Charles Passy

Charles Passy is a Florida-based writer who covers food, travel, entertainment and consumer culture and products.

Recent Articles By The Author

Foodie Fest Sizzles Despite Sour Economy

Foodie Fest Sizzles Despite Sour Economy

Visitors paid as much as $1,000 a meal to dine with celebrity chefs at the South Beach Wine & Food Festival.

Tailgating Goods for the Committed Partier

Tailgating Goods for the Committed Partier

From grills to gourmet meats to, uh, special napkins, it's time to party in the parking lot at the football game.

Four Hidden Florida Vaction Spots

Four Hidden Florida Vaction Spots

Try these locations to make a departure from the usual Miami Beach or Orlando trip.

Five Things to Love About Maine

Five Things to Love About Maine

This state has so much going for it, we didn't even have to include the succulent lobster or the boating opportunities.

These Blenders Crush the Competition

These Blenders Crush the Competition

Here are some serious candidates to help create the perfect frozen margarita or daiquiri.