Tours des Forks Blog

Sabor Peru – Taste Peru (right here in Miami!)

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Everyday in Miami, visitors and residents can discover the tastes of Peru in delicious restaurants scattered throughout Miami’s neighborhoods. Our favorite is Chalan on the Beach, for an authentically delicious meal at a great price. But, for one weekend, Sabor Peru Gastronomic Festival promises to be this year’s premiere foodie festival. This unique event will… Read more »

Miami Food Tours Gift Guide

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Sure, there’s the I’M IN MIAMI B**** t-shirts that can be picked up at the plethora of tourist shops dotting Washington & Collins Avenues, but there are classier “Miami Beach” t-shirts that Miami Food Tours’ crew would like to suggest from a lovely boutique frankie. on Purdy Avenue. We’ve compiled a list of our recommendations… Read more »

Learn to Cook Like a Wok Star! (Miami Cooking Class)

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Discovering tasty asian vegetables!

Follow Eleanor Hoh “the Wokstar” on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram, and your mouth will be drooling over her beautifully sumptuous wok meals. Photos of colorful veggies and plump meats, perfectly seared, always had me drooling! Her promise of 30-minute weeknight meals had me wondering and hoping, that I too could become a Wokstar! The last… Read more »

Off-the-Beaten-Path Shopping in Miami

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Lincoln Road is a glorious pedestrian-only Avenue filled with shops & restaurants. For about a decade it was full of unique, locally owned shops where you could find fashionable, funky and fun items. You still can find all of these on Lincoln Road from the few local stores left like Books & Books, but you’ll… Read more »

Summertime Salsas

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    After exploring some of the Latin influences of Miami’s culinary scene with the SoBe walking tour you might be inspired to create a summer salsa of your own. Here are a few easy to make recipes that will leave your mouth watering for more. Costa Rican Pico de Gallo (or Salvadoran Chirimol): 2… Read more »

The Creation of the Swooped with Forks Food Tour

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Getting Swooped across the Venetian Causeway to the Design District!

Miami is a spectacular melting pot of people from all over the world. Having moved to Miami from the Midwest I was in awe of the colorful architecture and diversity of cultures. I knew everybody who spoke Spanish wasn’t Mexican before coming here and understood some differences in culture between South American countries; however, through… Read more »