New Year’s Eve 2019 Cocktails
Booze / Cocktails

New Year’s Eve 2019 Cocktails

Guest post by Fine Wine & Good Spirits. Whether you’re dancing the night away with friends or watching the ball drop from the comfort of your couch, you’re going to need something to toast with this New Year’s Eve. Countdown to 2019 with these sparkling sips. Midnight Twist 1 ½ oz Bluecoat Gin 1 oz … Continue reading

Celebrate New Year’s Eve with Craft Concepts Group (click for limited time promotion!)
Dining on a Dime / Events / Holidays

Celebrate New Year’s Eve with Craft Concepts Group (click for limited time promotion!)

Are you still looking for something to do on New Year’s Eve? Many parties throughout the city are sold out or very close to selling out, but a few tickets opened up for the following NYE events hosted by Craft Concepts Group. Even better, I’ve partnered with them for a special offer to save on … Continue reading

Top Philadelphia Food Tours
Chestnut Hill / Chinatown / East Passyunk / Fishtown

Top Philadelphia Food Tours

If you’re still looking for a last minute gift for that foodie in your life, why not consider a Philadelphia Food Tour? Here are several good ones you shouldn’t miss. Chinatown Food Tours Chinatown Food Tours is a 2 to 2 ½ walking and eating tour of the popular neighborhood curated by Jamie Shankar. Within a three-block … Continue reading

Where To Get Açaí Bowls in South Jersey
Healthy / South Jersey

Where To Get Açaí Bowls in South Jersey

Açaí bowls are having a moment right now. Much like their savory sister the poke bowl, they appear to be the breakout trendy food dish of 2018. Bowl food in general has been having a good year. Healthy eating with “clean” ingredients or superfoods has been trending for a while reflecting changing attitudes towards health, … Continue reading

Central Taco & Tequila Brings Modern Mexican to Westmont
Openings / South Jersey / Tacos / Westmont NJ

Central Taco & Tequila Brings Modern Mexican to Westmont

The PJW Restaurant Group has been working diligently on the modern Mexican concept located at 350 Haddon Avenue in Westmont (Haddon Township) for much of 2018 and are finally ready to open Central Taco & Tequila to the public on Monday, December 17. The former Irish Mile has been transformed into a modern taqueria and tequila bar. Last evening, … Continue reading

Cocktail Recipes Guaranteed to Make Your Holidays Happier
Cocktails

Cocktail Recipes Guaranteed to Make Your Holidays Happier

Guest post by Fine Wine & Good Spirits Make your next holiday party shine with some of these dazzling twists on traditional cocktails. Because no party is complete without a signature drink, good friends and family. So mix up the flavor and pour on the fun this holiday season. Berry Merry Holiday Cocktail 2 oz … Continue reading

Drexel Announces All-Star 2019 Philly Chef Conference Line-Up
Chefs / Events

Drexel Announces All-Star 2019 Philly Chef Conference Line-Up

On Sunday, March 10 and Monday, March 11, Drexel University’s annual Philly Chef Conference will return to University City, drawing top-level culinary and hospitality talent from around the world to Philadelphia. Hospitality Management Program Director Mike Traud is proud to announce this year’s impressive roster of participants and panelists. Tickets for all events will go … Continue reading

Del Frisco’s Grille Ribbon Cutting
American / Center City / Openings

Del Frisco’s Grille Ribbon Cutting

On December 10th, the esteemed Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group held a ribbon cutting ceremony for its newest location, Del Frisco’s Grille, in center city Philadelphia. With the help of Philadelphia’s own Sheila Hess, the ribbon was ceremoniously cut and then guests were invited to sample select hors d’oeuvres and beverages. I was grateful to be invited … Continue reading

Michael Falcone Named Executive Chef of Rebel Hill Brewing
Breweries / Chefs / Phoenixville PA

Michael Falcone Named Executive Chef of Rebel Hill Brewing

Michael Falcone (HEART Food Truck, Morrell Park, Funky Lil Kitchen) has been named Executive Chef of Rebel Hill Brewing in Phoenixville, PA. When Falcone was planning on opening Morrell Park, he met Rebel Hill owner Greg Kluge as they were building the brewery next door. The two kept in touch so when Morrell Park eventually fell through, it was a good fit as Kluge wanted … Continue reading

Cocktails with Claus at Aqimero
Cocktails / Happy Hour / Holidays / Hotels

Cocktails with Claus at Aqimero

During a cheerful happy hour, Aqimero (inside of the Ritz-Carlton Philadelphia) will feature specialty cocktails that will only be there for a limited time! One such cocktail is the “Buona Natale” (pictured above), an Italian inspired Warm Apple Cider with Amaro liquor, cardamom, cinnamon-vanilla syrup, whipped cream, cinnamon, and an apple chip. Other cocktails include: Specialty … Continue reading