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Divers Can Help Tame Lionfish in the Florida Keys

Divers Can Help Tame Lionfish in the Florida Keys May 19, 2011 | Food | Read More
Capturing lionfish is a way for divers who enjoy the Florida Keys reefs, and to help protect them and in a hands-on way. They also happen to taste great. Rapidly growing populations in Atlantic waters of the non-native Indo-Pacific red lionfish are out-competing native fish for food and territory...

Get a Taste of Key West, April 18

Get a Taste of Key West, April 18 April 15, 2011 | Food | Read More
The Truman Waterfront, overlooking Key West Harbor at the end of Southard Street past Truman Annex is to transform into a colorful open-air food and beverage market featuring cuisine from more than 50 local restaurants and caterers during the 16th annual Taste of Key West. If you want a little taste...

Keys Pie Makers Face Off With Bobby Flay

Keys Pie Makers Face Off With Bobby Flay March 22, 2011 | Food | Read More
Tune in! You don’t want to miss a competition of confections between the owners of Key West Key Lime Pie Co. and television personality and critically acclaimed chef Bobby Flay , scheduled to air on Food Network’s popular series, Throwdown! With Bobby Flay, during an episode to air Wednesday,...

Key Lime Pie: Florida’s Official Sweet Treat

Key Lime Pie: Florida’s Official Sweet Treat November 22, 2010 | Food | Read More
If it’s yellow, then mellow. It’s the right color. Key Lime Pie dipped in chocolate, yum! Made from the Key lime, a fruit indigenous to the Florida Keys and smaller than your average store-bought lime, Key lime pie is the official pie of the State of Florida, and scarfed down by millions...

Chow Down at Annual Key Largo Cook-Off

Chow Down at Annual Key Largo Cook-Off November 9, 2010 | Food | Read More
Chefs with a wide variety of experiences test their best recipes in the Key Largo Chamber of Commerce’s annual Key Largo Cook-Off. The cuisine competition is set for Thursday, Nov. 11, this year at the Holiday Inn, mile marker (MM) 100 in Key Largo. Amateurs, professionals and junior chefs compete...

Good Morning America Weatherman Broadcasts Live from Keys

Good Morning America Weatherman Broadcasts Live from Keys June 1, 2010 | Events, Food, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
KEY WEST, Florida Keys — “Good Morning America” weather anchor Sam Champion showcased the Florida Keys & Key West Monday, helping to counter misperceptions the island chain has been physically impacted by the Gulf oil spill. And, he just had to see for himself how fantastic the...

Stone Crabs: Get ‘em now or forever hold your peace – or at least until October

Stone Crabs: Get ‘em now or forever hold your peace – or at least until October March 19, 2010 | Food | Read More
Few people are aware that the stone crabs served at Miami’s famous Joe’s Stone Crab restaurant are provided by a commercial fishing operation in the Middle Keys. So, where do you get the freshest claws in the Keys, right from the source? I will tell you but then I may have to shoot you....