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[…]

A Tour of the Lehigh Valley with Kat Collins

A Tour of the Lehigh Valley with Kat Collins Only 45 miles North of Philly, the Lehigh Valley is home to a multitude of vineyards, with more coming on board each year.  Kat Collins lives in Allentown, works in the vineyards and is a WSet student, as am I.  Through Facebook we have been able Read more about A Tour of the Lehigh Valley with Kat Collins[…]

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[…]

Sunday School at Tria Cafe

Tria Cafe Washington Square West 1137 Spruce St. Not your Mama’s Sunday School! Justin and Tara; Justin teaches yoga in India part of each year, and Tara is a WSet Level 3 Certified Sommelier Melody, my Sunday School buddy Picture thyself here this Sunday! The offerings change each Sunday   I am not a religious Read more about Sunday School at Tria Cafe[…]

Yards Brewery and Tasting Room- a Philly Institution

                                                                                            Yards Brewery                                                                      901 N.  Delaware Ave, Philadelphia Open seven days a week                                              I stop by Yards Brewery tasting room frequently, often when I am driving back into the city as they Read more about Yards Brewery and Tasting Room- a Philly Institution[…]

Summertime in Philly at Spruce Harbor Park

Summertime in Philly is all about outdoor drinking, and this is one of my favorite spots.  Named one of the best Urban Beaches in America, the park runs along the Delaware River and offers something for everyone.    Pull up a hammock and slow down the pace. Spruce Harbor Park 301 So. Columbus Blvd. Open 7 Read more about Summertime in Philly at Spruce Harbor Park[…]

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[…]