WeeklyNibble: Taste of The Yard, Pinch Octoberfest, MIAbites Burrito, Hedy Goldsmith is back! Faena Horror Picture Show and more


The MIAbites Weekly Nibble features upcoming or ongoing food news and events.  We are down to the last couple of weeks of Miami Spice which was extended thru the end of October.  Details subject to change so please check ahead to confirm events and prices.

My Ceviche MIAbites Burrito October 2017

Month of October- Chef Sam Gorenstein and My Ceviche introduces the winning burrito from “Rolling With The Homies” competition, and it is the MIAbites Burrito as created by Amber Love Bond.  Order all this month this delicious burrito featuring blackened fish, quinoa, cucumber, carrot, tomato, mango, cilantro and jalapeno lime mayo(suggested). Priced at $11.90, this is a healthy and filling lunch or dinner. Post a picture to Instagram and tag #MIAbitesBurrito and we will repost to our Instagram. My Ceviche. Multiple locations. 

Pinch Kitchen Miami Oktoberfest

More in October- Pinch Kitchen Celebrates Oktoberfest with German Inspired Dishes. You don’t have to fly to Germany to celebrate Oktoberfest! Pinch Kitchen will once again be celebrating the month-long holiday with a different German-inspired dish each week paired with an Oktoberfest beer. The dishes will change weekly and will be available during lunch and dinner. This week features Pork Schnitzel, arugula, cherry tomato, lemon vinaigrette paired with North Peak Dauntless Oktoberfest. Next week enjoy Weisswurst. crushed potatoes, shallots, chives, and the last week toast the month end with Beef Rouladen. parsley, walnut, onions, mustard. Pinch 8601 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33138.

Wynwood Yard Taste of The Yard

Friday October 13th and ongoing FridaysThe Wynwood Yard- Taste of The Yard is every Friday and you can purchase a ticket for $25 which will allow you 5 samples of The Wynwood Yard’s culinary concepts including favorites from Dellas Test Kitchen, Kuenko, World Famous House of Mac, Food Dude and more, PLUS a 10oz draft beer or garden punch.**NEW- The Wynwood Yard x The Rubell Family Collection - We've partnered with our neighbor across the street, The Rubell Family Collection, to offer a special Taste of The Yard ticket package, which also includes a visit beforehand (5 to 5:30 p.m.) to the acclaimed collection. The Wynwood Yard. 56 NW 29th St. Miami, FL. Tickets on Eventbrite https://www.eventbrite.com/e/taste-of-the-yard-tickets-37241513369?aff=erelexpmlt

Friday October 13th-  #ChefsForPuertoRico- World Food Day helped support Chef Jose Andres continuing and herculean efforts feeding those still without power and water in Puerto Rico. Thank you to Pubbelly & Meat Market Miami or Palm Beach for donating 10% of the days proceeds to World Central Kitchen to continue funding the relief effort.  Make a DONATION today to https://www.worldcentralkitchen.org/.   

Velvet Creme Donuts Little Havana Miami

Saturday October 14th- Velvet Creme Doughnuts, a Miami icon that first opened its doors in 1947, returns to the Little Havana neighborhood with a Grand Opening ribbon cutting at 10:00 am. The family-owned business is known for its iconic red and white vans; and fresh, hot glazed doughnuts, fresh roasted coffee, and soft serve ice cream.  The doors will officially open at 10:30 a.m. for a day that will be filled with fun and of course lots of doughnuts for the entire family! Customers will receive a free box of a dozen glazed doughnuts with the purchase of a dozen doughnuts. Velvet Creme merchandise including hats, mugs, and t-shirts will be available at discounted prices throughout the day and there will be balloons and face painting on site for the kids. Velvet Creme Doughnuts 1555 SW 8th Street. Miami, FL. (786) 420-5418 or email info@velvetcremedoughnuts.com

Chef Hedy Goldsmith and Mignonette Miami

Tuesday October 17th-  Mignonette Uptown- Chef/restaurateur Danny Serfer is welcoming back the queen of sweets and a 2012 and 2013 James Beard Award Finalist for “Outstanding Pastry Chef”, Hedy Goldsmith for an exclusive, one-night-only dining experience at Mignonette Uptown. For $100 per person, the evening begins at 7 pm and includes a seated multi-course dinner of savory dishes cooked up by the two talented chefs. To make it even sweeter, Goldsmith will also be teaming up with former protégé, Devin Braddock – corporate pastry chef for all of Serfer’s restaurants – to craft creative and decadent desserts. As an added bonus, guests will receive a goody bag of treats to take home and a signed copy of Goldsmith’s first cooking book, Baking Out Loud: Fun Desserts with Big Flavors. Call to reserve your seat at (305) 705-2159. Mignonette Uptown 13951 Biscayne Boulevard. North Miami Beach, FL.

Seed Festival Preview at Wynwood Yard Miami

Thursday October 19th- The Wynwood Yard BBQ Throwdown + Seed Preview Party presented by Whole Foods Market. 7- 10 pm. Tickets are $40. Four talented chefs are bringing dat BBQ to the party! Four chefs compete for best Plant Based BBQ. Bring your appetite and vote for your favorite. Live music with The Shady Street Show Band, local craft beers, libations, and Radiate Kombucha will wet your whistle, at the Wynwood Yard. Best of all, 100% of the proceeds benefit Health In The Hood. The Wynwood Yard 56 NW 29th St. Miami, FL. Tickets on Eventbrite https://www.eventbrite.com/e/bbq-throwdown-seed-preview-party-2017-tickets-37818444987?aff=erelexpmlt

Faena Miami Beach Horror Picture Show Halloween

Saturday October 28th- Faena Miami Beach- Beginning at 9:00 pm, celebrate all things weird and wonderful at The Faena Horror Picture Show hosted by legendary Miami drag queen, Adora. Inspired by the ‘70s cult classic, “The Rocky Horror Picture Show,” this all-night festivity transforms Faena’s Living Room intimate space into Dr. Frank-N-Furter’s famous castle, featuring a selection of artfully-crafted themed Bacardi cocktails, including Janet’s A Virgin, Let There be Lips!, Transvesper and Riff Raff, as well as live music from Blues, Soul and Rock & Roll group, Brothers of Other. Light up the dance floor with your best Time Warp steps and get into the spirit of your favorite characters with their iconic costumes.  Ages 21+ welcomed. RSVP required to livingroom@faena.com. For table reservations, please emaillivingroom@faena.com or call +1 786 655 5600.  Faena Miami Beach 3201 Collins Ave. Miami Beach, FL .

(Information provided from various resources and subject to change.  Please confirm all details)