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Eat, Drink, and End Childhood Hunger with Philadelphia’s Taste of the Nation 2016

14 October 2016  –  Come enjoy the most celebrated food in the region on Monday, October 17, 2016 when Philadelphia’s Taste of the Nation for No Kid Hungry comes to the 23rd Street Armory. The annual tasting event will feature the city’s top chefs, restaurateurs, sommeliers and mixologists united for one cause: providing all children in this country with the healthy food they …

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SkyGarten Takes Oktoberfest 51 Stories Above Philadelphia

14 September 2016 – Not even Germany celebrates Oktoberfest at these heights… over 552 feet above Philly… but you can! From Wednesday, Sept 28 through Saturday, October 1, SkyGarten at Top of the Tower is bringing the classic German festival to Philadelphia, and naturally, there will be a flutwelle (a tidal wave) of fine German beers and food to celebrate. Patrons …

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Philly Hot Spots Going For Gold With Their Olympic-Themed Specials

9 August 2016 The 2016 Summer Olympics are in full swing and these popular Philadelphia spots are going for the gold with their Olympic-themed events and specials. Square 1682 Olympians’ diets are just as rigorous as their training leading up to the games; nutrient-rich superfoods keep the athletes strong and healthy. Square 1682 Executive Chef and former competitive gymnast Caitlin …

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Fox News names Ocean Prime and Capofitto among Best Restaurants in Philadelphia

For the DNC and beyond, Fox News serves up the roundup for the best restaurants in Philadelphia. Fox News’ Katie Jackson says Ocean Prime “is the place you go on a milestone birthday or anniversary” and that it “features one of Philadelphia’s most mouthwatering selections of seafood and steaks.” On Capofitto’s Neapolitan pizza, Jackson writes “Handcrafted from a specially-fermented dough, …

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Philly.com pegs Scarpetta to Open in September

22 July 2016- Philly.com has all the details on Scarpetta’s highly anticipated Philadelphia debut just a few months away! According to Philadelphia Inquirer’s Michael Klein, September is the target date for the polished Italian restaurant filling the open space at the Rittenhouse Hotel. LDV Hospitality president John Meadow describes Scarpetta having “its own vernacular and approach. We source local ingredients and we have to be a …

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#DNC2016 Polls are open: Philadelphia Distilling Hosts Drink-cision with #Martini vs. #Martinez

21 July 2016 – Have you casted your vote? Philadelphia Distilling is pleased to announce that Bluecoat American Dry Gin is the official Gin Provider for the 2016 Philadelphia Host Committee for the Democratic National Convention! In celebration of #DNC2016, Philadelphia Distilling has launched Drink-cision, an interactive cocktail campaign for both residents and visitors. The official nominees, the classic “Martini” made with Bluecoat …

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The Best DNC-inspired Cocktails, Restaurants, and Gelato in Philadelphia

20 July 2016 – The Democratic National Convention is just around the corner and PUNCH Media has the run down of best restaurants, cocktails, #DNCDeals, Hillary-inspired gelato flavors, late-night spots and everything else you need to know about the DNC. Ocean Prime 124 S 15th St, website, (215)-563-0163 Philadelphia’s most lux seafood and steak destination is located smack in the middle …

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Scarpetta is Coming to Philly and PUNCH Media Cannot Wait

21 June 2016 – All of us at PUNCH Media are extremely excited to join forces with LDV Hospitality to bring Scarpetta to the Philadelphia market. “For me, it’s a return to The Rittenhouse as I worked there in college and it was my fist foray into culinary excellence.” PUNCH Media principal James Zeleniak said. “From what we’ve experienced in …