Tickets Remain for Greater Fort Lauderdale Wine and Food Festival’s TRP Taste Takeover

While most of the culinary events during the Greater Fort Lauderdale Food & Wine Festival (GFLFW) reached capacity, foodies still have an opportunity to attend one of the premier culinary events during the TRP Taste Takeover tonight at Java & Jam at 301 E. Las Blvd. in Fort Lauderdale. 

The Greater Fort Lauderdale Food & Wine Festival, sponsored by Visit Lauderdale and produced by 66 Productions, features monthly events culminating in a weeklong celebration to highlight the best of Greater Fort Lauderdale’s eateries. As part of the Savor Dining Series, The TRP Takeover features a six-course meal prepared by Corporate Executive Chef Chris Miracolo of The Restaurant People, Jorlian Rivera of S3, Chef Garious Martin of Casablanca Cafe, Chef Martin Verano of YOLO and Chef Brian Lege of Java & Jam. Each course will be paired with wine from Kunde Family Winery and presented by Jenna Kunde, the 5th generation winegrower. Tickets are $169 per person, with proceeds benefiting the Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital. 

The culmination of the festival will occur Saturday, Jan. 15, at noon at the Grand Tasting at Las Olas Oceanside Park in Fort Lauderdale. The event will feature food and beverage tastings, cooking demonstrations and live music. Tickets begin at $69 per person.

For more information or to purchase tickets, visit https://gflfoodwine.com/.

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Drew Limsky

Drew Limsky



Drew Limsky joined Lifestyle Media Group in August 2020 as Editor-in-Chief of South Florida Business & Wealth. His first issue of SFBW, October 2020, heralded a reimagined structure, with new content categories and a slew of fresh visual themes. “As sort of a cross between Forbes and Robb Report, with a dash of GQ and Vogue,” Limsky says, “SFBW reflects South Florida’s increasingly sophisticated and dynamic business and cultural landscape.”

Limsky, an avid traveler, swimmer and film buff who holds a law degree and Ph.D. from New York University, likes to say, “I’m a doctor, but I can’t operate—except on your brand.” He wrote his dissertation on the nonfiction work of Joan Didion. Prior to that, Limsky received his B.A. in English, summa cum laude, from Emory University and earned his M.A. in literature at American University in connection with a Masters Scholar Award fellowship.

Limsky came to SFBW at the apex of a storied career in journalism and publishing that includes six previous lead editorial roles, including for some of the world’s best-known brands. He served as global editor-in-chief of Lexus magazine, founding editor-in-chief of custom lifestyle magazines for Cadillac and Holland America Line, and was the founding editor-in-chief of Modern Luxury Interiors South Florida. He also was the executive editor for B2B magazines for Acura and Honda Financial Services, and he served as travel editor for Conde Nast. Magazines under Limsky’s editorship have garnered more than 75 industry awards.

He has also written for many of the country’s top newspapers and magazines, including The New York Times, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Miami Herald, Boston Globe, USA Today, Worth, Robb Report, Afar, Time Out New York, National Geographic Traveler, Men’s Journal, Ritz-Carlton, Elite Traveler, Florida Design, Metropolis and Architectural Digest Mexico. His other clients have included Four Seasons, Acqualina Resort & Residences, Yahoo!, American Airlines, Wynn, Douglas Elliman and Corcoran. As an adjunct assistant professor, Limsky has taught journalism, film and creative writing at the City University of New York, Pace University, American University and other colleges.