Executive Chef John Critchley of Area 31 will showcase items from the restaurant’s Miami Spice menu at a cooking demonstration at Whole Foods Market – Coral Gables on Tuesday, September 7 at 7 pm. Guests will learn how to make a Watermelon Salad (local watermelons, stone fruit, ricotta cheese and Minus 8 Vinegar) and Local Yellowtail Snapper (red lentil, sumac and preserved citrus) during the lifestyle cooking class. Following the class, guests will be able to sample the dishes created.
Celebrating its 9th year, Miami Spice has become one of Miami’s most anticipated culinary events. Taking place August 1 through September 30, 2010, this year a record breaking 119 of Greater Miami’s finest restaurants are offering $22 lunches and $35 dinners (excluding taxes and gratuities). Organized by the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau (GMCVB), each of the restaurants participating in Miami Spice includes an appetizer, entrée and dessert as part of the fixed price, which represents an average discount of 30%-50% off the regular value. For details and updates on participating Miami Spice restaurants, menus and events, check out the website www.iLoveMiamiSpice.com.
About Area 31
Area 31, the breathtaking restaurant on the 16th floor of Kimpton’s EPIC Hotel, delivers guests a dramatic menu of fresh, premium seafood prepared with a Mediterranean influence. The restaurant, which debuted December 15, 2008, features seafood from its namesake region Fishing Area 31, the ecologically sound marine waters of the Western Central Atlantic including the entire Florida coast, Central America and northern South America, with its menu created by Executive Chef John Critchley. Area 31 has the prestigious honor of being named one of the Best New Restaurants of 2009 in Esquire magazine. For more information, please call Area 31 at 305.424.5234 or visit www.area31restaurant.com. Area 31 is located on the 16th Floor of EPIC Hotel at 270 Biscayne Blvd. Way., Miami, Florida 33131.
Wednesday, September 7 at 7 pm
To register for this free event, please call 305.421.9421
Whole Foods Market – Coral Gables
6701 Red Road
Coral Gables, FL 33143