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A MUSEUM MOVES FORWARD FUTURE OF FROST RESERVE. EAT. REPEAT. MIAMI SPICE CHEF TAKEOVER LMGFL.COM AUGUST 2015 THE TRIPLE THREAT 1 Developed by Exclusive Sales & Marketing by 2 AUGUST 2015 LMGFL.COM LMGFL.COM AUGUST 2015 3 RAISE ROOF THE Go to the best. For all your repair and re-roofing needs. Latite Roofing is the largest roofing company in South Florida and has been serving residents and businesses for over 70 years. Southeast Florida Corporate Headquarters 2280 West Copans Rd. Pompano Beach FL 33069 For assistance call 800.NEW.ROOF (639.7663) w w w. la t it e. c o m A Rated Ask for rate code Life1 to receive 100 off any repair or 300 off reroofing. CCC 1326510 4 AUGUST 2015 LMGFL.COM ORAL REPRESENTATIONS CANNOT BE RELIED UPON AS CORRECTLY STATING THE REPRESENTATIONS OF THE DEVELOPER. FOR CORRECT REPRESENTATIONS MAKE REFERENCE TO THIS BROCHURE AND TO THE DOCUMENTS REQUIRED BY SECTION 718.503 FLORIDA STATUTES TO BE FURNISHED BY A DEVELOPER TO A BUYER OR LESSEE. LMGFL.COM AUGUST 2015 5 We are pledged to the letter and spirit of the U.S. policy for the achievement of equal housing opportunity throughout the Nation. We encourage and support an affirmative advertising and marketing program in which there are no barriers to obtaining housing because of race color religion sex handicap familial status or national origin. Oral representation cannot be relied upon as correctly stating representations of the developer. For correct representations make reference to the documents required by section 6 AUGUST 2015 LMGFL.COM time to sell the house. Fort Lauderdale s most beautiful waterfront residence is under construction to open Fall 2016 Extraordinarily large 2 & 3 bedrooms with 60-foot terraces. Ocean views city views. Lap pool & private water taxi. From the 700 s to over 3 million 954. 233.3288 riva-condo.com Sales Gallery relocated to 1200 E. Las Olas Blvd. Premier DeveloPers 718.503 Florida Statues to be furnished by a developer to a buyer. 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LMGFL.COM AUGUST 2015 7 SOUTH FLORIDA S MOST PROMINENT MULTICULTURAL INTERIOR DESIGN FIRM 100 000 SQUARE FOOT SHOWROOM. 8 AUGUST 2015 LMGFL.COM Corporate Showroom Pompano Beach 2818 Center Port Circle Pompano Beach FL 33064 Boutique Showroom Sunny Isles Beach 305.974.0161 954.735.8223 18288 Collins Avenue Sunny Isles Beach FL 33160 FL State Licensed Designer 000407 LMGFL.COM AUGUST 2015 9 52 RESTAURANT RUNDOWN THREE CHEFS AT THE TOP OF THEIR GAME TABLE OF CONTENTS 64 72 ZOLA KELLER S SECRET CLOSET A SNEAK PEEK AT THE PATRICIA AND PHILLIP FROST MUSEUM OF SCIENCE THE SCIENCE CONSIGNMENT OF GROWTH COUTURE DEPARTMENTS 20 EDITOR S LETTER 28 CULTURAL HIGHLIGHTS 32 10 34 SHIREEN ON THE SCENE LIFESTYLE LIVE THE DISH MIAMI SPICE 86 DINING LOUIE BOSSI S 88 DINING PIZZACRAFT 94 SCENE ON SITE 40 BEAUTY & STYLE 44 82 78 REAL ESTATE HAPPENINGS AUGUST 2015 LMGFL.COM The NEW Coral Ridge Country Club Intracoastal Condominium 11 exclusive waterfront luxury residences - Dockage available All Corner units 10 ceilings - Pre Construction prices starting at 875 000 2895 NE 33rd Court Fort Lauderdale FL 33306 954.800.0102 WWW.33INTRACOASTAL.COM Dan Teixeira Midge Clark Sasha Ezquerra LMGFL.COM AUGUST 2015 11 12 AUGUST 2015 LMGFL.COM LMGFL.COM AUGUST 2015 13 bedroom 2015 California Closet Company Inc. All rights reserved. Franchises independently owned and operated. garage e n t r y way wa l l b e d media center kids office storage craft pa n t r y Every California Closets system is custom designed specifically for you and the way you live. Visit our showroom or call today for a complimentary in-home design consultation. See how your home can be more beautiful and functional with our exceptional designs exclusive finishes and accessories. BOCA RATON 302 S. Federal Highway 954.946.2218 CaliforniaClosets.com 14 AUGUST 2015 LMGFL.COM Douglas Elliman is built on a proud 100-year tradition of outstanding leadership in real estate. Combining cutting-edge technology the most comprehensive research and unique market insights that no other company has our agents have a singular commitment to guiding our clients in making one of life s most important decisions with absolute confidence. Leverage the power behind the most powerful name in real estate. Douglas Elliman. Visit AskElliman.com. LMGFL.COM AUGUST 2015 15 16 AUGUST 2015 LMGFL.COM LMGFL.COM AUGUST 2015 17 18 AUGUST 2015 LMGFL.COM LMGFL.COM AUGUST 2015 19 EDITOR S LETTER The A-List Angela s top lusts and musts this month I m currently rocking the oh-so-glam L Space By Monica Wise Tigress highwaisted bikini bottoms that feature crisscross side straps paired with the strappy Jaime bikini top. To soften the look slip on the delicate Geneva natural cover-up a lace-lover s dream You ll want to wear your fave vintage bathing suit for the Mod Saturdays pool party at North Beach Village Resort on Fort Lauderdale Beach. This free throwback party goes down on the third Saturday of each month you can sunbathe and sip cocktails poolside while listening to chill mixes by local DJs. It s your chance to be a pin-up beach bunny. I ve covered the restaurant scene in South Florida for 10 years and I ve seen it implode and explode in every direction. I ve watched celebrity chefs come and go eaten more truffles short ribs and bone marrow than I care to remember and have left hungry and broke from small plate restaurants. At a time of mass restaurant closings in South Florida it may seem like a risky time to publish a Restaurant Issue. But we quickly found that there are also standout chefs in Broward and Palm Beach counties who clearly have the Midas touch. In this issue we highlight three top chef owners Angelo Elia Andrew Balick and Peter Boulukos that are quickly taking over South Florida. We ll show you what big ideas they have in store for diners where they re expanding next and the mindboggling dedication it takes to do their jobs. Miami Spice also kicks off this month and it s worth the drive to snag deals at some of the area s top restaurants. Contributing writer Becky Randel breaks down where you can get the most for your money plus the new restaurants that should be on your radar. The new Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science is growing by the day and I can barely contain my excitement about the global impact it will have on South Florida. The old museum closes at the end of this month and the extravagant new campus will open September 2016 for a vibrant new beginning. With a huge suspended shark tank and an out-of-this-world planetarium we ll show you that no matter where you live you ll want to be a part of this spectacular space. As always thank you for reading. I hope to see you dining out this month South Florida s FIRST Caudalie store is now open at Aventura Mall. I became obsessed with these all-natural grapeinfused products after a trip to the brand s New York location last year. My must-have product is the Premier Cru Elixir a rich oil and serum that gives me a radiant glow and keeps my face super-hydrated. The new store also has a treatment room and the customized facials are insane I m in love with pastry chef Norman Love s custom chocolates they are works of art. They are almost too pretty to eat (almost). My mustorder is the S more Love a small box of four bite-sized gooey caramel s mores. The best part You never have to light a fire or make a mess. Angela Caraway-Carlton Angela Caraway-Carlton acaraway lmgfl.com 20 AUGUST 2015 LMGFL.COM OWN DIFFERENT. AMENIT Y RICH LIVING. INTRODUCING SKY BEACH. J O I N U S O N AU G U S T 2 2 N D FRO M 11 A M TO 3 P M AT TH E W E S TO N H I LL S CO U NTRY C LU B EVENT SPONSORED BY LU X U RY S T U D I O S O N E T WO & T H R EE B ED R O O M S F R O M T H E 4 0 0 S . CO N D O M I N I U M R E S I D EN C E S A L S O AVA I L A B L E . 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CONRAD IS A REGISTERED TRADEMARK OF HLT CONRAD IP LLC AN AFFILIATE OF HILTON WORLDWIDE INC. ( HILTON ). THE RESIDENCES ARE NOT OWNED DEVELOPED OR SOLD BY HILTON AND HILTON DOES NOT MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS WARRANTIES OR GUARANTIES WHATSOEVER WITH RESPECT TO THE RESIDENCES. THE DEVELOPER USES THE CONRAD BRAND NAME AND CERTAIN CONRAD TRADEMARKS (THE TRADEMARKS ) UNDER A LIMITED NON-EXCLUSIVE NON-TRANSFERABLE LICENSE FROM HILTON. THE LICENSE MAY BE TERMINATED OR MAY EXPIRE WITHOUT RENEWAL IN WHICH CASE THE RESIDENCES WILL NOT BE IDENTIFIED AS A CONRAD BRANDED PROJECT OR HAVE ANY RIGHTS TO USE THE TRADEMARKS. LMGFL.COM AUGUST 2015 21 All Custom Closets Home offices Entertainment Centers Garages Kitchen & Bathroom Cabinets Commercial spaces CAll us now FoR youR FREE EstimAtE 561-270-6934 H a n d m a d e i n B o c a R at o n F L w w w. j L c L o s et s.c o m V i s i t o u R s H o w R o o m 1 0 8 0 s. R o g e r s C i r c l e B o c a R a t o n F l 3 3 4 8 7 22 AUGUST 2015 LMGFL.COM PETER BARKIN REALTOR 954.675.6656 MARK GILMAN BROKER ASSOCIATE 954.557.8777 Las Olas Isles Waterfront 2 595 000 100 Of Deep Waterfront Inspired By Contemporary Design Soaring Ceilings Open Floor Plan 5BR 4FBA 1HBA 2-CG. Harbor Beach Waterfront 4 530 000 136 Of Waterfront Breathtaking Wide Waterway Views Enormous Square Footage. 5BR 5FBA 1HBA 2-CG. The Landings Waterfront 1 850 000 95 Of Deep Waterfront Exceptional Updates Throughout Open Floor Plan Gourmet Kitchen 3BR 3FBA 2-CG. New River Waterfront 2 195 000 Contemporary Sophistication Bright Open Floor Plan 3BR 3FBA 1HBA 2-CG. Walk To Restaurants & Shops. Intracoastal & Ocean Views 799 000 Panoramic Views Of The Intracoastal Coastline & Beach Updated Contemporary NE Corner 3BR 2FBA 1HBA. Intracoastal Penthouse 1 295 000 Panoramic Intracoastal & Ocean & City Skyline Views 4BR 4FBA 2HBA 2-CG. Walk To The Beach & Shops. Victoria Park Townhome 679 900 Exquisite Open Floor Plan 1st Floor Main Living Area 3BR 3FBA 1HBA 2-CG. Roof Top Terraces Splash Pool. Las Olas Isles Penthouse 1 050 000 Large Penthouse Overlooking the Waterway Dockage Included 3BR 3FBA 1HBA 2-CG Walk To Shops Restaurants & The Beach. East Fort Lauderdale Townhome 699 900 Cutting Edge Contemporary Interior Culinary Gourmet Kitchen 3BR 3FBA 1HBA 2-CG. Splash Pool 2 Roof Top Terraces. Specializing in East Fort Lauderdale Luxury Properties 901 East Las Olas Boulevard Fort Lauderdale Florida 33301 BarkinGilman.com 2015 Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC. All Rights Reserved. Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC fully supports the principles of the Fair Housing Act and the Equal Opportunity Act. Operated by a subsidiary of NRT LLC. 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LMGFL.COM AUGUST 2015 23 24 AUGUST 2015 LMGFL.COM LMGFL.COM AUGUST 2015 25 WESTON LAS OLAS PUBLISHER Michelle Simon ASSOCIATE PUBLISHER Jill Horowitz EDITOR-IN-CHIEF Angela Caraway-Carlton ASSOCIATE EDITOR Elyssa Schwartz ASSOCIATE EDITOR Richard Shellene COPY EDITOR Sherri Balefsky CREATIVE CREATIVE DIRECTOR Melanie Smit ART DIRECTOR Alexander Hernandez ART DIRECTOR Frank Papandrea ART DIRECTOR Alisha Riddle MARKETING MARKETING DIRECTOR Bruce Kalick WRITERS Leah Moskowitz Becky Randel Shireen Sandoval Madison Watt PHOTOGRAPHERS Linzi Altabet DowntownPhoto Fort Lauderdale Dreamfocus Photography ADVERTISING SALES LORI CASTLE lcastle lmgfl.com SHARI GLATTER sglatter lifepubs.com DEBBY GOLD dgold lifepubs.com SUZETTE GORDON suzette lmgfl.com JILL HOROWITZ jill lmgfl.com BONNIE JUDSON bonnie lmgfl.com JORDAN KNOWLES jknowles lmgfl.com CHERYL PERL cheryl lifepubs.com BETH ROTH broth lmgfl.com BETH TACHE beth lmgfl.com CHAIRMAN Gary Press DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS & EVENTS Danielle Tarrant LIFESTYLE MEDIA GROUP 3511 W. Commercial Blvd. Suite 200 Fort Lauderdale Florida 33309 954.377.9470 fax 954.617.9418 www.lmgfl.com 2015 Lifestyle Magazines are published by Lifestyle Media Group all rights reserved. Lifestyle Magazine is a monthly advertising magazine. All contents are protected by copyright and may not be reproduced without written consent from the publisher. The advertiser is solely responsible for ad content and holds publisher harmless from any error. 26 AUGUST 2015 LMGFL.COM A Master-Planned Community Located Among Some of the Country s Most Expensive Real Estate in One of Its Most Desirable Locations There are Only Twenty-Nine Homes Available... DON T LET THIS RARE OPPORTUNITY SLIP AWAY Fully Furnished Model Unit Open Daily 10am - 5pm Walk to Beach Restaurants Boutique Shops and Entertainment Spacious Balconies on Every Floor with Fourth Level Rooftop Sky Terrace Boasting Spectacular Ocean Intracoastal and City Views. Private Deeded Boat Docks Available with Unrestricted Ocean Access No Fixed Bridges. Prices From 1 Million to 2.5 Million 230 Shore Court Lauderdale by the Sea Florida 33308 954-681-4897 S kY230.com LMGFL.COM AUGUST 2015 27 CULTURAL HIGHLIGHTS 12 AUGUST HIGHLIGHTS ALICE IN CHAINS WHAT The multi-platinum American rock band returns to Fort Lauderdale with a live performance showcasing its successful fusion of heavy metal grunge blues and rock n roll. WHEN Aug. 11 at 8 p.m. WHERE Hard Rock Live TICKETS Starting at 44 LONI LOVE VAREKAI CIRQUE DU SOLEIL WHAT Bring the entire family out for a night filled with wonder and adventure as the story of Varekai unfolds before your very eyes. The journey begins as Icarus a solitary young man falls from the sky and lands in a magical world called Varekai. WHEN Aug. 12 23 WHERE BB&T Center TICKETS Starting at 40 HIPPIEFEST 2015 WHAT This psychedelic concert showcases the best moments in music from the iconic hippie era. Performances by legendary artists The Family Stone Mitch Rider and the Detroit Wheels Rick Derringer and Badfinger make this high-energy concert a must-see for the summer. WHEN Aug. 14 at 7 30 p.m. WHERE Broward Center for the Performing Arts TICKETS Starting at 20 14 WHAT Treat yourself to a night of laughter and entertainment as you sit back and listen to the comedy of Loni Love one of the most in-demand standup comedians and regular guest DJ on The Ellen DeGeneres Show. WHEN Aug. 21 at 8 p.m. and 10 30 p.m. Aug. 22 at 7 p.m. and 9 45 p.m. and Aug. 23 at 7 p.m. WHERE Improv Comedy Club Fort Lauderdale TICKETS 20 BREAKING BENJAMIN WHAT The alternative American rock band led by singer songwriter Benjamin Burnley returns with its fifth album Dark Before Dawn. The album debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 making it the band s most successful release to date. WHEN Aug. 25 at 7 p.m. WHERE Revolution Live Theater TICKETS 38 40 THE PURE ZEPPELIN EXPERIENCE WEIRD AL YANKOVIC THE MANDATORY WORLD TOUR WHAT On the heels of winning the Grammy for Best Comedy Album the man of many talents takes his musical comedy act to the stage. Listen to the music laugh at the jokes and have fun. Attendance is mandatory. WHEN Aug. 15 at 8 p.m. WHERE Au-Rene Theater at the Broward Center TICKETS Starting at 30 15 WHAT Experience Led Zeppelin the way you remember. The Butterfly Project and Artists for Multiple Sclerosis bring back the music of one of the greatest rock bands of our time with a concert featuring a special opening act from a Heart tribute band. WHEN Aug. 29 at 8 p.m. WHERE Parker Playhouse TICKETS Starting at 25 FORT LAUDERDALE WATERFRONT 174 WATERFRONT ESTATE FOR MEGA YACHT 10 200 SQFT HARBORBEACHESTATE.COM 10 500 000 954.294.5686 susanrindley.com as seen on NBC FLORIDA LONDON ASPEN NEW YORK MONACO OPEN HOUSE LMGFL.COM AUGUST 2015 29 Can You Tell The Difference Patek Philippe World Time White Dial 18k Yellow Gold Automatic Men s Watch with Black Leather Strap. BRAND NEW PRE-OWNED MINT CONDITION List Price 42 200 Daoud s Price 28 550 2-year warranty Why Pay The Difference Florida s Oldest and Highest Rated Jeweler Established 1895 2473 East Sunrise Boulevard Fort Lauderdale Fl 33304 954.565.2734 954.WATCHES www.daouds.com Daoud s Fine Jewelry is not an authorized Patek Philippe dealer. 30 AUGUST 2015 LMGFL.COM THE OCEAN. THE OCEAN. ONE E XCLUSIVE BEACH. INFINITE POSSIBILITIES. Ultra-luxurious residences in one of South Florida s most desirable oceanfront locations. Distinctive architectural design by Arquitectonica to the tasteful articulation of its social spaces from Interiors by Steven G. Starting from the Low 900s 954.357.3428 SabbiaBeachCondos.com 730 North Ocean Boulevard Pompano Beach 33062 This offering is subject to errors omissions prior sale change of price or withdrawal without notice and not intended to solicit currently listed property. Oral representation cannot be relied upon as correctly stating the representations of the developer. For correct representations make reference to this advertisement and to the documents required by section 718.503 Florida statutes to be furnished by a developer to a buyer or lessee. This is not an offer to sell or solicitation of offers to buy condominium units in states where such offer or solicitation cannot be made. Prices plans and speci cations are subject to change without notice. Void in states where prohibited. Additional restrictions may apply. Artist s conceptual rendering. Developed by Exclusive Sales and Marketing by Advertising & Interactive by Miami LMGFL.COM AUGUST 2015 31 HAPPENINGS THE ULTIMATE SHOWDOWN Chef vs. Chef The summer-long competition Chef vs. Chef heads into its quarterfinals bracket this month and into September. Modeled after the popular TV show Knife Fights each week the competing chefs are given three secret ingredients with which they must prepare two to three dishes within an hour. Hosted at Max s Harvest the 16 chefs go head-to-head for 15 weeks until a grand champion is crowned. The competition is open to the public for a 10 donation that includes a complimentary beer wine or cocktail. Additional food and drinks will be available for purchase at happy hour prices. Donations will benefit the Naoma Donnelley Haggin Boys & Girls Club in Delray Beach. For more information contact Max s Harvest 169 NE Second Avenue Delray Beach 561.381.9970. MOD WINE LOUNGE Fort Lauderdale welcomes its newest wine bar Mod Wine Lounge nestled in beautiful Victoria Park next to the Gateway Theatre. With over 70 wines craft beers and light bites including award-winning desserts owner Frank Ruppen created a space that celebrates the grape with a 60s vibe. He says Wine is one of life s great joys. Why not enjoy it in a fun friendly and lively atmosphere For a schedule of monthly tastings specials and live music visit Mod Wine Lounge on Facebook. It s also a great spot for private parties showers and corporate events. For more information contact Mod Wine Lounge 1828 E. Sunrise Boulevard Fort Lauderdale 954.616.5216. Where Can You Find LUxURY OFFICE Space In Coral Springs T EN S TORY O FFICE B UILDING - 1 000 - 75 000 SF F OR L EASE O N S ITE P ROPERTY M ANAGEMENT & S ECURITY O N S ITE A MENITIES R ESTAURANT F ULL S ERVICE B ANK UNIVERSITY3111 N. UniversityAT CITY CENTER PLACE Drive NEW OWNERSHIP A Co-Development Between R ESERVED C OVERED PARKING M ULTI -M ILLION D OLLAR R ENOVATION U NDERWAY A GGRESSIVE L EASE T ERMS W ITH S TRONG I NSTITUTIONAL O WNERSHIP LEASING INFORMATION Darcie Lunsford 954.312.2435 Molly McDonough 754.227.5023 www.universityplacecoralsprings.com www.butters.com BUTTERS 32 AUGUST 2015 LMGFL.COM Great lighting illuminates. Great lighting adds more than light. 7401 W Sample Road Coral Springs FL 33065 954.757.9646 beautifulthingslighting.com Ask us about 12 months Interest-Free Financing. LMGFL.COM AUGUST 2015 33 A STYLISH STRENGTH Sarah Wilson who loves working out and wants to look good while doing it combines her two biggest passions (fashion and athletics) for her budding business called Fashletics. The brand which is made up of charm jewelry consisting of barbells dumbbells weight plates and kettle bells along with spirited workout wear and accessories is all about empowering and inspiring the men and women who wear it. Wilson s designs are peppered with positive affirmations. Some of my favorites include Struggles Reveal Strength Dig Deep Rise Up Believe In Yourself Weakness Is A Choice Progress Not Perfection Live What You Love and I Am What I Have Overcome. There seems to be something for everyone when it comes to celebrating and motivating the human condition. SHIREEN on the scene Deco Drive Anchor Shireen Sandoval s Fashion Picks AMERICA S MOST FASHIONABLE PIGLETS When I first met Priscilla and Poppleton America s Most Fashionable Piglets I was beyond nervous. You would think after interviewing people like Tom Cruise Julia Roberts and Angelina Jolie I would be used to highprofile interviews and fancy photo ops but I wasn t not when it came to these uber-popular and beyond lovable miniature pigs. I met the adorable dynamic duo for the very first time on a Saturday afternoon at the decadent Casa Monica Hotel in St. Augustine. They were sweet innocent curious and beyond stylish Read my full profiles on Fashletics and my Prissy and Pop adventure at WSVN.com. 34 AUGUST 2015 LMGFL.COM LIVE THE KOI LIFESTYLE 3 & 4 Story Luxury Designer Residences Marina Waterfront Living State-of-the-Art Gym & Spa Resort-Style Amenities Best Waterfront Value in South Florida Waterfront Villas from 399 000 Brought to you by CALL OR VISIT US ONLINE 954.547.8700 KOIPOMPANOBEACH.COM NVESCA DEVELOPMENT GROUP This is not an offering for the purchase of a unit. An offering is made only by the prospectus and its exhibits (the Condominium Documents and Contact Documents ) for Koi residences and Marina phase 1 a fee Simple villa unit (the Villa Townhome ) and no statements should be relied upon unless made in the Condominium Documents furnished by Invesca Development Group Inc. a Florida corporation (the Developer ) pursuant to applicable law. This is not intended to be an offer to sell or solicitation to buy a unit in the Property(s) in any jurisdiction where prohibited by law. In no event shall any solicitation offer or sale of a unit in the Property(s) be made in or to residents of any state or country in which such activity would be unlawful. Broker participation is welcomed. No real estate broker or salesperson is authorized to make any representations or other statements regarding the Villas property(s) or the overall project and no agreements with deposits paid to or other arrangements made with any real estate broker are or shall be binding on the Developer. The information contained herein including without limitation any and all artist s or architectural conceptual renderings plans floor plans specifications features facilities dimensions measurements and amenities depicted or otherwise described herein are based upon current development plans which are subject to change or abandonment without notice and may not be relied upon. No guarantees or representations whatsoever are made that any plans floor plans specifications features facilities dimensions measurements or amenities depicted or otherwise described herein will be provided or if provided will be of the same type size quality location or nature as depicted or otherwise described herein. If developed the development of the overall project is expected to occur over many years and the development plan will likely be modified from time to time to respond to varying market conditions and changes in circumstances. All depictions or descriptions of furniture appliances fixtures counters soffits floor coverings and other matters of detail including without limitation items of finish and decoration are conceptual only and are not included in the unit unless expressly indicated in your purchase agreement. Interior photos shown may depict options and upgrades and are not representative of standard features and may not be available for all model types. The Developer reserves the right without notice to or approval by the buyers to make changes or substitutions of equal or better quality for any fixtures appliances furniture and other items of finish and decoration which are included with the unit. All prices are subject to change and price changes may occur that are not yet reflected herein. Buyers should check with the sales center for the most current pricing. Renderings depict proposed views which are not identical from each unit. Any view from a unit or from other portions of the property(s) may in the future be limited or eliminated by future development or forces of nature. No guarantees or representations whatsoever are made that existing or future views of the Condominium and surrounding areas depicted by artist s conceptual renderings or otherwise described herein will be provided or if provided will be as depicted or described herein. All images and designs depicted herein are artist s conceptual renderings which are based upon preliminary development plans and are subject to change without notice. All such materials are not to scale and are shown solely for illustrative purposes. The photographs contained herein may be stock photography or have been taken off-site and are used to depict the spirit of the lifestyle to be achieved rather than any that may exist or that may be proposed and are merely intended as illustration of the activities and concepts depicted therein. All improvements designs and construction are subject to first obtaining the appropriate federal state and local permits and approvals for same. These drawings and depictions are conceptual only and are for the convenience of reference. They should not be relied upon as representations express or implied of the final detail of the units. The Developer expressly reserves the right to make modifications revisions and changes it deemed desirable in its sole and absolute discretion. Any and all references to and or renderings depictions or descriptions of other proposed projects or nearby facilities depicted or described are proposed only are not constructed and are not being developed by the Developer. The Developer has no control over those projects or facilities and there is no guarantee that they will be developed or if so when and what they will consist of. Any information provided regarding any such projects or facilities was obtained from public information including without limitation newspaper articles and the Developer makes no representations as to same. Restaurants and or other businesses establishments are anticipated to be operated from the commercial components of the project which will be offered for sale to third parties. Any restaurants and other business establishments and or any operators of same referenced herein are subject to change at any time and no representations regarding restaurants businesses and or operators within the project may be relied upon. Except as may be otherwise provided in the Condominium and Contract Documents the use of the commercial spaces will be in discretion of the purchasers of those spaces and there is no assurance that they will be used for the purposes and or with the operators named herein. This brochure is an overview of the Condominium and in no way whatsoever should the information be relied upon for financial tax accounting investment business architectural design interior design or legal advice. LMGFL.COM AUGUST 2015 35 Get moving again Is debilitating joint pain slowing you down Broward Health Imperial Point s NEW Joint Replacement Center is staffed with a skilled team of orthopedic surgeons and healthcare experts dedicated to providing you the best outcomes and customer service. Our comprehensive services include Hip & Knee Replacements & Revisions Hip Resurfacing Unicompartmental Partial Knee Replacement Private Rooms For more information visit BrowardHealth.org BHIP or call 954.776.8650 36 6401 N. 2015 LMGFL.COM AUGUST Federal Highway Fort Lauderdale FL 33308 LMGFL.COM AUGUST 2015 37 YOUR SUCCESS AS COMMITTED TO COLLEGE DISCOVER A YOU Our students are driven ambitious and focused. And so are we. Everything at Nova Southeastern University is designed to help our students realize the power of their potential whether it s their first job next job or graduate or professional school. Learn more at nova.edu. FORT LAUDERDALE FORT MYERS JACKSONVILLE MIAMI MIRAMAR ORLANDO PALM BEACH PUERTO RICO TAMPA ONLINE GLOBALLY AS ARE 38 AUGUST 2015 LMGFL.COM LMGFL.COM AUGUST 2015 39 BEAUTY BEAUTY AND BY LEAH MOSKOWITZ No matter how old I got I was always excited to go shopping for school supplies at the beginning of each school year. Even though I m no longer in school here are my A picks for back-to-school beauty supplies style Mary-Lou Manizer Highlighter Since we re still in summer and definitely still feeling the heat keep that glow going by applying this luminizing powder on your cheekbones the bridge of your nose or under your lash line. I even use it as an eye shadow. 24 Amazon.com and birchbox.com Urban Decay Naked Smoky Palette Consider this your fresh box of crayons for the school year containing all of the hottest colors to achieve any degree of smoky eye you want. 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Cover shoot location Eco Simplista in Fort Lauderdale Table styled by Christofle s Art of The Table National Brand Ambassador Justin Trabert I LMGFL.COM AUGUST 2015 53 54 AUGUST 2015 LMGFL.COM Tap Takeover Sit down with Andrew Balick for a few minutes and you ll immediately understand why the young-gun executive chef is a front-runner in the restaurant scene. After a successful three years heading up Tapco Restaurant Group s flagship eatery Tap 42 Fort Lauderdale the 33-year-old recently helped open another Tap 42 in Boca Raton and will introduce a third location in Coral Gables by the end of the year. Balick and the restaurant group will also debut a fresh new concept in Fort Lauderdale called Bar Rita this fall. With three openings underway this year the Tapco team seems to have the Midas touch when it comes to flourishing in an ever-shaky restaurant world. We know that there s a lot of risk in doing it Balick admits. If you take your finger off the pulse for one second you might lose control. Thankfully for us I know we re the type of operators that will never take our fingers off the pulse because we never rest. For Balick it s about knowing what works and what doesn t and for his team expansion means consistency. Tap 42 Boca isn t different from our Fort Lauderdale location except for the building itself Balick points out. The menu is 95 percent the same with maybe one or two things different. The Boca location and the forthcoming Coral Gables location will also display the restaurant s iconic stretched-out bar. The young chef also points out that these days remaining at the top of the food chain also means staying on top of social media. With foodie photos trending more than ever Balick admits he s always watching. We re really looking at what other people post. We know what every single plate is supposed to look like. Does the sauce look perfect Do the grill marks look perfect on the wings In between monitoring social media and two Tap 42 grand openings Balick is hard at work on what is perhaps the most anticipated restaurant reveal of the year Bar Rita. Coming in hot as downtown Fort Lauderdale s first rooftop bar Bar Rita will offer a modern Tap twist on Mexican cuisine. Balick says traditional dishes like tacos and quesadillas will be infused with flavors from other worldly cuisines and that there will also be a Mexicanthemed brunch (much like Tap s uber-popular brunch) to ensure a genuine Tapco experience. A massive staircase will allow guests to float up and down the two-level restaurant. An elevator will also be available for stiletto-wearing se oritas or those who may indulge in few too many cervezas. What I imagine is a really bustling happy hour with people sitting on the rooftop having guacamole and sharing a margarita Balick says. It s ultimately going to be a party. 5 Questions with Chef Balick If you weren t a chef what would you be I would love to own and operate a high-end gym that would have an onsite nutritionist and trainers that work one-on-one with individuals to help them achieve their fitness goals. Who cooks at home There isn t much cooking going on at home although I make my own beef jerky regularly. In what city would you want to eat during your last weekend on Earth Tokyo Japan because I would want my final meals to be some of the best sushi in the world and it s a city I ve always wanted to visit. Where do you eat on your days off Sushi is usually my first thought. What did you have for dinner last night There is a bar in Hollywood Rickey s my dad used to take me to as a kid. They serve a twin Maine lobster dinner a few nights out of the week as a special and it s still as good as it was when I was 10 years old. LMGFL.COM AUGUST 2015 55 56 AUGUST 2015 LMGFL.COM Empire State of Mind If you were asked to rattle off some of Fort Lauderdale s most popular restaurants old and new I bet you would name at least one that Executive Chef Peter Boulukos co-owns and operates. From downtown to the beach Boulukos and partner Tim Petrillo have steadily built a solid empire of restaurants and nightclubs that includes Tarpon Bend YOLO and O Lounge Vibe Fork & Balls and S3. And their empire is still growing. Boulukos and his team will soon reimagine Bimini Boatyard Bar & Grill on 17th Street changing everything from the decor to the food adding a more yachty-chic upscale vibe. We are undergoing a complete redesign inside and out Boulukos says. We ll be adding a modern sophisticated lounge setting in addition to bars throughout and completely revamped seating areas with an open layout that will transition seamlessly from room to room indoors to out. We plan to focus heavily on the outdoor space creating an intimate casual garden patio setting with lounge areas lush landscaping an outdoor bar and fire pits. The Greek chef who loves hooking and cooking fish goes on to say that the menu will be seafood-centric but with fewer fried dishes. I try to keep it simple and let the integrity of each product speak for itself he says. We are going to have a big emphasis on shellfish. We are trying to develop a shellfish bar cart area that will also do fresh ceviche tableside. The day we interviewed Boulukos he was getting ready to take a quick family trip to Florida s west coast a rare opportunity when you re juggling so many restaurants. The dedication that you have to have to be successful is tremendous he says. My partner and I don t know any better. If we only work eight hours then that s like a half-day. Boulukos typically works at least a 12-hour shift every day as executive chef at YOLO on Las Olas. If you think it s hard Keeping Up with the Kardashians try keeping up with five totally different restaurant concepts. Like children they are all equally as important. Some are more trouble than others Boulukos jokes. He and Petrillo visit all of their locations monthly to experience everything as guests their restaurant managers do it weekly. Even as they work to reinvent Bimini Boatyard by October and keep their current hot spots thriving the team is always looking for fresh areas to open new concepts. Boulukos sees Fort Lauderdale Beach as the place of opportunity (it was the first place he lived when he moved here in 1983 at just 22 years old). The Conrad is coming up the Four Seasons will be coming the redevelopment of the Bahia Mar... In the next five to seven years Fort Lauderdale Beach is going to rival some of the other competitive beach areas in South Florida. It s going to bring a whole different game to this area. 5 Questions with Chef Boulukos Where do you go to get away My house on Pine Island (near Captiva). When I go there and I get on the boat all my stress just comes right out of me. You can be in areas where you see absolutely no signs that man has ever been there. It s pretty special. In what city would you want to eat during your last weekend on Earth Madrid. I have never been and would love to experience it. What s your favorite food indulgence Chocolate. I know to stay away because I know if I start I can t just have one bite. I ll just annihilate it. Where do you eat on your days off Greek Islands Taverna. Being Greek I know the owners they sit down and you can have kind of a sharing meal. We just order a lot of appetizers and it just feels like you are sitting with your family. If you weren t a chef what would you do Great question. There is nothing I would rather do. Maybe something to help underprivileged kids. LMGFL.COM AUGUST 2015 57 58 AUGUST 2015 LMGFL.COM Cucina Collection In a world where restaurants are shuttering as quickly as they open Angelo Elia has found a way to not only survive but thrive. You have to prove yourself every single day says Elia in his thick Italian accent as we sit inside his popular flagship restaurant Casa D Angelo in Fort Lauderdale. Proof of his heavy-hitting success is in the numbers. The chefpreneur now boasts a large collection of restaurants three Casa D Angelos (Fort Lauderdale Boca Raton and Atlantis Bahamas) and four small-plate concepts called Angelo Elia Pizza Bar Tapas (Fort Lauderdale Weston Delray Beach and Coral Springs). And this year the Italian-born restaurateur will continue to grow his cucina collection opening even more new concepts. For the first time Elia is expanding to Miami-Dade. He plans to open Angelo Elia Pizza Bar Tapas in Aventura and Doral and the Doral location will house his first Italian bakery. Guests can expect everything from the best Italian coffee and espresso to fresh croissants (the Italian way the little ones) Sicilian cakes and homemade gelato he says. The chef will also open his last namesake Casa D Angelo in Pinecrest. Elia has other big plans for Fort Lauderdale. He s looking to open an Italian bakery (similar to the one he s opening in Doral) in addition to a totally new type of hot spot A bar-type restaurant with a young crowd and finger foods. By the time he s rattled off everything he s doing in the next year all we can manage to ask is How do you do it all It takes a lot of work a lot of stress he says matter-of-factly. You have to be on top of everything every day. The day of our interview Elia is battling a head cold and quickly points out there s no time to be sick. Most days he leaves home at 7 a.m. often sprinting from Fort Lauderdale to Boca and Weston and returning home around 1 a.m. His family strategically lives in Coral Ridge so he can easily touch all of his restaurants. I have some great people working for me he says. I like to surprise here surprise there and be on the phone all day. I want to make sure everything is running smoothly. Elia is constantly making changes and renovations to his restaurants. Even during our interview the shrill of a drill in the kitchen vibrates around us. The chef says he always wants his guests to see something new and for everything to always feel clean. He revamps the menus at each restaurant monthly and credits a July trip to Italy for offering fresh inspiration. But it s not just about appearances some might say the secret to Elia s success is the way he treats his customers. Elia is at the Casa D Angelo restaurant in Fort Lauderdale every night and his regular customers expect to see him when they come in. There are even guests who ask that only Elia cook for them. I treat everyone the way I like to be treated he proudly says. 5 Questions with Chef Elia What did you have for dinner last night Popcorn and M&M s. I went to see a movie. I m a big movie buff that s my enjoyment and my way to escape everything. If you weren t a chef what would you be An architect. I think food and architecture mesh together very well they are both creative. I m fascinated with building houses I built my own house seven years ago. Who cooks at home My wife. But I get stressed out because I know I have to jump in and finish the product. In what city would you want to eat during your last weekend on Earth Positano Italy. I can see the sun enjoy the best beach in the world and eat the best food in the world. Then I can close my eyes. Biggest indulgence I m a dessert freak. I love chocolate. Also my mom used to make the best lasagna so a beautiful piece of lasagna. It reminds me of where I came from. 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The host turns to you and offers a list of topics one of which is Your Personal Finances. Based on your knowledge is this a category you would choose If you answered no you re not alone. Four out of five Americans admit they know more about a variety of topics than their own finances. That s about the same share that would choose to answer questions about subjects far less personal. These results were gathered as part of a research study sponsored by Northwestern Mutual to help gauge the American public s overall financial knowledge as measured by a financial IQ index and its understanding of insurance products. For me the results were a powerful reminder of the reason I make it a point to help clients fully understand their personal finances so they can make the informed choices that are right for them. The survey found that some basic financial concepts are wellunderstood including the best way to minimize losses in investments (88% answered correctly) asset allocation (79%) and dollar-cost averaging (57%). Likely because of their selfexplanatory names high numbers of Americans also recognize what disability income insurance and longterm care insurance are designed to do. More often than not however Americans fail to understand many key financial concepts like the average inflation rate over the past decade (known by about one in three) or the product that has traditionally mitigated inflation risk the best (less than onethird answered correctly). Knowledge is power though and Americans recognize it. Nearly eight out of ten consumers feel the need to learn as much as possible about their personal financial situation. Are you curious what your financial IQ might be Find out by completing the survey at http financialmattersquiz.com . About the research On behalf of Northwestern Mutual independent research firm Mathew Greenwald & Associates Inc. conducted an online survey of 1 664 Americans ages 25 to 65 between June 1 and June 8 2010. Study participants were members of Synovate s leading Global Opinion Panel. Survey data were weighted by gender age education and household income to reflect the makeup of the U.S. population ages 25 to 65. Population statistics were based on data from the 2008 Current Population Survey. Article prepared by Northwestern Mutual with the cooperation of M. Kevin Lawhon. M. Kevin Lawhon is a Managing Partner with Northwestern Mutual the marketing name for The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company (NM) Milwaukee Wisconsin and its subsidiaries. M. Kevin Lawhon is based in Ft Lauderdale FL. To contact M Kevin Lawhon please call (954) 717-5718 e-mail at kevin.lawhon nm.com or visit ftlauderdale.nm.com M. KEVIN LAWHON Managing Partner with Northwestern Mutual based in Ft Lauderdale FL 500 East Broward Blvd. Suite 2000 Fort Lauderdale Florida 33394 Phone 954-735-9000 kevin.lawhon nm.com 62 AUGUST 2015 LMGFL.COM SPECIAL MARKETING SECTION LIFESTYLE ADVICE GOOD CORPORATE CITIZENSHIP IS A MUST The line It s all business just doesn t fly anymore. Companies need to do more than just be great at their business it s imperative that they recognize the importance of corporate citizenship. In the financial world that means companies and their executives must meet the legal ethical and economic responsibilities placed on them by shareholders. In the real world it means much more. Companies manufacturers law firms virtually every type of commerce know that they can attract more business if they reflect a human side. That means taking the time effort and aligning itself with a vitally important cause. There s no shortage of charities and non-profits. Companies can get behind the arts education athletics and youth initiatives. There are dire needs organizations that provide financial assistance food medical support and companionship. There are major health and wellness organizations that have local branches that need help. Making a commitment to the community is good for business. It results in positive PR showing your most important audiences that you care. Employees enjoy working for a CAREN BERG Senior Vice President 1776 N Pine Island Road Suite 320 Fort Lauderdale FL 33322 954.370.8999 www.BoardroomPR.com financial resources available to improve the quality of life of employees and of the communities in which they do business. The mom-and-pop store that sponsors the neighborhood Little League team is showing a sense of responsibility and it is manifested on the T-shirts of those six year olds who are running backwards on the baseball diamond. The big bank that is the presenting sponsor of a huge art show is making a statement that art is important in the community and its name is on the two-foot banner that spans the road. The real estate company that takes a stand against hunger and participates in a fundraiser to feed the citizens of the county is caring employer and customers love doing business with good people. It shows them that you have a heart. The organizations and charities that benefit from corporate support and the people that rely on their help cannot survive without the help of businesses. And today businesses cannot survive without showing that they are there to help as well. Caren Berg is senior vice president of BoardroomPR a full-service integrated marketing and public relations firm with offices throughout Florida. For more information visit www. boardroompr.com or call 954370-8999. LMGFL.COM AUGUST 2015 63 FEATURE SHOWSTOPPING SHOW SCIENCE STOPPING THE FUTURE OF FROST BY BECKY RANDEL BY BECKY RANDEL A 500 000-gallon fish tank. A planetarium-sized peek into the human brain. And a whole lot of hammerhead sharks. The new Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science is set to change the face of South Florida s museum scene. In just a few weeks Miami s science museum (located on South Miami Avenue just north of Coconut Grove) will close its doors for good making way for next summer s grand opening of its show-stopping new location in Downtown Miami. The 300 million 250 000-square-foot indoor-outdoor complex adjacent to the P rez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) is going up quickly and will feature futuristic exhibits and an eco-friendly standard that hasn t been seen anywhere else in the world. We have spent a lot of time thinking about how the museum can be a real resource for the community while at the same time how to create exhibitions and programs that make it an international attraction says Gillian Thomas CEO and president of the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science. Expansion of the 65-year-old museum became a top priority back in 2001 when it became clear that the institution paled in comparison to newer complexes. In 2004 the city awarded the museum a 165 million bond and plans for one of the most cutting-edge science centers in the country were officially underway. Designers of every kind were selected to ensure the museum would boast the finest contemporary architecture numerous avantgarde aquariums progressive exhibits (such as an interactive hologram of the human body) and renewable energy resources. The team drew from inspiration around the world. The City of Science and Industry in Paris has in fact been my career s inspiration Thomas says. It has a unique combination of attention to high-quality design new science and the latest technology and it merges those elements with its social programs. She says they also want to mirror the Monterey Bay Aquarium for its commitment to conservation and the environment. In 2012 the new museum finally broke ground. Construction crews worked nonstop for more than 24 hours to produce one of the most significant achievements in architectural design pouring 1 200 cubic yards of concrete LMGFL.COM AUGUST 2015 65 A rendering of the Planetarium and Frost museum from I-395 into a cone-shaped vessel to create the 500 000-gallon Gulf Stream Tank which will allow visitors to view the sharks tuna and hundreds of other creatures from above or below. While the museum s design is impressive in scope and concept the five-story complex will have a walkable quality that will allow patrons to experience everything in one visit. The project s most eye-catching and talked about element is the unprecedented Living Core Aquarium a multilevel demonstration of Florida s ecosystem. The exhibit will include a rooftop vista where visitors can observe the Gulf Stream Tank as they are surrounded by an urban garden. From there onlookers descend through the various levels including The Dive which will be filled with florescent anemones and touch aquariums and The Deep which will feature an 80-foot interactive media wall that will bring museumgoers eye-to-eye with giant sunfish and humpback whales. The pi ce de r sistance though will certainly be the 30-foot tilted oculus window which will reveal the culmination of the aquarium as seen from below. Our unique location in a waterfront park offers the possibility of year-round enjoyment of the environment so a substantial proportion of our exhibits are outside from the Science Plaza to the roof with spectacular views across the park to the ocean says Thomas. One of the current museum s most popular exhibits the planetarium will be taken to an entirely different level in the new space. With a full dome projection screen multimedia software and other state-of-theart technology it will be one of the most sophisticated planetariums in the world. The planetoid-sized dome which can be seen from I-395 at Biscayne Boulevard will feature 250 seats 8 000 projectors a 23.5 percent screen tilt that matches the Earth s angle of inclination and a 16-million-color laser-projection system (yup the A rendering of the Baptist Health People & Science Gallery famed Pink Floyd laser light show will be getting a major upgrade). Exhibits will include multimedia experiences such as star shows journeys in space and explorations of the human body. With the old location set to shutter excitement is building for the future of Frost. Susie Bond a Davie resident and Miami native has fond memories of visiting the old museum as a child and is greatly looking forward to introducing her two children to the new location. She sees the museum as a national landmark rather than a Miami one saying Even though we live in Broward we will definitely make the drive south to visit the museum as many times as my children want to go. I look forward to Frost being as special and important to my children as it was to me growing up. Bring on the sharks 66 AUGUST 2015 LMGFL.COM LMGFL.COM AUGUST 2015 67 You don t need more time to get fit you need more intensity Core Contour is the first Megaformer studio in Broward County offering the most effective intense yet low impact workout that will get you in your best body without spending hours at the gym. MENTION THIS AD AND GET YOUR FIRST CLASS FREE Space is limited call now to reserve 2358 N. 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Call it a consign of the times the owners of glam gown boutique Zola Keller on Las Olas are making a fashion-forward move and opening up their own outlet and consignment shop called Zola Keller s Secret Closet. The new store addresses the question we have heard from our customers for over 30 years What am I going to do with this gown after the... says co-owner Ave Keller about the small store that will soon open up next to the popular Foxy Brown restaurant on Broward Boulevard. Keller has been working on this idea for the last 10 years and thinks it makes financial sense for socialites mothers or brides who are spending a lot of cash on gowns. Zola Keller s Secret Closet allows them to recoup some of the original cost he says. For example if a woman spends 2 000 on a dress we ll put it out to sell for 1 000. We ll split the sale price 500 each and they get back 25 percent of what they spent. Keller points out that it s also a chance for women who want a one-of-a-kind couture dress to have the gown of their dreams at a lower price. And since the gowns were made to fit the original owner Zola Keller also employs six seamstresses so that the frocks can be customized to fit the new client. There are a few golden rules though. Keller says they will only accept gowns purchased at Zola Keller for an original price of 1 500 and up. And don t expect to bring over a Monique Lhuillier or Carolina Herrera gown to sell Keller won t accept any other brand-name designer dresses except those that are sold in the Las Olas store. There will also be an outlet component to the new shop where customers can buy designer gowns and dresses at reduced prices. There will be hundreds of gowns bridal gowns cocktail dresses and suits direct from our suppliers at tremendous savings. But they won t be the designers lower-quality lines that are now being sold in outlets. Zola is a highly respected name in the industry with numerous resources says Keller. Save the date the new consignment and outlet shop is slated to open in September. 72 AUGUST 2015 LMGFL.COM Keller fitting a customer in a stunning evening gown LMGFL.COM AUGUST 2015 73 74 AUGUST 2015 LMGFL.COM First word. First tooth. First stitch. You re there for every memory. We re here for every misadventure. FOR EMERGENCIES BIG AND SMALL . . . PEDIATRIC CARE YOU CAN COUNT ON. To speak to a registered nurse or if you need a physician referral call Consult-A-Nurse at 954-724-6349. For more information visit BrowardHospitals.com. LMGFL.COM AUGUST 2015 75 76 AUGUST 2015 LMGFL.COM LMGFL.COM AUGUST 2015 77 REAL ESTATE There are some amazing residences in South Florida. We take a look at some of the hottest homes currently on the market and compare. 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The steaks are truly top-notch and thankfully they are the main event on the generous Spice menu (many steakhouses don t offer steak on their discounted menus). Look forward to prized appetizers such as dry-aged meatballs and sea scallops but be sure to save room for entrees such as center-cut filet mignon grilled bavette steak and honey-glazed baby back ribs. Forget Meatless Monday this steak-centric Spice dinner menu is offered every night of the week. Score BAGATELLE With existing locations in New York and St. Barts Bagatelle s new Miami Beach location has quickly become a scene stealer. Its Spice menu is only available for dinner but unlike many high-end hot spots it s offered on Friday and Saturday evenings when the restaurant is bumping. With five appetizers from which to choose we suggest diving into the market oysters (three pieces) served with a Champagne mignonette sauce or the octopus carpaccio. Next move on to a delicious arctic char or the juicy Le Cleo s roasted Brussels hearts with hazelnuts Parisian burger before finishing with the jasmine creme brulee with honey ice cream. KLIMA Breathtaking Klima has been one of the most buzzed about openings in recent months. Miami Spice is a great time to get introduced to this posh indoor-outdoor restaurant that s inspired by contemporary gastronomy from Barcelona. The Spice menu is small but solid. The appetizer course is a fresh and creative fennel carpaccio with burrata and Kalamata olives the main is a veal-stuffed paccheri (pasta) or a black cod and dessert is a passion fruit coco and mint slush. The bright Pisco Bar at Coya COYA Brickell s new Peruvian outpost from the owners of Zuma offers gorgeous design and outrageous Latin American food. Open with the Pescado Local Clasico (fresh fish with red onions sweet potato and white corn) or the Calamaris Fritos con Ocopa served with quinoa and a flash of jalapeno followed by the Filete de Branzino (sea bass served CLEO Cleo is hands down one of our favorite restaurants in South Beach. Miami Spice is simply another excuse to delve into its delectable Mediterranean food. Start with a dip (we suggest the ridiculously creamy 82 AUGUST 2015 LMGFL.COM Peruvian Chocolate Mousse at La Mar J&G GRILL It doesn t get more glamorous than dining at the St. Regis Bal Harbour and it has even more shine at a discount For Miami Spice be sure to start with the fresh hamachi sashimi with shiitake mushroom (the presentation alone is a treat). Entrees include wagyu hanger steak and Kurobuta pork confit while dessert is a selection of pastries from award-winning Chef Antonio Bachour. baba ghanoush) followed by the restaurant s famous roasted Brussels hearts the meatball tagine or the grilled Dourade. For dessert finish with some sweet and sticky baklava. CECCONI S Dine like a movie star at Miami Beach s ritzy Soho House. The toniest hotel in town contains Cecconi s one of the beach s most romantic and delicious restaurants. The Spice dinner menu is a deal as it offers three courses plus dessert. After the chef brings a cicchetti (snack) to start select an appetizer such as meatballs or the artichoke pizzetta. Main dishes include a delicious cannelloni and a juicy lamb chop while the dessert is chef s choice (worth the risk). BEST BANG FOR YOUR BUCK LA MAR BY GAST N ACURIO Any excuse to dine at the dazzling Mandarin Oriental is good by us and this Peruvian Miami Spice menu is an excellent reason. The Criollo appetizer sampler with calamari cebiche and a causa salad is a good way to sample three different items while the main course Tallarines Verdes (pesto noodles with beef Milanese and egg) is a unique signature dish. Polish it off with the crunchy Peruvian chocolate mousse topped with caramelized quinoa so different and so delicious IL MULINO Many Miami Spice menus include a lunch offering but few pack a perfect power lunch the way Il Mulino does. Go all out with the ricotta meatball starter (or the amazing mussels) then choose from one of five entrees like the salmon with porcini mushrooms or the orecchiette with sausage. And you must try the homemade Italian cheesecake. Dim sum at Hakkasan HAKKASAN Our favorite part of Spice is lunching on a Saturday or Sunday afternoon at this decadent Asian restaurant indulging in its dim sum platter. The platter which features Chinese chive shrimp dumplings and other steamed delicacies is some of the best dim sum in town. You also get an entree like crispy lemon chicken with stir-fried noodles and dessert (like coconut panna cotta) to complete a filling meal at 23 a person. To see the full list of participants visit ilovemiamispice.com. Hamachi Sashimi at J&G Grill LMGFL.COM AUGUST 2015 83 84 AUGUST 2015 LMGFL.COM LMGFL.COM AUGUST 2015 85 DINING REVIEW RISTORANTE BAR PIZZERIA THE VIBE In just a short time Louie Bossi s namesake Italian restaurant has become the big boss of Las Olas. With a shiny sign and a sprawling open-air space the restaurant is like a glitzy Vegas show drawing Salumi board in a steady flow of people. Atmosphere is everything here it s bustling it s loud and it s one of the best on the boulevard when it comes to socializing. The restaurant offers many nooks and crannies for drinks or a hearty meal but the top spot in the Mafaldine pasta house is the unique back patio which is adorned with quirky wooden mirrors and wrought-iron gazebos and benches (this will be THE place to be come fall when the sweltering temps drop). The operation is a family affair many nights you ll see Bossi himself working the line and his wife Toni hustling to make sure guests are seated. WHAT TO ORDER I suggest starting with (or even making a full meal of) a salumi board. This is where Bossi aka the Hogfather shines. Bossi house-cures all of the meats except for one prosciutto di Parma he imports from Italy. He even had LOUIE BOSSI S BY ANGELA CARAWAY-CARLTON a Stagionello machine made especially for him in Italy which he uses to dry-age steaks 14 to 28 days. My husband s 24-ounce bone-in rib-eye was a juicy knockout paired with a delicious creamy polenta topped with mascarpone San Marzano tomatoes and chives. After spending two weeks eating my way through Rome Florence and Tuscany I have a soft spot for homemade pasta. Bossi s are made in-house daily and to me they are among the top choices on the large menu. Until now I d never been able to find a proper Italian version of bucatini in South Florida Bossi s is by far the best I ve tried. The thick spaghetti-like pasta is made with house-cured guanciale tomatoes olive oil and chilies. I asked them to add an extra kick to mine and it was just the right amount of heat to create a flavorful meal that I m still thinking about I also suggest the mafaldine which is one of the most unique pastas on the menu. The pasta looks like the ends of lasagna but unlike a traditional plate of lasagna this dish doesn t leave you feeling heavy. Made with a pork ragu and topped with light and fluffy ricotta it s definitely a must-try. Louie Bossi s Ristorante 1032 E. Las Olas Boulevard Fort Lauderdale 954.356.6699 louiebossi.com 86 AUGUST 2015 LMGFL.COM ENDLESS SUMMER JET THE VENUE OF PERFECTION Events Weddings Galas Bar Bat Mitzvahs Fund Raisers Corporate Functions Not for Profit venue 5540 NW 21st Terrace Ft. Lauderdale 954.958.9900 jetrunwaycafe.com LMGFL.COM AUGUST 2015 87 DINING REVIEW RUN THIS (DOWN) TOWN BY RICHARD SHELLENE Marc Falsetto is eating up real estate along the popular historic downtown district in Fort Lauderdale. The restaurateur and co-founder of JEY Hospitality Group started with a burger joint called ROK BRGR in 2010 and has since added Public House and Tacocraft to his culinary empire. Now he s continuing his reign by cutting off another slice of the pie on Himmarshee Street with his latest concept Pizzacraft. I m going to make the area a foodie destination for locals and tourists Falsetto boldly states. My dad is Italian. My family is from Italy. We re pizza people. Pizza is my passion. Fans of Falsetto s Facebook page or Instagram have probably seen the pictures of pizzas and Italian cuisine pop up over the last few years. It was more than a love affair with food but research. Pizzacraft was a concept I had in mind right after we finished ROK BRGR and we ve been working on it for the last four years. We were waiting for the right opportunity and the right pieces to be in play Falsetto says. The right time to strike was when TAPS Restaurant Bar & Lounge closed its doors in early July. Falsetto knew it was the perfect spot for his fourth concept and has plans to open Pizzacraft by mid-October. This new endeavor will not be a pizza-by-the-slice eatery but will feature a menu of artisan-style pies along with a selection of small plates pastas seasonal salads homemade mozzarella and charcuterie. Corporate Chef Robbyns Martinez along with Executive Chef Bret Hauser of Hell s Kitchen fame will be heading up the team. The open-air kitchen will let you watch the masters at work around the brick oven at the center of the restaurant. We re going to be offering something different than what the area has offered before Falsetto says. This is going to be a very edgy and hipster pizza place. He then revealed a hallway in the back of the restaurant leading to a secret door. Behind it will be his version of a cocktail bar currently nicknamed Barcraft. The intimate upscale setting with no windows will offer 100 different types of whiskeys wines by the glass and unique cocktail concepts by expert mixologists. It will be the first true cocktail lounge in the area Falsetto says brimming with excitement over his latest project. This won t be a club that serves drinks while techno music pumps. This will be a private bar with a dress code and reserve seating. And the story doesn t stop at just four restaurants Falsetto says he has bigger plans to run this town I have at least six more concepts in mind. 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