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AAA gives 5-diamond designation to 3 Florida restaurants

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AAA is giving its coveted five-diamond designation to three Florida restaurants. The travel service group awarded the five-diamond designation on Friday to Palme d’Or at the Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables; Salt at the Ritz-Carlton in Amelia Island; and Victoria & Albert’s at Walt Disney World. AAA inspectors who went to the restaurants unannounced wrote evaluations, and the final decision was made by a panel of experts. The experts evaluated food quality, customer service and the restaurant’s physical environment. Nationwide,…

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The coming War on Bacon

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“I had rather be shut up in a very modest cottage with my books, my family and a few old friends, dining on simple bacon, and letting the world roll on as it liked, than to occupy the most splendid post, which any human power can give.” – Thomas Jefferson Having dramatically expanded the role of the government in your doctor’s office and your bank this year, the Obama administration is turning its attention to your kitchen. Sara Burrows, a…

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