Friday Foodstuffs for June 28, 2019

This week I was able to attend a special media event: the re-opening of The Pier House in Cape May. What made it special? I've attended plenty of restaurant openings, and they usually follow the same ol' format: complimentary drinks, some passed hors d'oeuvres, and a few kind words, and the media folk walk away … Continue reading Friday Foodstuffs for June 28, 2019

Friday Foodstuffs for June 21, 2019

It's blueberry season! You can't see me, but right now I'm doing my Blueberry Season Dance. And quite honestly, it's amazing. Actually, what is really amazing is Jersey blueberries in season. With all the recent amounts of rain we have received, this year's crop will hopefully be plentiful. Whether you pick them yourselves, buy them … Continue reading Friday Foodstuffs for June 21, 2019

Friday Foodstuffs for June 14, 2019

It's all Alton Brown's fault. Good Eats went off the air some years back. The show had a long and entertaining run, but Alton thought it was time to retire the concept. For a good four plus years, we pushed out a Friday Foodstuffs on this blog before finally feeling the need to pull back. … Continue reading Friday Foodstuffs for June 14, 2019

Small Bites for April 28, 2019

No Derek, no Donato...no problem. Chef Christina took over tonight's show, and here are the Philly-area food stories from the past week mentioned during the opening segment: There was lots of buzz this past week over Blume, a new bar/restaurant talking over the space in Rittenhouse that was occupied by Cinder. The look is bright, … Continue reading Small Bites for April 28, 2019

Small Bites for April 14, 2019

Missed the Bites? The guys were back with a show last night after three weeks. Here's what I mentioned in my opening segment: Hops is the new bar and restaurant that opened this past week in Brewerytown. This concept has already been changed twice, from Flying Fish Crafthouse to the Brewerytown Taproom. The menu is … Continue reading Small Bites for April 14, 2019