POPE is a veggie and vegan friendly pub with a good rotation of beers on Passyunk Ave. in South Philadelphia. Recently I spent some post-movie time at the bar sampling the latest Flying Fish Exit brew from Victory and eventually some the huge and heavy vegetarian sandwiches. A warning: Don’t go for these bad boys unless you have a serious appetite or you, unlike me, … Continue reading HUGE veggie sandwiches at POPE
In all honesty, I never meant to eat at Kite and Key. After a Sunday trip to the Art Museum, I stopped by Bishop’s Collar, but was disappointed by their lack of vegetarian options. I biked over to the Fairmount Sabrina’s Cafe, but they were closed for Labor Day weekend. Unable to pedal any longer without sustenance, I walked over to the open windows of … Continue reading Kite and Key
I swear that I’ve been cooking – I really have. And there will be some nice Spring recipes up soon. But on a beautiful sunny day last week I decide that it was time for a “mental health” day and played a little work hookie. I love to just wander downtown, stopping in at old favorites for little things (charcoal pellets at Verde and black … Continue reading Sunshine and snacking at Varga Bar
It’s hard for me to even talk about how much I love bourbon. Like, enough to get me into trouble. Enough that I had to give it up for a year. Now that I’m older and sometimes understand moderation, my love for whiskey has risen up, and it demands to be satisfied. So when I heard that Jose Garces (shout out to Philly’s new Iron … Continue reading Village Whiskey. Did you say Whiskey?