May/June 2024

Dish and Tell
We Do Talk About Bruno
Second Helping

Chef Barbara Alfano and Raul Lecuona on finding love and family in the passionate pursuit of food.

Readers dish about the local
meals they crave most.

Bruno Fonseca’s recipe for success: Make it delicious. Make it beautiful. Share it with people.

Second Harvest Food Bank empowers, sustains, and nourishes lives through compassionate distribution and community engagement initiatives.

Garden Variety

Five West Orange High School students with a passion for jazz.
Local History
Mama’s hand me down recipes make delicious reading.
Market Watch
Market vendors spotlight their favorite wares.
Charity Spotlight
The French Family Foundation making a difference for families with disabilities one child at a time.
What’s New
We turn the spotlight on our neighbors, bringing out the laughter, stories, and unique charm that make our town truly special!

Scenes of
South Lake

For Banks Helfrich, sustainability isn’t a buzzword; it’s a personal calling.
Alysha Jackson sprinkles her sourdough magic across Minneola.
Groveland is leading the way in efforts to turn down light pollution and embrace the night.
At the Greater Clermont Cancer Foundation, raising awareness also comes with a little extra underwire humor.

Oh, Well + Tails

Oh, Well!

One local couple discovers ‘healthy’ is a matter of perspective.

To Dine For

The Pointe Orlando is your passport to a wide world of taste. Take your taste buds on a trip.

To Dine For

Two restaurants are better than one at JW Marriott Orlando Bonnet Creek.

To Dine For

Cilantro brings a fresh take on authentic Indian food.

To Dine For

The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin features six signature dining experiences to suit everyone’s appetite.

To Dine For

A Plate Above serving up the best box lunches, buffet and yes, the best crab cakes.

To Dine For

The Spice and Tea Exchange delivers a blend of exotic flavors from across the globe to locals with a taste for adventure.

To Dine For

Two hospitality heavyweights, The Ritz-Carlton and JW Marriott, make Grande Lakes a foodie destination for local nights out and staycations.

Promotional Features

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Viewpoint creates the perfect kitchen for each clients’ personal tastes.

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Artful Orthodontics combination of art and technology gives people a lot to smile about.

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More than just a name change, Revel reinvents what it means to buy, sell, and own a home.



The local taco scene in is more vibrant than ever thanks to a new crop of street stars and a collection of dedicated classics.

Dining Guide

The sandwiches are big and messy, the soccer is loud and exciting, and the German beers are cold and plentiful.
A wide variety of traditional Indian entrees, appetizers, sizzlers, tandoori and biryani dishes, and sides.
Since 2013, the Peach Cobbler Factory has been devoted to crafting delightful desserts that evoke the feeling of grandma’s kitchen.
Fresh and innovative craft cocktails prepared by their master bartenders and craft cocktail specialists.
Raw a la carte options like nigiri, sashimi, and rolls, plus uniquely crafted noodles, yakiniku and yakiyasai bbq.
Chef crafted options or customize your own with a variety of colorful sauces, piles of crunchy toppings.
A high-energy dining experience with the superiour quality of a steakhouse.
Fragrant curries and soups, silky noodles, stir-fries, and grilled meats.

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