Product Corner: Granola Factory
Baked Goods / Lehigh Valley / Products / Sweets

Product Corner: Granola Factory

It’s Fall 2020, and the pandemic has changed the way we eat. We make fewer trips to the grocery store. We work from home. We cook more. But one constant remains: the need for delicious food made from real ingredients. The Granola Factory understands this need and is introducing Granola Factory at Home, providing customers … Continue reading

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

Product Corner: Unique Snacks Pretzels, Pretzel Dips & Chocolate Pretzels 🥨

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

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. It’s hardly commonplace for someone to leave their career to start a niche liqueur company—but that’s exactly what Phil Mastroianni did with Fabrizia Spirits in 2008. A former accountant, Phil left … Continue reading

Product Corner: Daniel Rabbit Traditional Crab Cakes
Food Products / Food Startups / Products

Product Corner: Daniel Rabbit Traditional Crab Cakes

After many years of working in high-end Philadelphia area restaurants, briefly running his own catering company, and working other odd jobs, Cherry Hill native Daniel Esola chased his dream of creating his own food brand Daniel Rabbit so he could be his own boss. He decided to focus solely on crab cakes as they were … Continue reading

Product Corner: Frutero Ice Cream
Food Products / Ice Cream / Products

Product Corner: Frutero Ice Cream

Looking to try new ice cream? Check out local brand Frutero Ice Cream. Made by two University of Pennsylvania Wharton School grads, these tropical ice creams pack a lot of fruit inside resulting in a luxuriously creamy frozen dessert with bright exotic flavors. Made from 100% real fruit and with Pennsylvania-based dairy. Read their story here. I’m … Continue reading

Product Corner: ROOT Crafted Cocktail Mixers
Cocktails / Products

Product Corner: ROOT Crafted Cocktail Mixers

What better way to celebrate Memorial Day weekend than with cocktails? ROOT Crafted Cocktail Mixers made it easy for me by sending me a few samples. These all organic, artisanal cocktail mixers were created by two women “with a shaker and a dream” in Bethlehem, PA (approximately 70 miles north of Philadelphia). Founded by Trish … Continue reading

Product Corner: RMDY Digestive Supplement
Discounts / Products

Product Corner: RMDY Digestive Supplement

From time to time, I like to feature Philadelphia-based products that aren’t specifically food-related, rather food-adjacent. The product in this feature relates to the digestion of food and gut health. As someone who suffers from a digestive disorder, I need to be mindful of the foods I eat, but it’s not always easy. So when … Continue reading

Product Corner: JUST Egg
Food Products / Products

Product Corner: JUST Egg

I’ve decided to try to eat more plant-based these days. I’m not striving to be vegetarian or vegan, but I’m definitely committed to making better choices. I’ve been eating lots of fruits and vegetables and incorporating many plant-based options into my diet. It’s not always easy, but fortunately, there are a lot of meat alternatives … Continue reading

Product Corner: Hank’s Limited Edition Caribbean Recipe Ginger Beer
Booze / Cocktails / Products

Product Corner: Hank’s Limited Edition Caribbean Recipe Ginger Beer

When I received the press release that Hank’s Gourmet Root Beer is now rolling out its spiciest flavor yet, Hank’s Caribbean Recipe Ginger Beer, I asked them to send me a sample so I could try it. I’m a fan of ginger beer in “Moscow Mules” or even just by itself, depending on my mood. This is … Continue reading