Irene Moore is a free-lance journalist who specializes in writing about food, wine, and luxury travel. Irene has written several restaurant guides, and has contributed articles to dozens of magazines and guidebooks. She is formerly a columnist at W magazine in New York and contributing writer at Women’s Wear Daily. She was editor-in-chief for 10 years of Where Magazines and Where GuestBooks, tourism guides about many Florida locales. Irene is now organizing specialized in-depth food and wine experiences in the Mediterranean region for an exclusive clientele. She has an MBA From Fordham’s Gabelli School of Business in New York City, and a Mastery of Wine Certification from Florida International University’s Chaplain School of Hospitality. She’s a member of Les Dames d’Escoffier International, an international organization of women leaders who work to achieve excellence in the food, beverage and hospitality professions, and is President and co-founder of their South Florida chapter. Irene is a contributing writer to the SOMM Journal, a Fellow in the Symposium for Professional Wine Writers at Meadowood Napa Valley and a member of the International Travel Writers and Photographers Alliance (ITWPA).
Celebrate National Tequila Day with El Tequileño
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Celebrate National Tequila Day with El Tequileño

Saturday, July 24, 3pm – National Tequila Day Guinness World Records Title Attempt For “Most Users In A Tequila Video Hangout” On a sultry July night, a coterie of fine spirits writers, content creators, and tequila fans gathered at Stiltsville Fish Bar in South Beach for a tasting of a selection of El Tequileño tequilas. […]

Chotto Matte Miami Spice 2021 Menu Preview
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Chotto Matte Miami Spice 2021 Menu Preview

Tuesday, July 20, 8pm – Chotto Matte, 1666 Lenox Ave #1664, Miami Beach Chotto Mate features the best of Nikkei, which is Japanese-Peruvian culinary fusion with bold, striking colors and tempting taste sensations, entwining two culinary traditions in a lively combination of ingredients and techniques. Nikkei refers to the descendants of Japanese immigrants who left […]

Maaji Swimwear The Spritzer House Spring '22 Runway Show
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Maaji Swimwear The Spritzer House Spring ’22 Runway Show

Sunday, July 11, 7pm – Plymouth Hotel, 336 21st Street, Miami Beach Founding sisters, Amalia and Manuela Sierra, debuted The Spritzer House, La femme BnB, Spring 2022 collection at Miami Swim Week at the Plymouth Hotel South Beach. The swimwear collection featured prints, color blocking and embroidering detail in new silhouettes and styles: from an […]

Luli Fama Runway Show at Paraiso Fashion Fair 2021
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Luli Fama Runway Show at Paraiso Fashion Fair 2021

Saturday, July 10, 8pm – Paraiso Runway Tent at Collins Park, 2100 Collins Ave, Miami Beach Internationally recognized and celebrity-favored women’s luxury swim and resort wear brand, Luli Fama, returned to the in-person swim week experience to showcase the best in swimwear and resort with a beach party-themed runway show “Revel in the Sun” at […]

Miami Spice 2021
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Miami Spice 2021

August 1 – September 30, Various Locations Miami Spice is making a welcome return in August for the first time since 2019. This popular restaurant promo never happened in 2020 – it was mostly take-out, because restaurants were closed or had limited space. It runs from August 1 through September 30 this year, and offers […]

Womanish New Interactive Experience on Womxn Pops-Up in Miami x
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Womanish: New Interactive Experience on Womxn Pops-Up in Miami

June 30 – July 31, 3:30pm-9:30pm – Womanish, 317 NW 28th St, Miami Wynwood Arts District Meet the newest pop-up exhibit and Instagrammable experience all about womxn coming to Miami: Womanish!  Following its successful opening in Chicago, Womanish, a national, playful and thought-provoking art exhibition and interactive experience curated by womxn for womxn, is proud […]

Brugal 1888 Immersive Tasting Event at Casa Florida
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Brugal 1888 Immersive Tasting Event at Casa Florida

Tuesday, June 29, 6pm-9pm – Casa Florida, 437 SW 2nd St, Miami Brugal 1888, a premium rum produced in the Dominican Republic, hosted an immersive tasting experience at Casa Florida Tuesday evening. Attendees were welcomed with classic cello and violin music as they sipped through various cocktail and food pairing stations, each representative of a different stage in the Brugal 1888 distilling process, to discover the […]

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Intro to Freehold Miami

Open 7 Days a Week, 10 AM – 7 PM – Freehold Miami,  2219 NW 2nd Ave, Miami Wynwood Arts District Freehold Miami bravely opened in December, right in the midst of the pandemic. Located in the heart of Wynwood, this cool new venue is now finding its legs and quickly becoming a new dining […]

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Le Rouge Lounge Wynwood Grand Opening

Thursday, June 10, 8pm-11pm – Le Rouge Lounge, 318 NW 23rd St, Miami Wynwood Arts District Introducing Le Rouge Lounge, Wynwood’s avant-garde nightlife destination, the 7,000 sq. ft. venue will take a new spin on live performance entertainment. Open Thursday through Saturday from 9 PM through 3 AM, this French-inspired enclave will serve as a […]

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Food Design Night Miami

Wednesday, June 9, 6pm-8pm – Kartell, Minotti and Poliform, Miami Design District The Authentic Italian Table: Food Design Night, is the one-of-a-kind event taking place in synergy in three of the most prestigious Italian furniture showrooms in the heart of the Miami Design District: Kartell, Minotti and Poliform. It was all about Italian signature cuisine […]