A Miami Eatery Inspired by Breezy Italian Beach Culture, By: Mark Teo
“For his latest venture in Florida, star chef Antonio Mellino wanted to try something different. Located in Miami Beach – a district best-known for, as Vogue put it, hotel restaurants, Pitbull and the omnipresent oontz-oontz blaring from car speakers – Forte dei Marmi is an attempt to transport diners to Italy’s balmy Amalfi Coast. To achieve this feat, Mellino leaned on two things: his cuisine, quite naturally, and local design firm Oppenheim Architecture.”
Read the full article in the September 2018 issue or on the Azure Magazine website.
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