Jen Karetnick

Jen Karetnick

Lifestyle journalist, poet, author

I specialize in food/drink, travel, education, parenting, health/medicine, fitness, culture, arts/lit, home/garden, and Florida. Two MFAs; 16 books. The 500 Hidden Secrets of Miami forthcoming 9/17.

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Travel Casco Viejo Panama City hippest neighborhood in Central ...

Travel Casco Viejo Panama City hippest neighborhood...

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Miami Foodcrawling: Peruvian Restaurants

by Jen Karetnick | Feb 20, 2014. Miami Foodcrawling: Peruvian Restaurants. Forget Brazil (for now). Disregard Argentina (if you can). In December 2013, the ......

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Garden of Eating: The Best Restaurants Growing Their Own Food

by Jen Karetnick | Aug 13, 2014. The New Urban Garden. For most folks in the restaurant and bar business, the urban garden – a patch of produce tended in the  ......

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Cookbook Shelf: Latin D'Lite

by Jen Karetnick | Apr 02, 2013. Cookbook Shelf: Latin D'Lite Main. Many of us scan cookbooks for recipes, lessons in technique, and fresh ideas. But some of ......

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Up-and-Coming Costa Rica

by Jen Karetnick | Apr 15, 2014. Up-and-Coming Costa Rica. Costa Rica may be known for its coffee, but if you ask those who live and travel there, it should be ......

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Brunch is Basque

by Jen Karetnick | Jan 22, 2014. Brunch is Basque. Brunch is brunch is brunch. Once special and rare, brunch is thought to have descended from the after-hunt ......

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Open: Bread + Butter in Coral Gables, Fl

by Jen Karetnick | Aug 21, 2013. Open: Bread + Butter in Coral Gables, Fl. What's that you say: you don't top your afternoon tostadas with a whipped pork fat ......

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Tacos For Strength

by Jen Karetnick | Jun 05, 2013. Tacos for Strength. With its four locations – two in New York, one in Chicago and one in Miami – the Mexican restaurant ......

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Divas del Azúcar Premieres Tonight!

by Jen Karetnick | Mar 11, 2014. Divas del Azúcar Premieres Tonight! We all know sugar is sweet, but a diva? “Sweetness” isn't usually the quality that earns a  ......

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La Mar Brings Peruvian Flavor to Miami's Shore

by Jen Karetnick | Feb 27, 2014. La Mar by Gaston Acurio. In Peru, where he's penned 20 national bestsellers and won culinary awards too prestigious and ......

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16 White Foods to Eat After Labor Day

Aug 28, 2014 ... Break all the rules in the name of delicious dishes with 16 white Latin recipes to try after Labor Day....

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Taste of Spain: Bulla Gastrobar

Taste of Spain: Bulla Gastrobar. by Jen Karetnick | Apr 17, 2014. Taste of Spain: Bulla Gastrobar. There are tapas and then there are tapas with style and ......

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Art Basel, Latin Style

by Jen Karetnick | Dec 06, 2012. Miguel - Work. Though auxiliary events and parties began days before, the highly anticipated 2012 installment of Art Basel ......

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Miami Foodcrawling: Peruvian Restaurants

by Jen Karetnick | Feb 20, 2014. Miami Foodcrawling: Peruvian Restaurants. Forget Brazil (for now). Disregard Argentina (if you can). In December 2013, the ......