Garces Foundation Fall Benefit!

  Join Friends of the Garces Foundation and Chef Jose Garces at Concourse Dance Bar on Wednesday, November 14th for the inaugural Friends of the Garces Foundation Fall Benefit! The benefit is a celebration of the Foundation’s mission to ensure access to healthcare and educational services for Philadelphia’s under served immigrant community. It will be a night to remember with cocktails, heavy appetizers,…

Think Local Give Local

  Think Local, Give Local: An Evening Benefiting the Garces Foundation   WHAT:                            Garces Foundation presents Think Local, Give Local, an event with tastings from the area’s most acclaimed chefs and a food-themed silent auction to benefit the lives of Philadelphia’s immigrant community.   DETAILS: In a year when the rights of immigrants are more…

Diner en Blanc Philadelphia picnic food ideas

  One of the biggest events of the year is finally here. Diner en Blanc happening in Philadelphia on August 18th, the location is a mystery revealed just moments before the picnic begins. In honor of the event’s fifth anniversary, the très chic picnic will expand to 5,000 guests in 2016, tying New York City as the…

Alex’s Lemonade The Great Chef’s Event

On Tuesday, June 9, more than 40 of the best chefs from across the country and around the world will convene in Philadelphia for the 10th annual Great Chefs Event hosted by the Vetri Family restaurants and the Vetri Foundation for Children. The event will benefit Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation and the Vetri Foundation for…

Taste of the Nation Philadelphia

Its back one of my all time favorite events in Philadelphia. Actually one of the 1st that I attended as Homemade Delish. An amazing night for all foodie lovers for a great cause. Premier tasting event, which supports No Kid Hungry’s work to end childhood hunger in America, will feature Philadelphia’s top chefs and mixologists…

2015 PHS Philadelphia Flower Black Tie Preview Party

On Friday, February 27, PHS will host the 2015 PHS Flower Show Preview Party, an elegant evening offering exclusive access to the world’s largest indoor floral exhibition. See the sprawling acres of exhibits and intricate displays of expert designers, locally and internationally honored, before the show opens to the public. Don’t miss Philadelphia’s hottest ticket…

A Very Special Evening with Garrett Snider

I love supporting great causes especially here in my hometown. Philadelphia’s top VIPs, philanthropists and chefs will gather on Wednesday, January 21st at the Rittenhouse Hotel for a very special evening hosted by Garrett Snider, to benefit the Vetri Foundation for Children.  Attendees will enjoy a whimsical evening at the beautiful Rittenhouse Hotel including cocktails,…

Think Local Give Local Garces Gala

Such a great event for an awesome cause. The Garces Foundation announces the Third Annual Garces Foundation Gala, to be held on Wednesday, October 29 at The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts. The Garces Foundation’s goal is to see that Philadelphia’s vibrant and growing immigrant community has access to the care and education they…

Preakness at the Piazza 2014

The 2nd Annual Preakness at the Piazza is guaranteed to be the highlight of the spring season in Philadelphia! Join the National Multiple Sclerosis Society on Saturday, May 17 from 5– 10 p.m. at the Piazza at Schmidt’s for a viewing party of the 139th Preakness Stakes. Last year, Preakness at the Piazza raised $95,000…

Taste of the Nation Philadelphia

Its back!!! This was one of the very first events I attended as Homemade Delish back in 2012.  I look forward to this event every year. Join Chef Chair David Katz, Honorary Chair Greg Vernick, and Mixology Chair Phoebe Esmon for Share Our Strength’s Taste of the Nation Philadelphia event. This year’s event will bring together the area’s top…

Cocktail Wars presented by Dishcrawl

Super excited to be in the judging panel this year for Cocktail wars.  I am looking forward in seeing you there. Cocktail Wars is a bartending battle presented by Dishcrawl. Though traditionally Dishcrawl events are food oriented, this event will feature 5 bartenders who will serve up their best signature drink to a panel of…

The James Beard Foundation’s Taste of America

If you love restaurants and try to take every opportunity to eat out and sample the food of some of Philadelphia’s best chefs, you should try Taste America: The Philadelphia Food Evolution. The James Beard Foundation event is a traveling national food festival that will visit 10 cities over five weekends from September 20 through…