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Sift Bakehouse's Christine Nordstrom Expands Her Baking Empire

Nordstrom, who also owns Rise commercial kitchen and two Styr cafes, recently opened her downtown Sarasota bakery.

10/28/2015 By Megan McDonald

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The 5 Best Things We Ate This Week - 10/21/15

Our panel of experts share their top five picks on the local dining scene this week.

10/21/2015 By Megan McDonald

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The 5 Best Things We Ate This Week - 10/15/15

Our panel of experts share their top five picks on the local dining scene this week.

10/15/2015 By Megan McDonald

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Where to Find Sarasota's Best Cheesecake

Our panel of judges put their blood sugar to the test to find Sarasota's best cheesecake.

06/01/2015 By Megan McDonald

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Sweet Treat: Jim's Small Batch Bakery's Lavender Creme Brulee

Get ready to drool over our dessert of the month.

03/31/2015 By Marsha Fottler

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Recipe: Chef Judi Gallagher's Strawberry Shortcake

Homemade shortcake is topped with fresh Florida strawberries and homemade whipped cream in this simple yet decadent dessert.

03/02/2015 By Judi Gallagher

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Authentic Florida Valentine's Day Cookies

Just in time for Valentine's Day: Festive Authentic Florida cookies.

02/11/2015 By Robin Draper

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Baltimore Snowball Factory Opens in Downtown Sarasota

Baltimore native Eric Garfield brings snowballs to Sarasota.

10/30/2014 By Megan McDonald

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Restaurant Review: Apollonia Grill in University Park

Plus, India Palace lives up to its name and a sweet treat from Bonefish Grill.

10/30/2014 By Marsha Fottler

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Cheesecake Factory Opens at Mall at University Town Center

Chef Judi gets the dish on the Sarasota's new Cheesecake Factory at the Mall at University Town Center.

10/14/2014 By Judi Gallagher

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Sarasota’s Best Key Lime Pie

Our editors and judges go on a sweet search for Sarasota's best Key lime pie.

04/01/2014 By Megan McDonald

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Small Wonders: Our Favorite Local Hand-Held Treats

Welcome to the new world of mini-treats.

01/31/2014 By Megan McDonald Photography by Gene Pollux

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Sarasota’s 10 Best Gluten-Free Dishes

You won't miss the wheat in these winning dishes.

01/31/2014 By Su Byron Photography by Kathryn Brass-Piper

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Perq Coffee Bar Serves Craft Coffee in Southside Village

Erin and Keith Zolner and Amy Nichols are bringing craft coffee to Sarasotans via their Perq Coffee Bar.

01/06/2014 By Megan McDonald Photography by Cat Pennenga

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Perq Coffee Bar Opens on Hillview Street

Perq Coffee Bar, an artisan coffee shop, opens in Sarasota.

06/12/2013 By Megan McDonald

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Chef Judi Shares 15 Sarasota Summer Dining Favorites

Chef Judi shares her summer faves from 15 Sarasota restaurants.

05/13/2013 By Megan McDonald

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Health Report: April 2013

Health Report: Sarasota Health News, April 2013

04/01/2013 By Megan McDonald

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Valentine's Day Dining: Chef Judi's Picks

Chef Judi shares her picks for how to have a romantic Valentine's Day in Sarasota--without dining out at an overpriced restaurant.

02/12/2013 By Megan McDonald

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WEB EXTRA: Chef Judi's Strawberry Shortcake

Chef Judi shares her all-time favorite strawberry shortcake recipe.

02/01/2013 By Megan McDonald