Next Monday, June 20, join John & Kira’s Chocolates at Cichetteria 19 (267 S. 19th Street) for a Chocolate, Cheese and Wine Pairing Benefit from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.. The event is designed to raise funds for the Agatston Urban Nutrition Initiative (UNI), which is a program (run by the University of Pennsylvania) that strives to improve community nutrition and health in Philadelphia through neighborhood partnerships. John & Kira’s uses the mint, rosemary and chili peppers grown by students involved in UNI in their Urban Garden Bars (pictured above).
In addition to the John & Kira’s Chocolates, Penns Wood Winery has donated wine and Shellbark Hollow Farm is contributing some of their handmade cheese. Tickets are $50 and can be purchased here. If you can’t attend and want to contribute, click here.
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 [...]