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Product Corner: Unique Snacks Pretzels, Pretzel Dips & Chocolate Pretzels 🥨
Berks County / Food Products / Products

Product Corner: Unique Snacks Pretzels, Pretzel Dips & Chocolate Pretzels 🥨

Editor’s Note: I’m happy to report this news about a beloved pretzel I grew up eating in Northeast PA. I remember eating the “splits” as a kid; they were a favorite in our household. In my 20s, I even lived close to the factory in the Reading area. If you love pretzels and haven’t tried … Continue reading

New Jersey-Based Manolo’s Best Farmstand Chili Expands Westward
Food Startups / Vegan

New Jersey-Based Manolo’s Best Farmstand Chili Expands Westward

Seeing how much I love chili, Manolo’s Best Farmstand Chili reached out to me to see if I’d like to sample some of its uniquely spiced 100% plant-based chili. Of course, I said yes. I’m an equal opportunity chili lover, after all. Founder Mitch Wolinsky delivered it himself. Though, I feel his days of home … Continue reading

Sara Lee® Artesano™’s Ultimate Grilled Cheese Challenge
Food Competitions / Recipes

Sara Lee® Artesano™’s Ultimate Grilled Cheese Challenge

Horsham, PA-based Bimbo Bakeries USA reached out to me to tell me about the Ultimate Grilled Cheese Challenge they are hosting featuring eight bloggers across the country (more about that below). While I am not participating officially in this grilled cheese competition, I asked them if I could play along on my own because I … Continue reading

Localicious: Virtual Fundraiser for Pennypack Farm
Farms / Fundraisers / Montgomery County

Localicious: Virtual Fundraiser for Pennypack Farm

The 10th Annual Localicious will be held on Tuesday, October 20 at 7pm virtually via live Zoom event. Guests can register to attend at no cost at pennypackfarm.org. The first 75 people who donate $25 or more will receive a limited-edition tote bag. This year’s Localicious is hosted by Mike McGrath (host of “You Bet Your Garden” on PBS) and will feature a vodka-infusion demo … Continue reading

Product Corner: Fabrizia Limoncello Canned Cocktails
Booze / Cocktails / Products

Product Corner: Fabrizia Limoncello Canned Cocktails

With the craft beer boom in full swing, it seems almost commonplace today for beer lovers/brewers to leave their careers behind to start breweries. It’s hardly commonplace for someone to leave their career to start a niche liqueur company—but that’s exactly what Phil Mastroianni did with Fabrizia Spirits in 2008. A former accountant, Phil left … Continue reading

Misfits Market Moves to New 250,000 Square Foot Facility in Delanco, NJ
Food Delivery / Philly Food News

Misfits Market Moves to New 250,000 Square Foot Facility in Delanco, NJ

Misfits Market, the leading organic direct-to-consumer food subscription and the nation’s fastest-growing grocery delivery service celebrated the opening of its new 250,000-square-foot state-of-the-art facility in Delanco, NJ, which replaced its facility in Pennsauken, NJ.  Custom built by Stanker & Galetto of Vineland, N.J., it boasts advanced technology and cold-chain equipment. The brand new $23 million … Continue reading

Introducing New York Bagel Butler: NY Bagel Delivery in Philadelphia
Bagels / Delivery / Food Startups

Introducing New York Bagel Butler: NY Bagel Delivery in Philadelphia

Growing up on Long Island, Josh Anker ate 2-3 bagels every week his entire childhood. When he moved to Philadelphia for college, he realized how much he missed his hometown bagels. The same went for pizza. He would always bring back bagels and pizza and freeze them after visiting home. “After a recent trip visiting family, … Continue reading

Gather Community Food Hall to Open for Food Insecure Students in Spring Arts District
Spring Garden

Gather Community Food Hall to Open for Food Insecure Students in Spring Arts District

Gather Food Hall is a new outdoor dining concept offering delicious and affordable meals from a rotating line-up of local food vendors to food-insecure students. It plans to open on October 23rd on the 1000 block of Nectarine Street, right behind Union Transfer, in the Spring Arts District. Gather’s tiered pricing model will provide shame-free … Continue reading

Dumplings 4 All Benefitting North Philly Peace Park
Fundraisers

Dumplings 4 All Benefitting North Philly Peace Park

In celebration of National Dumpling Day on September 26, Liz Einhorn of Experience Threee and Judy Ni of baology have partnered on a new project called Dumplings 4 All, a buy one give one dumpling program benefitting North Philly Peace Park. From September 23-27, Dumplings 4 All will feature dumplings from 8 different Womxn-Owned independent … Continue reading