Suncoast View: Best Healthy Foods to Start the New Year

Eating fresh, local raw or gluten free?  We have all the places to eat healthy and deliciously on The Suncoast View.  Some of our top picks to visit this year include:

Beauty of Sprouts. 1474 Fruitville Rd, Sarasota, FL 34236. 941-350-8449. http://www.beautyofsprouts.net/

Crop Juice SRQ. http://www.cropjuicesrq.com/

Heavenly Cupcakes. 6538 Gateway Ave, Sarasota, FL 34231. (941) 922-0024. www.myheavenlycupcakes.com

Ionie Raw Food Cafe. 1241 Fruitville Road, Sarasota, FL 34236. (941) 955-4599. http://www.ionie.com/

Nutritious You. 6583 Midnight Pass Rd. Siesta Key, Florida. (941) 202 2072. http://www.nutritiousyou.com/

Culinary Director

As the Culinary Director for ABC 7, I whip up cooking segments on ABC 7 News at Noon, along with recipes, cooking tips, reviews and great food finds on MySuncoast Dining at www.mysuncoast.com