For the last couple of weeks, you’ve heard us excitedly talking about the Philly Homegrown guides that were added recently to Foodspotting. We’ve gushed over the Farmers’ Market guide and encouraged you to explore the area through the Local Food Stars guide. Well, believe it or not, we’ve actually saved the very best for last. The final Philly Homegrown guide is called Local Foods on the Go and is designed to illuminate the best in prepared foods from local markets.
Included in the guide are Jin-Ja from Essene (a gingery, non-alcoholic drink that is perfect of these warmer days), Lancaster pickles at Reading Terminal Market (while you’re there, swing by the Fair Food Farmstand and pick up a wedge of local cheese for a cheese and pickle sandwich), and Bobbi’s Hummus at Almanac Market (one among many distributors for this highly habit-forming pureed bean spread).
See the full guide here and start spotting these tasty treats today!
Uwishunu has caught a case of Oscar Fever. With all the buzz around Silver Linings Playbook and its eight oscar nominations this Sunday, we couldn’t help but get caught up in it all. We’ve rounded up our top picks for Oscar Viewing parties on Sunday; we’ve put together a Silver Linings-themed itinerary of Philadelphia; and […]
Teuscher Chocolates, whose Philly outpost is one of only ten in the U.S., has been declared the Best Chocolate in the World by National Geographic who, just over a year ago, gave us some dessert love by naming Capogiro the #1 ice cream spot in the world. Dolf Teuscher founded his chocolate house 70 years […]
There's a chill in the air, which means that the holidays are upon us. That, in turn, means that it's time to start thinking about decorating and gifting. If you're looking to go green — literally and figuratively — this holiday season, check out the annual Holiday Bazaar at Greensgrow Farms. The event runs two […]
If fashion design is up your alley, you won't want to miss this "tailor-made" event. Norman Porter, a local denim, canvas and leather company, will be demonstrating how to construct denim jeans at Art in the Age on Friday, November 2, from 6 to 8 p.m. Learn the fascinating process of denim and leather crafting […]