Over 50 Restaurants Participating in Team Burke Fundraiser this September
Chefs / Fundraisers

Over 50 Restaurants Participating in Team Burke Fundraiser this September

Beloved Philadelphia chef Jim Burke passed from lung cancer last month at age 49. Since then, there has been an outpouring of love and support for his wife Tina and children Dan and Sadie. A Go Fund Me is collecting donations to cover outstanding medical costs and help the family transition into this next phase … Continue reading

 “Pineapple Club Party” Fundraiser at Bok Bar
Chefs / Fundraisers

 “Pineapple Club Party” Fundraiser at Bok Bar

River Twice owner Amanda Rucker and Her Place Supper Club chef/owner Amanda Shulman have organized a culinary fundraiser they’re calling Pineapple Club Party – an event to raise money for abortion access – which will take place on the rooftop at Bok Bar on Sunday, September 18th from 2 to 5 p.m. The fundraiser, which features dishes from … Continue reading

Chef Ari Miller Taking Part in Field to Fork Dinner in Chadds Ford
Chadds Ford PA / Chefs / Farms

Chef Ari Miller Taking Part in Field to Fork Dinner in Chadds Ford

Chef Ari Miller, the owner of Musi BYOB in Philadelphia, is returning to SIW Vegetables for a ‘field to fork’ farm dinner on Wednesday, August 31st at 6 p.m. Using fresh, seasonal vegetables grown on the farm, Miller and his team will be cooking and serving dinner in the barn at Hill Girt Farm at 4317 … Continue reading

Coming Soon: BBQ Pizza at The Lucky Well in University City
BBQ / Chefs / Pizza / University City

Coming Soon: BBQ Pizza at The Lucky Well in University City

Chef Steven Seibel (formerly of Hook & Master) has joined The Lucky Well team at the new location in University City to bring pizza into the mix. BBQ pizza, you say? Oh yes! I recently spoke with Steven and Chad Rosenthal to learn about their vision and what to expect at 3432 Sansom Street, which is currently … Continue reading

Former Food & Wine Editor Dana Cowin Launching New Zine in Philadelphia
Chefs / Events / Philly Food Women

Former Food & Wine Editor Dana Cowin Launching New Zine in Philadelphia

Former Food & Wine editor Dana Cowin is coming to Philadelphia to launch the Speaking Broadly zine, a new publication amplifying women at the intersection of creativity, sustainability, and food. The launch tour will include two stops where there will be panel discussions with some of Philadelphia’s leading culinary ladies. First, on Monday, August 15th, the Philadelphia … Continue reading

Cooks Who Care Launching Cookbook to Support Mental Health of Food & Beverage Workers
Causes / Chefs / Cookbooks

Cooks Who Care Launching Cookbook to Support Mental Health of Food & Beverage Workers

The Cooks Who Care Community Cookbook is a compilation of recipes shared by chefs, beverage professionals & health experts committed to supporting mental health advocacy in the Food & Beverage Industries.  The book, organized to celebrate the four seasons, features drinks, dishes & ideas that celebrate seasonal ingredients and are perfect for home entertaining. It … Continue reading

Ocean Prime Announces New Executive Chef Maeve Joyce
Center City / Chefs / Seafood / Steakhouses

Ocean Prime Announces New Executive Chef Maeve Joyce

Chef Maeve Joyce has been promoted to Executive Chef of Cameron Mitchell Restaurant’s Ocean Prime Philadelphia restaurant. Ocean Prime Philly is pleased to announce their first female executive chef, Maeve Joyce. Chef Maeve is a long-time associate at the award-winning steak and seafood restaurant where she started her career in 2017. She began as a line … Continue reading

Down the Shore: What’s New at Harry’s Ocean Bar & Grille in Cape May
Cape May / Chefs / Jersey Shore

Down the Shore: What’s New at Harry’s Ocean Bar & Grille in Cape May

Harry’s Ocean Bar and Grille introduces new Executive Chef Jim Maugeri, who debuts a new menu just in time for the height of summer shore season. Maugeri brings 25 years of culinary experience that started when he was a teenager and he has worked his way up through culinary and hospitality programs his entire life. … Continue reading

Chef Juan Carlos Aparicio Chef in Residency This Weekend at The Philadelphia Museum of Art
Chefs / Mexican

Chef Juan Carlos Aparicio Chef in Residency This Weekend at The Philadelphia Museum of Art

Constellation Culinary Group is continuing their Chef-in-Residence series at The Philadelphia Museum of Art, and this weekend they’re welcoming Chef Juan Carlos Aparicio, chef of the soon-to-open South Philly Mexican haven, El Chingon Philly (authentic regional Mexican flavors). Born in Mexican and raised in Philly, Chef Aparicio will bring signature authentic Mexican flavors to the Museum of Art for one-weekend only, allowing … Continue reading

Three Top Philly Chefs Teaming Up with Musician for Farm Dinner in Chadds Ford on June 29
Chadds Ford PA / Chefs

Three Top Philly Chefs Teaming Up with Musician for Farm Dinner in Chadds Ford on June 29

A Philadelphia-based trio of musicians is joining a Philadelphia-based trio of chefs for an evening of food and music, as Aron Magner, the frontman of SPAGA and the keyboardist for The Disco Biscuits, is teaming up with some of Philly’s best culinary minds for the third installment of “Taste in Music,” a multi-disciplinary experience where … Continue reading