Kimcheese!

If you’ve ever wanted to play with kimchi and cheese (and who hasn’t?), you might be interested in getting a ticket to Kimcheese!, a tasting that Amanda Feifer invited me to co-host for the Philadelphia Science Festival. Amanda writes about fermentation on her blog, Phickle, and last week she brought some samples by Di Bruno […]

Chester County Cheese Dinner at Nectar

For Earth Day on April 24, Chef Patrick Feury of Nectar in Berwyn, PA will honor Chester County cheese artisans with a very special meal. He’ll recreate the 5-course Farmland Dinner that he prepared recently at the James Beard House. Here’s why you should go: The first course is Birchrun Hills Blue Cheese and Spinach […]

Chester County Cheese Tasting

In Philadelphia, you don’t have to go very far to find ridiculously good cheese. Many of my favorite makers will be out at Wyebrook Farm in Honeybrook, PA for a special tasting on Saturday, November 17, 2012. Sadly, I can’t be there, but I hope you make the drive. Here are directions. Here’s the link […]

Notes from Techmunch

I love any scene with food and laptops. (This may be why I secretly like airports, especially Milwaukee where you can score a rocking chair and a bangin’ grilled cheese in the lobby). Needless to say, Saturday’s Techmunch conference in Philadelphia was my kind of place. I was stoked when my friend Marisa of Foodinjars.com […]

Cranberry Creek Cheese Tasting

Word of new cheese travels fast in Philadelphia, especially when it appears at Headhouse Square Farmers’ Market. That’s where I picked up this pretty chevre from newly anointed cheesemakers Mary Jean Bendorf and Jeff Henry from Cranberry Creek Farm in the Poconos. Tomorrow, June 23, they’ll be at Quince Fine Foods, 209 W. Girard Avenue, […]