White Dog Cafe

Back in 1983 Judy Wicks, social activist and original founder, opened White Dog Cafe in University City, Philadelphia located in three connecting Victorian brownstones. White Dog Cafe quickly became a local favorite known for its environmental sustainability and community engagement.  As a pioneer of the farm to table movement, Judy’s vision was about supporting the surrounding…

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Garlic Breaded Shrimp

Nonno’s big shrimp crusted with garlic and crunchy bread crumbs were always a part of our Sunday night family dinners. Simple bold flavors make this dish reminiscent of Shrimp Scampi without the pasta and ideal for serving at a dinner party or as an appetizer to a formal dinner. Gluten free breadcrumbs can easily be…

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Time Out Philadelphia Bar Awards 2018

Every year, the Time Out Bar Awards celebrate the most outstanding achievements in the bar community in cities around the world to give the best bars, best crews and best drinks the spotlight they deserve. This year, the awards took place in Philadelphia for the first time—presented in association with William Grant & Sons, the…

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Philadelphia Food Trends

Philadelphia may be known as the home of cheesesteaks, but the city has actually got a lot more going on that doesn’t involve cheese whiz. Recently there have been some major food trends popping up and catching the eye of diners. Whether these trendy dishes will stay or go we can never tell, but one…

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Bourbon Bash

This year marked the 4th Annual  Bank and Bourbon’s Bourbon Bash. Proceeds from Bourbon Bash benefit DonorsChoose.org, an organization that supports educational needs and programs in the Tri-State area. That’s right, guests of this fabulous event got to sample wonderful food and drink from Bank & Bourbon in addition to supporting a great cause. In the last three years,…

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Avocado Toast

We’re quite alright with naming Avocado Toast as the #1 trendy dish that we can’t seem to tire of. There are so many different ways to play up this dish it hasn’t bored us yet.  Whether its breakfast, lunch, dinner, or a snack on the go- Avocado Toast is sure to fit into your budget…

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Schmear It

You may recognize Schmear It from their food truck that travels around Philadelphia bringing personalized, custom-crafted schmears AND social good! Well did you know they’ve got a storefront open at 36th & Market and a pop-up at 990 Spring Garden and 30th Street Station, so you can satisfy those bagel, schmear, and coffee cravings everyday (especially…

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