Cooking with CBD Course with The Herbal Chef – Promotional Offer!
Chefs / Cooking Classes

Cooking with CBD Course with The Herbal Chef – Promotional Offer!

USE CODE “PHILLYGRUB” fOR 20% OFF! CBD is gaining speed as a popular “ingredient” to add to food dishes on menus at area restaurants. Are you a chef or culinary professional looking to incorporate CBD into your cuisine and restaurant offerings? Then this event is for you! “Cooking with CBD” puts The Herbal Chef, Christopher … Continue reading

Unsung Heroes of the Philly Food Scene: Jim Hasson
Chefs / Interviews

Unsung Heroes of the Philly Food Scene: Jim Hasson

In my quest to get back to creating original content on this blog, I realized that I get the most enjoyment writing about the people of the Philadelphia food scene. I love telling their stories or giving them a platform to tell their own stories. I’m especially fond of writing about lesser known people working … Continue reading

The 14th Annual Great Chefs Event Philadelphia Returns Saturday, June 8
Chefs / Events / Fundraisers

The 14th Annual Great Chefs Event Philadelphia Returns Saturday, June 8

In his continuing efforts to raise funds and awareness for the fight against childhood cancer, Philadelphia’s own Chef Marc Vetri will host The Great Chefs Event Philadelphia on Saturday, June 8. This exclusive culinary event, presented by Northwestern Mutual and Volvo, will bring together more than 40 superstar chefs from across the country to whip … Continue reading

Badass Female Chefs of Philadelphia: Karen Nicolas
Chefs / Main Line

Badass Female Chefs of Philadelphia: Karen Nicolas

So, my series of blog articles featuring badass female chefs was very well-received last month in honor of Women’s History Month. Since I obviously didn’t get to every badass female chef in Philadelphia, I thought to myself, “Why stop now?” Let’s keep this series going for as long as I can and as I receive … Continue reading

Badass Female Chefs of Philadelphia: Vegan Chefs Edition
Chefs / Women's History Month

Badass Female Chefs of Philadelphia: Vegan Chefs Edition

Today is MeatOut Day, which is a day that celebrates plant-based diets in various cities across the United States. The city of Philadelphia* has even proclaimed March 20th as a day to explore the vegan diet and to refrain from eating meat. Instead of featuring just one badass female chef today, I’m featuring the many … Continue reading

Badass Female Chefs of Philadelphia: Mary Hilbert of Mary’s Mobile Diner
Chefs / Women's History Month

Badass Female Chefs of Philadelphia: Mary Hilbert of Mary’s Mobile Diner

When I was thinking about another badass female chef to feature, I didn’t hesitate to think of my friend Mary Hilbert. You probably haven’t heard of her because she quietly goes about her business of being a badass female chef on her food truck, Mary’s Mobile Diner. This lady ain’t got time to be too … Continue reading

Badass Female Chefs of Philadelphia: Ruth Levitt Scott
Chefs / Women's History Month

Badass Female Chefs of Philadelphia: Ruth Levitt Scott

When I was thinking about which badass female chef I’d love to feature next, Ruth Levitt Scott popped into my head. I’ve gotten to know her over the last year, and when I think of fierce female chefs, she definitely stood out. And not only because she’s a fiery redhead! You see, Ruth works for … Continue reading

Badass Female Chefs of Philadelphia: Doreen Demarco
Chefs / Women's History Month

Badass Female Chefs of Philadelphia: Doreen Demarco

The feature on badass chef Jennifer Zavala did so well yesterday I decided to do it again. I asked Jen if she would nominate another kickass lady chef, she did not hesitate to mention Doreen Demarco. Doreen is a powerhouse lady chef running not one, but two kitchens in South Philadelphia, at American Sardine Bar … Continue reading

Badass Female Chefs of Philadelphia: Jennifer Zavala
Chefs / Women's History Month

Badass Female Chefs of Philadelphia: Jennifer Zavala

Hey. Long time, no write. I’m here. Sorta. It’s Women’s History Month and I wanted to shine a spotlight on some badass female Philly chefs I admire. Jennifer Zavala quickly comes to mind because she truly is fearless in and out of the kitchen. She’s innovative, brash, and risk-taking. What’s not to love about that? … 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