A Sports Radio station here in Philadelphia, PA, called the Fanatic, was having a contest last Friday. The contest was for Mother’s Day recipes. I decided to enter with my Chicken and Gorgonzola Penne dish. The other finalists’ dishes that were featured were Cheesesteak Soup, Risotto and a Pistachio Cake. It was a pleasure going up … Continue reading
Just wanted to wish all the mommies/grandmothers out there a Happy Mother’s Day. Even if you are a stepmother, an aunt, God Mother, a Pet mommy, etc this is your day too.
I think I need to go on a diet after Sunday’s Burger Brawl. There were over 20 delicious burgers with their own unique twist. Also offered were little yummy cocktails. The judges had a hard job to do. I tried a lot of the burgers and I have to say the 2 of my favorites … Continue reading
Congrats to Sherry Lykins you have won the GoVino and Mason Jar Shaker. I will email you now you have 24 hours to get back to me or another winner will be announced. I hope you enjoy your giveaway this summer.
Taste of the Nation is one of my favorite events. This event brings out the best in what this City has to offer from Chefs, Mixologists, and foodies. We all gather together here to stop childhood hunger. So many children suffer from hunger and it affects them in every way. No child should be without food and it’s … Continue reading
The Third Annual Philadelphia Burger Brawl. The event will be held on Sunday, May 5, 2013, from 3:00-6:00 p.m. at the Fleisher Art Memorial, located on 719 Catherine Street in South Philadelphia. More than twenty of the city’s top burger chefs compete to see which burger is the best. The invitation only event sells out annually … Continue reading
Philadelphia may be The City of Brotherly Love, but on May 4, 2013, it’s the Dames who’ll be running the show — the Culinary show. Collectively known as Les Dames d’Escoffier International (LDEI), the Philadelphia Chapter is a talented and philanthropic group of chefs, restaurateurs, cookbook authors, bloggers, media personalities, wine and spirits specialists, educators, nutritionists … Continue reading
A celebration of street food traditions, EATS (Eat Along the Street). This event brought out some of Philadelphia’s food trucks. Along with some fabulous cuisine, EATS featured a little culinary competition, where some of Philadelphia’s most popular chefs were in attendance. They prepared dishes reflecting authentic street food from around the world. There was also a great panel of judges and VIP tasters, who got a … Continue reading
When I was invited to attend Let Them Eat Cake, I was informed that I would have a chance with a one on one interview with the master of cakes himself Mr. Ron Ben-Israel. Some of you may know him from Food Network’s Sweet Genius and some may know him for his wedding cake master pieces. … Continue reading
On Sunday April 14th, I had the pleasure of taking my family to Philly Farm and Food Festival. This festival you have the opportunity to speak with farmers, food artisans and sustainable business owners. There were over 100 vendors sampling their delicious organic farm and locally grown cheeses, baked goods, ice cream, veggies, fruits and so … Continue reading