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Celebrities mingle with star chefs at annual South Beach shindig

DJ Hannah Bronfman attends the YogArt Presents Buddhas And Bellinis Sponsored By The Sacred Space Miami during 2016 Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival Presented By FOOD & WINE at The Raleigh Hotel on February 28, 2016 in Miami Beach, Florida.
DJ Hannah Bronfman attends the YogArt Presents Buddhas And Bellinis Sponsored By The Sacred Space Miami during 2016 Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival Presented By FOOD & WINE at The Raleigh Hotel on February 28, 2016 in Miami Beach, Florida. Getty Images for SOBEWFFAE

If you attended any of the many South Beach Wine & Food Festival events, you’re likely still full — or hung over. The annual culinary shindig, in its 15th year, was quite the blowout as always, attracting celebrities from all walks of fame. A few highlights:

FRIDAY

▪ Sports Illustrated swimsuit model Chrissy Teigen and husband John Legend joined South Florida phenomenon Fireman Derek, aka Derek Kaplan, firefighter and pie maker, for a midnight breakfast at the National Hotel. Giada De Laurentiis and rumored beau, TV producer Shane Farley, made an appearance despite rumors that had De Laurentiis “flirting madly,” says a source, “with Bobby Flay.”

SATURDAY

▪ Famed ex-Miami sugarsmith Hedy Goldsmith was back in South Beach at Sweet 15, a dessert party hosted at the former Versace mansion by Ace of Cakes star Duff Goldman.

▪ YogArt Buddha & Bellinis at The Raleigh’s beachfront courtyard was less wine-and-food and more sweat-and-controlled-breathing, as New York DJ Hannah Bronfman orchestrated an hourlong yoga session.

SUNDAY

▪ Country singer-turned-Food Network show host Trisha Yearwood took a break from her world tour with husband Garth Brooks, flying in from Massachusetts to host a sprawling Southern Kitchen brunch in a ballroom overlooking the beach at the Loews Hotel. She charmed the crowd with selfies and hit songs, including Walkaway Joe, Wrong Side of Memphis and PrizeFighter.

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