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WTF? – Where’s the Food? Podcast: Cafe La Trova

When two Miami icons team up to open up a restaurant and bar, you know it’s going to be a can’t miss event.

On today’s episode of WTF? – Where’s the Food? Julio Cabrera and Chef Michelle Bernstein sit down with Nick to talk about their new spot Cafe La Trova. They talk everything from how Cafe La Trova came together, what it means to them, how they feel about the city of Miami and so much more (2:28).

Plus, Food News is back this week with news on a hotel, which has an entire room dedicated to ice cream (24:02). 

This is episode 18 of Season 2 of the WTF? – Where’s The Food? Podcast.

A big thank you to The Halal Guys for sponsoring today’s episode.

Photos by Adam Del Giudice and Danny Valdez.

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WTF? – Where’s The Food? presents Inside Pollo Tropical – Episode Four

I have teamed up with Pollo Tropical to bring you an inside look at Pollo Tropical with a series of special edition episodes of WTF? – Where’s the Food? Once a month, I will take you behind the scenes inside Pollo Tropical, interview members of Pollo’s Executive Team, bring you the latest on Pollo’s newest menu items and so much more. Your love for Pollo will only grow after this series of episodes.

With that said, let’s talk about episode four.

On this special edition episode of WTF? – Where’s the Food?, I sit down with Julianna Wagner, who is the Brand Manager at Pollo Tropical. Julianna met me at their newest location in Tamarac, who is celebrating a grand opening on Saturday, July 13th, plus we talk about Pollo’s new Summer limited menu items.

Don’t forget the Grand Opening Party is Saturday, July 13th from 10:30a – 2:30p at the new Pollo Tropical in Tamarac at 8851 W Commercial Blvd. Family fun for the entire family and all for free.

Pollo Tropical has just introduced new limited time menu items, which are awesome. 

Pollo Tropical is now creating Cuban Sandwiches. You can get your Cuban sandwich with their citrus-marinated grilled chicken or their famous roast pork. Of course on top of all that you get all the usual Cuban sandwich fixings: ham, Swiss cheese, pickles and a tangy mustard mayo.

Pollo Tropical is also introducing a new Honey Lime Salad, which contains craisins, carrots, crumbles of feta cheese and citrus-marinated grilled or crispy chicken. 

And to round out the final limited time menu item, Pollo Tropical has brought back Tostones.

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WTF? – Where’s the Food? Podcast: Everything Pork

Pork is the number one protein consumed in the world.

On today’s episode of WTF? – Where’s the Food? Nick everything pork with Jose De Jesus, the director of Multicultural Marketing for the National Pork Board (2:14).

They talk everything from some of the healthiest cuts of pork to all the misconceptions about pork and so much more. Plus Food News is back (22:58).

This is episode 17 of Season 2 of the WTF? – Where’s The Food? Podcast.

A big thank you to The Halal Guys for sponsoring today’s episode.

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WTF – Where’s the Food? Podcast: Sanguich De Miami

Miami has its fair share of Cuban Sandwiches, but none like the one found at Sanguich De Miami.

On this episode of WTF? – Where’s the Food? Nick visits one of his favorite spots, Sanguich De Miami in Little Havana and talks to one of the owners Danny Figueredo (). They talk Miami food, the history of Sanguich, the process of creating that perfect Cuban sandwich and so much more.

This is episode 16 of Season 2 of the WTF? – Where’s The Food? Podcast.

A big thank you to The Halal Guys for sponsoring today’s episode.

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WTF? – Where’s The Food? presents Inside Pollo Tropical – Episode Three

I have teamed up with Pollo Tropical to bring you an inside look at Pollo Tropical with a series of special edition episodes of WTF? – Where’s the Food? Once a month, I will take you behind the scenes inside Pollo Tropical’s test kitchen, interview members of Pollo’s Executive Team, bring you the latest on Pollo’s newest menu items and so much more. Your love for Pollo will only grow after this series of episodes.

With that said, let’s talk about episode three.

On this special edition episode of WTF? – Where’s the Food?, I sit down with Julianna Wagner, who is the Brand Manager at Pollo Tropical. Julianna met me at one of their Miramar locations to talk about all the great specials happening at Pollo Tropical for Mother’s Day.

Here’s what Pollo Tropical is offering.

Families can enjoy two original Family Meals, which includes a whole chicken, rice & beans for the whole family and four rolls for just $19.99.  This limited time Mother’s Day special offer requires code M30456 and is valid for online orders, dine-in, drive thru, take out or delivery through DoorDash®. This offer is available Saturday, May 11th and Sunday, May 12th.

Pollo Tropical is also offering this awesome Mother’s Day Catering Offer. Pollo Tropical is offering platters for 10 persons or more for just $5.99 per person.  The platters include Pollo Tropical’s famous fresh, citrus marinated then flame grilled bone-in chicken, with white or brown rice, beans, rolls – and all cutlery, plates, napkins and serving utensils.  Pollo’s Caesar Salad or Sweet Plantains can be added to your Mother’s Day Catering Platter for just $1 more per person. There is a 10-person minimum order for the Mother’s Day Catering Platter offer, but no maximum limit.  No code is required for the Mother’s Day Catering Offer, it can be ordered online at www.PolloTropical.com/Catering or by phone at 866-769-7696.

For more information on Pollo Tropical’s Party Platters, click here and make sure to follow Pollo Tropical on Instagram here.

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WTF? – Where’s The Food? presents Inside Pollo Tropical – Episode Two

I have teamed up with Pollo Tropical to bring you an inside look at Pollo Tropical with a series of special edition episodes of WTF? – Where’s the Food? Once a month, I will take you behind the scenes inside Pollo Tropical’s test kitchen, interview members of Pollo’s Executive Team, bring you the latest on Pollo’s newest menu items and so much more. Your love for Pollo will only grow after this series of episodes.

With that said, let’s talk about episode two.

On this special edition episode of WTF? – Where’s the Food?, I sit down with Julianna Wagner, who is the Brand Manager at Pollo Tropical. Julianna met me at one of their Doral locations to talk about how some of her favorite menu items at Pollo Tropical and their amazing Party Platters that are perfect for this upcoming weekend and you can order right now at Pollo Tropical.

And for all our WTF listeners and fans of Pollo, Julianna brought a special deal for you. Pollo is offering 15 percent off on all Pollo Tropical Party Platters and catering placed for the upcoming April 19-21 Easter holiday weekend! The offer is valid on orders placed now through April 21, for orders fulfilled April 19-21.  Just use code M30027 online at www.PolloTropical.com/Catering or mention on phone-in orders at 866-769-7696. 

Among the many popular Pollo Tropical party servings are the brand’s famous Citrus-Marinated bone-in chicken catering packages, available in servings for 15, 25, 50 and 100 people.  The party servings start at just $9.99 per person – and include white, yellow or brown rice, choice of any two delicious Pollo side dishes, rolls, sauces, and all cutlery, plates, napkins and serving utensils.  Side dish options to choose from include Black Beans, Kernel Corn, Balsamic Tomatoes, Sweet Plantains, House or Caesar Salad, Yuca with Garlic Sauce, Mac & Cheese, Mashed Potatoes & Gravy, and Coleslaw.

Other popular Pollo Tropical Party Platters include the Pollo Tropical Sandwich Platter, serving 20 guests with 20 sandwiches of choice from any combination of Pollo’s Classic Chicken Sandwich, Chipotle, Guava BBQ Pork, or Crispy or Grilled Chicken BLT; and the Wrap Party Platter, which includes 15 wraps of choice from any combination of the Chicken Quesadilla Wrap and Chicken Caesar Wrap. Party planners can also add side dishes like Sweet Plantains, Mac & Cheese, Mashed Potatoes, Coleslaw and more – from just $2.00 per person.

For more information on Pollo Tropical’s Party Platters, click here and make sure to follow Pollo Tropical on Instagram here.