Association of Filipino Students (AFS) came out victorious winning 1st place in the annual Revolution dance competition. The theme this year was “tinikling” my favorite dance and the national dance of the Philippines. There was lots of food at PhilFest, […]

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Tampa Restaurant Featured Tonight in Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives

May 16, 2011 | By | 2 Replies More
Tampa Restaurant Featured Tonight in Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives

A Tampa restaurant will be featured tonight in Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives at 9:00PM EST on Food Network. On the list is California Tacos To-Go. Make sure you tune-in and watch as Guy Fieri explores some of the most popular places to have tacos and burritos in town. Read my California Tacos To-Go review

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Tia Cori’s Tacos (Daytona Beach)

May 14, 2011 | By | 1 Reply More
Tia Cori’s Tacos (Daytona Beach)

My friends I took a trip out to Daytona Beach some time ago to relax and get away from the day to day. When we arrived in town after a 2 1/2 hour trip we were all hungry and I was a little disappointed when I saw nothing but chains and fast food on International […]

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La Guaguita – Puerto Rican Cuisine Food Truck

May 10, 2011 | By | 12 Replies More
La Guaguita – Puerto Rican Cuisine Food Truck

A friend and I went on a ethnic market hunt and just as I started complaining that there are basically no Puerto Rican food spots in Tampa, I turned around and saw a food truck called La Guaguita waving a Puerto Rican flag. My friend and I decided to investigate. Click the photo for a […]

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Jarritos Tour Part 1

May 6, 2011 | By | 3 Replies More
Jarritos Tour Part 1

Jarritos sodas all have a fresh taste to them, probably because of the bottle packaging of them. Each flavor has a slightly similar taste, but differs to actually taste like the fruit on the package. The soda has been around since 1950. Jarrito means jug and refers to the Mexican tradition of drinking from clay […]

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Happy Cinco de Mayo!

May 5, 2011 | By | 1 Reply More
Happy Cinco de Mayo!

Happy Cinco de Mayo everyone! This food blogger is finally on summer vacation so look for lots of updates to be coming soon. I thought that Cinco de Mayo would be the perfect day to blog about Jarritos sodas. I received a package from one of their social media consultants some time ago and had […]

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