Thursday, July 1, 2010

You are Invited to Gaetano's Ristorante in Coral Gables‏

Join DINE at Gaetano's
in Coral Gables for Happy Hour
on Tuesday, July 6, 2010

Join Dine Magazine at Gaetano’s Ristorante, located inside Hotel St. Michel, for an authentic taste of Italy. Renowned Italian Chef Gaetano Ascione serves fresh, simple and rustic Italian cuisine from across Italy. Everything is prepared using only the best ingredients imported directly from Italy, served alongside a hand picked collection of regional Italian Wine. Enjoy authentic flavors from the Italian Riviera served in style.
Hors d'oeuvres to be served include:
Fried Arancine – fried risotto with Parmigiano cheese, saffron and orange zest served in individual cups
Mozzarella in carrozza – fresh mozzarella sandwich fried with anchovy butter
Assorted Bruschetta – tomato, Parmigiano cheese and Prosciutto
Mixed Olives and Parmigiano – Italian olives and cheese
Crudo of Scottish Salmon – salmon tartare served on ceramic spoon
Cappesante al forno – baked Coffin Bay Scallops in their own shell served with lemon and butter

Where: Gaetano's Ristorante at Hotel St. Michel
162 Alcazar in Coral Gables
When: Tuesday, July 6
Cost: $10 in advance, $15 at the door
Free for Dine Club members with an advance RSVP
For this event guests will enjoy 1 glass of wine and a selection of complimentary hors d’oeuvres.
Buy your tickets today.

PALO! 7 at D. Rodriguez Cuba SATURDAY!‏

Hope you can make it this Saturday, July 3 @ 8pm for…

PALO! 7 @ D. Rodriguez Cuba at Hotel Astor – Click for info & RSVP.

That’s right, you're invited to the 7th anniversary of PALO!

$7 Mojitos ALL NIGHT!

PALO! hits the stage at 8pm with their addictive blend of Afro-Cuban, Funk and jazz.

Premier of the PALO! video "Quimbombo" with director Ralf Gonzalez.

You may win a free PALO! t-shirt.

$7 cover charge INCLUDES FREE CD!

Order from the incredible menu, full bar, and tapas.

Reservations recommended: call (305) 673-3763

D. Rodriguez Cuba Restaurant at the New Hotel Astor
956 Washington Ave
Miami Beach, FL 33139
(305) 673-3763

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July 1, 2010 | Miami

The Weekend Guide
Miami Events and Diversions
national ice cream month at coral bar!

Here’s the scoop.

National Ice Cream Month
What: Gourmet tribute to Reagan’s official designation of July includes an ice cream laboratory, sommelier, and roving toppings cart (think balsamic-soaked strawberries).
Why: Salty dulce de leche with popcorn, white sapote, maple syrup and bacon, mango, and Thai red curry ($3 per scoop).
When: Thru July 31. Daily, noon-5 p.m. & 6-11 p.m.
Where: Coral Bar, at The Tides, 1220 Ocean Dr., Miami Beach (305-604-5070). Map It

Willow Stream Spa Deal
What: A 90-minute, customized deep-cleansing facial or relaxation massage for $99 (reg. $129-$189).
Why: All-day access to the fitness facility and the resort’s Cascata pool.
When: Thru Aug. 31. Mon.-Sat., 8 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sun., 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
Where: At Fairmont Turnberry Isle, 19999 W. Country Club Dr., Aventura (305-933-6930). Map It

Neiman Marcus Last Call Fourth of July Storewide Sale
What: Save 30 percent on a variety of designer threads, from fabulous new arrivals to already-reduced items.
Why: With that discount, you can buy 30 percent more, right?
When: Thru July 6.
Where: Find the store nearest you online at

A Taste of France
What: Wine tasting, followed by a demonstration of authentic French cooking by chef Marc Debas and a four-course meal ($85 all inclusive and complimentary valet) at Aaria Bar & Lounge.
Why: Frog legs in tarragon sauce, foie gras with caramelized mango, branzino filet with nicoise salad, and poached meringue with caramel crisp.
When: Sat. Wine tasting, 6-8 p.m.; dinner, 8-10 p.m.
Where: Acqualina Resort & Spa, 17875 Collins Ave. Reservations to 305-918-6860. Map It

Tap Dogs
What: Hot Aussie dancers who performed at the opening of the Sydney Olympics shuffle into the Ziff Ballet Opera House.
Why: In lieu of tap shoes, they wear rockin’ metal-soled boots.
When: Thru July 11.
Where: Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd. (305-949-6722). Tickets ($40-$50) online at Map It