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

Product Corner: Unique Snacks Pretzels, Pretzel Dips & Chocolate Pretzels šŸ„Ø

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 LeeĀ® Artesanoā„¢’s Ultimate Grilled Cheese Challenge
Food Competitions / Recipes

Sara LeeĀ® Artesanoā„¢’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 10thĀ AnnualĀ Localicious will be held on Tuesday, October 20 at 7pm virtually via live Zoom event. Guests canĀ register toĀ attendĀ at noĀ cost atĀ pennypackfarm.org. The first 75 people who donate $25 orĀ more will receive a limited-edition tote bag. This yearā€™s Localicious isĀ hosted by Mike McGrath (host of ā€œYou Bet Your Garden” on PBS) andĀ 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. Itā€™s hardly commonplace for someone to leave their career to start a niche liqueur companyā€”but thatā€™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 nationā€™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.Ā  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 afterĀ 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

White Dog Cafe Opens New Glen Mills Location
Delaware County / Openings

White Dog Cafe Opens New Glen Mills Location

Tails will be wagging as White Dog Cafe opens its fourth location on Saturday, September 26, 2020, at the Shoppes at Brinton Lake, in Glenn Mills, Delaware County Pennsylvania. The restaurant will open at 4 pm for dinner service. White Dog Glen Mills has a large outdoor space with 104 seats including 15 at the outdoor … Continue reading