Product Corner: Virgil’s Handcrafted Root Beer
Beverages / Products / Recipes

Product Corner: Virgil’s Handcrafted Root Beer

Did you know that it was National Root Beer Float Day last Friday? I have to admit, that food holiday fell off my radar. But my new friends at Virgil’s Handcrafted Root Beer reminded me by sending me some samples of the regular root beer and zero calorie/zero sugar version so that I can enjoy … Continue reading

New Food Startup Introduces Tomato Lonsa to Philadelphia and South Jersey
Food Startups / Indian / Local Food Producers

New Food Startup Introduces Tomato Lonsa to Philadelphia and South Jersey

I recently stumbled upon Aaji’s Foods at Haddonfield Farmers Market and met Rajus, who introduced himself and his family (wife Poorva, father Arvind, and mother, Vijoo). They told me about their food product, tomato lonsa, a flavorful tomato-based condiment often used as a dip, sauce, or complement to other foods. I’m always open to hearing about … Continue reading

Product Corner: Luxardo Canned Cocktails
Booze / Cocktails / Products

Product Corner: Luxardo Canned Cocktails

If you’re a fan of cocktails, Luxardo is a name you should already know. If you’re not, chances are you’ve had a cocktail—especially a really good old-fashioned—with a Luxardo maraschino cherry. Luxardo is more than an elegant, dark red cocktail garnish. Founded in 1821 by Girolamo Luxardo, the family-owned and operated company also produces various … Continue reading

Donate Blood, Get Free Donut or Coffee from Dunkin’
Coffee / Donuts

Donate Blood, Get Free Donut or Coffee from Dunkin’

Local blood donors are in for a sweet treat this August. Dunkin’ of Greater Philadelphia is once again teaming up with the American Red Cross to provide 24,500 vouchers to American Red Cross blood donors in the region during August. To thank donors who help refuel the blood supply throughout August, presenting donors will receive … Continue reading