We’re so excited by the way that the hyper-local trend is taking off in Philly right now. Earlier this week, we heard about the plans for the nano-brewery at The Farmers’ Cabinet. Now reports are coming in that Aimee Olexy, former owner of Bellavista’s Django and current owner of the much-heralded Talula’s Table, has partnered with Stephen Starr to bring a new restaurant to the Washington Square neighborhood of town.
This new spot will be called Talula’s Garden and is a garden-to-table concept. The garden is question is one that will be planted onsite and will provide some vegetables and many of the herbs used by the restaurant. What’s more, we hear they will be offering a wide array of amazing cheeses. Here’s hoping some of our stellar local cheesemakers will have a place in the program.
This new restaurant will live in the spot that once housed Starr’s Washington Square restaurant, on the west side of the eponymous square. They play to open in April.
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 [...]