Bluecoat Gin Gets a New Look
Booze / Products / Spirits

Bluecoat Gin Gets a New Look

Philadelphia Distilling unveils today new packaging for the full range of Bluecoat spirits – original Bluecoat American Dry Gin, Bluecoat Elderflower Gin, and Bluecoat Barrel Finished Gin. The brand redesign also features a new logo, which had remained unchanged since the brand first hit shelves in 2006. While Bluecoat packaging has changed, the liquid inside … Continue reading

Playa Bowls Set to Open on Temple Campus
Healthy / Openings / Temple University

Playa Bowls Set to Open on Temple Campus

This Saturday, May 8th, Playa Bowls will be celebrating the opening of a new location at Temple University. The new shop will be located at 1932 Liacouras Walk in Philadelphia, PA. The store will celebrate its grand opening on Saturday beginning at 11AM with custom t-shirts and free bowls for the first 50 customers in a socially distanced line.  This … Continue reading

RIP The Franklin Bar AKA Franklin Mortgage & Investment Company?
Bars / Cocktails

RIP The Franklin Bar AKA Franklin Mortgage & Investment Company?

Another one bites the dust? Allegedly, The Franklin Bar is permanently closed. Yet another COVID-19 casualty? Almost certainly. However, rumors say the building has been sold for some sort of development. Isn’t that always the story in this city? Sigh. While this would be extremely sad news for cocktail enthusiasts, it hardly comes as a … Continue reading

Dunkin’ Offers New Coconutmilk Options
Coffee / Products

Dunkin’ Offers New Coconutmilk Options

As someone who is lactose-intolerant, I need to drink milk alternatives. It made me happy to learn that Dunkin’ is going all-in on non-dairy options. They’re also getting creative with the cold drinks for the summer. I have tried some samples and can confirm they are tasty. I’m happy to share this press release as … Continue reading