Saint Joseph’s University Hosts Lecture on Edible Insects
Events / Food Education

Saint Joseph’s University Hosts Lecture on Edible Insects

Nearly 80 percent of the world’s population eats insects. Much evidence suggests that insect production could one day be an environmentally sustainable source of protein for the United States. Yet, most Americans find the practice disgusting — excluding, perhaps, in extreme game shows on television. Saint Joseph’s University’s Department of Food Marketing will host a … Continue reading

Weckerly’s Ice Cream to Release “The Creature” Limited-Edition Ice Cream Sandwich
Fishtown / Holidays / Ice Cream

Weckerly’s Ice Cream to Release “The Creature” Limited-Edition Ice Cream Sandwich

It’s probably safe to say that everyone’s favorite memory of Halloween is sorting through a bag of hard-earned goodies, tossing aside bubblegum and pennies, and digging for the good stuff. Feeling nostalgic, the mischievous staff at Weckerly’s Ice Cream, the Philadelphia-based micro-creamery, stirred up a devilish treat. Beginning Friday, October 27, in the spirit of the holiday … Continue reading

Gran Caffe L’Aquila Features the Jewish Cuisine of the 2000 Year Old Roman Ghetto
Cooking Classes / Rittenhouse Square

Gran Caffe L’Aquila Features the Jewish Cuisine of the 2000 Year Old Roman Ghetto

The Roman Jewish community is the oldest in all of Europe dating back over 2000 years. The official Jewish “Ghetto” of Rome was established in 1555 next to Campo di Fiori by the Tiber river in Rome. The word Ghetto comes from the Italian word Borghetto which means small village & was used to identify … Continue reading

Win Free Horn & Hardart Coffee for Life!
Coffee / Giveaways

Win Free Horn & Hardart Coffee for Life!

Attention java lovers, imagine getting your favorite beverage for free…for the rest of your life?! Horn & Hardart, the legendary company that revolutionized the coffee business in America more than a century ago is doing just that with an incredible sweepstakes — Win Horn & Hardart Coffee for Life! ☕ That means a fortunate coffee enthusiast will enjoy one … Continue reading

All Local Oysters at Oyster House This Weekend
Center City / Seafood

All Local Oysters at Oyster House This Weekend

This Saturday, October 21, Philadelphia’s seafood and raw bar destination Oyster House will be featuring an all-day menu takeover of oysters from top local growers. Throughout the day, Oyster House will shuck over six varieties of oysters from local waters, chosen by owner Sam Mink for their high quality and their devotion to the region. Farms include 40 North (Barnegat … Continue reading