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Fresh Peppercorns Philadelphia

by redshale 1 day ago

I am trying to find fresh peppercorns to buy in Philadelphia. Any ideas?

Spring Fling Philly aka the Passyunk Crawl?

by cgarner 22 days ago

Hey All! Planning a whirlwind food tour of Philly, probably April with a good friend of mine. Last year we did the CooknSolo restaurants... almost ALL of them (we missed Dizengoff, but have been ...

Red Wine Vinegar - 7% Acidity

by Unkle Al 2 months ago

Up until now I have been successful in unearthing bottles of Sasso Red Wine Vinegar. Unfortunately, I am out of options. Sasso was sold to a Spanish brand and it no longer makes the Sasso Red Win...

Inexpensive Soup Bones

by dreamer54 18 days ago

Hello -- does anyone know of a good (inexpensive!) source of soup bones in the Main Line / West Chester area? I'm looking for primarily beef, pork, lamb etc (already have a good source of chicken...

Tara in Upper Black Eddy

by sadiefox 5 years ago

Anyone been here lately? The few online reviews I can find are positive and some a recent. It's basically a very small italian restaurant in the living room of an estate mansion.

Gritty Latte-art

Has anyone been to Ginza?

by Bigley9 3 months ago

Ginza is a new Sushi/Ramen place at Front and Federal streets in Pennsport. Has anyone been? The yelp reviews are all pretty sterling, but I trust this board more -when people are here : (

Calabrian Chile Search

by Amishchow 2 months ago

Hi PhilaChowHounds, Can anyone suggest a good place to purchase Calabrian Chile sauce? Thanks, Stephen

La Fia, Wilmington DE

by sal_acid 2 years ago

I need to go there more. Had a really great meal last night. Grilled octopus, crab and shrimp croquettes, duck breast, hangar steak. Wonderful food.

Best of West Chester and area?

by FrancisdeR 3 months ago

Folks, I am rejoining CH after many years of absence and a move from the Chester Springs area into the Borough of West Chester. I try to stay abreast of the foodie scene here, but would love to he...

Dinner between Warminster and Center City

by Bigley9 2 months ago

but not in center city Philadelphia. Any ideas? The King George Inn in Bristol was suggested. Type of food not an issue, as long as it is good and not entirely from the sysco truck. Would love ...

Does anyone remember this cake?

by Sylvia G 16 years ago

When I was very young (and don't ask!), my parents used to buy a lemon chiffon cake that came in a loaf shape and had chocolate frosting. We lived near a Hanscom's and a Horn and Hardart Retail Sh...

Rehearsal dinner in Bucks County area

by kirashka 2 months ago

Looking for a place to hold a rehearsal dinner in Bucks County area (around 40 people). Our hotel is in Doylestown, but we could go to New Hope, Newtown, Richboro, upper NE, or surrounding areas. ...

In Search of Wiesswurst (Bokwurst) and Knackwurst in Philly

by Amishchow 3 months ago

I have searched high and low for a butcher shop or super market that carries Bok and Knackwurst. Any suggestions fellow Philly Chowhounders? Go Eagles!!

Le Castagne closed?

by Stevefood 3 months ago

When did Le Castagne close? I have a gift card that I received from my wedding day!

Ramen in the burbs?

by daveadoff 3 months ago

Can anyone recommend a place in the burbs that does decent ramen? I am in the Ambler area but will travel. I used to go to Fuji in the 309 cinema shopping center but that closed. It was not amazing...

Glenside, PA [moved from PA board]

by cpharbor 12 years ago

My fiancee and I are a couple of months from moving from Philly to Glenside. Please, anyone with thoughts on the food in Glenside, post some suggestions. Thanks!

Bebe's BBQ Has Closed

by Philly Ray 8 years ago

I read that today on Craig Laban's chat. While I did enjoy mostly everything I had there, I can't say I'm surprised. It seemed like every time I went there, they were out of something and always ...

Quick, where to solo dine w/o Reservation?

by cgarner 11 months ago

I am taking my daughter and a friend to TLA on South Street Saturday night. While I am in the city (suburbanite here) where can I go 'solo' that I won't need a reservation, that I can maybe grab a...

Looking for suggestions...

by daveadoff 5 months ago

I am looking for a spot downtown for a banquet style dinner for around 20 guests. Looking for someplace nice that won't break the bank. Trying to keep it below $40/person. Has anyone ever been to D...