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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 …

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Liquor.com says Red Owl Tavern’s Silk Road is a Must Try Spicy Cocktail

14 June 2016 – Lucky number 7! Red Owl Tavern’s signature cocktail Silk Road is featured on Liquor.com’s “13 Spicy Cocktails You Should Try Right Now.” Liza B. Zimmerman describes the mouthwatering cocktail, “The refreshing drink of Pimm’s No. 1 and Fords gin mixes lime, five-spice syrup and ginger beer, created by lead bartender Kyle Darrow. The house-made five-spice is …

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Mike Welsh Talks about the Art of Naming a Restaurant

9 June 2016 – Rob DiGiacomo interviewed Michael Welsh of Brick and Mortar about the art of naming a restaurant this week on Billy Penn! “I think a lot of people are going to a minimalist feel in a lot of different ways, in restaurant design and development,” says Michael Welsh, founder, majority owner and managing partner of Brick and …

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PUNCH Media’s Guide to Philly Beer Week 2016

7 June 2016 – With Philly Beer Week in full swing, there are hundreds of great events taking place throughout the city and suburbs. The PUNCH Media team has compiled a few of our favorites to share, including Free Will Brewing Co.’s Safeword IPA making its world debut at Devil’s Den, an opportunity to win a VIP tour for 8 …

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Chef Mike Stollenwerk is Heating up Playboy

2 June 2016 – Award- winning seafood chef Mike Stollenwerk of 26 North BYOB is now an honorary playboy! Well, not really, but he is featured on Playboy.com dishing about the do’s and don’ts of cooking everyone’s favorite summer entrée, seafood! Markham Heid writes about the struggles of cooking fish just right and Chef Stollenwerk weighs in and give readers …

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Philly.com Dishes about a Pop-Up Vegan Pizza Riot in Old City

25 May 2016 – Philly.com’s Vance Lemkhul writes “How often do you see this- a Philly tribute to the Russian activist band Pussy Riot in the form of wacky vegan pizzas and crazy cocktails? Hasn’t happened before and it might not happen again, but it’s happening TONIGHT at Capofitto Pizza + Gelato at 233 Chestnut St. (215-897-9999) from 5:30 to 10:30 p.m.”  …

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Philly Grub previews Brick and Mortar’s Roughwood Benefit Dinner

25 May 2016 – Philly Grub is buzzing about Brick and Mortar’s Roughwood Benefit Dinner tonight! Chef Rosie Reilly and the team at Brick and Mortar have assembled a menu and a message that cannot be missed. Roughwood Seed Collection is a terrific local organization in need of financial support, and a portion of the proceeds this evening goes to their fundraising efforts. Guests will be treated to a …

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Philadelphia Business Journal Reports on PUNCH Media Move + Expansion

13 May 2016 – We would like to thank Philadelphia Business Journal reporter Kenneth Hilario for covering PUNCH Media’s recent move to Old City and our expectations for future growth. We also greatly appreciate the kind messages and congratulations we’ve received from friends and family who read the article. The growing PUNCH Media team is excited to be in our new digs and …