Road Trip! Jersey Shore and NYC

One of the many reasons I love living in Philadelphia is it’s easy proximity to other intriguing places.  Anyone who knows me will tell you I have wanderlust; the quote “She was often struck with the desire to be elsewhere” suits me perfectly.     Asbury Park is my happy place.  Only 65 miles northeast Read more about Road Trip! Jersey Shore and NYC[…]

Tria Taproom event: ‘Meet the Winemaker’ Randall Grahm of Bonny Doon Vineyards

Tria Taproom event: ‘MEET THE WINEMAKER’ Randall Grahm of Bonny Doon Vineyards   The mad love I get from the Tria crew got me invited to an industry tasting and lecture with innovative California winemaker Randall Grahm of Bonny Doon Vineyards.  Known as one of the original Rhone Rangers for his pioneering work in bringing Read more about Tria Taproom event: ‘Meet the Winemaker’ Randall Grahm of Bonny Doon Vineyards[…]

Varga Bar–a Beer Lover’s Haven–941 Spruce St., Center City

VARGA BAR—A Beer Lover’s Haven—941 Spruce St., Center City I introduced you to Varga Bar in July when I posted about Natasha’s beer brunch, but they have such a great selection of beers, most of which are half priced during their Mon-Sat 4-6pm happy hour, I think it deserves a closer look. Varga is just Read more about Varga Bar–a Beer Lover’s Haven–941 Spruce St., Center City[…]

Happy Hour at Royal Tavern

 Royal Tavern 937 East Passyunk, Philadephia www.royaltavern.com     Royal Tavern is one of those hip places you slide into to enjoy a couple of beers and interesting conversation- exactly what a bar should be. Set in a residential neighborhood a couple of blocks from the Italian Market, manager Josie gathers the friendly and efficient Read more about Happy Hour at Royal Tavern[…]

Eulogy Belgian Tavern in Old City

      EULOGY BELGIAN TAVERN                                                                     136 Chestnut St, Philadelphia   Every once in a while you stumble upon a spot which suits your personality, social and alcohol needs, and it becomes a regular watering hole where you feel comfortable, and welcome.  For me, finding Eulogy just before I moved to Philly in 2015 helped ease Read more about Eulogy Belgian Tavern in Old City[…]