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Five Tips to Organize Your Spice Rack (Photo: McCormick)


PhillyBite Spice RackPhiladelphia, PA - One area of the kitchen that is often overlooked when it comes to spring cleaning is the area home chefs keep their spices, whether it's a cabinet, rack or drawer. Keeping your spices fresh and organized is a smart way to create faster, more flavorful meals.

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PhillyBite10Philadelphia, PA - To me, it doesn't matter it is fine dining or comfort food; it's about the experience and the taste.I want to experience "the best" and I think that many people nowadays feel the same way. For many, the Michelin Guide used to be the gold standard particularly for fine dining. However, this archaic rating system is starting to sputter, left in the wake of Dianping's Black Pearl Guide.

Boxed Water Sustainably Packaged Water

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PhillyBite Boxed SWater BrandPhiladelphia, PA - Boxed Water, the first national brand of sustainably packaged water, announces its new "Better for our Planet" campaign. Better for our Planet enables consumers to give back to the planet by planting two trees for every picture of Boxed Water posted using #betterplanet starting today and going throughout the summer. Better for our Planet marks the fourth year of Boxed Water's efforts aimed at reforestation. Through a partnership between the National Forest Foundation (NFF) and Boxed Water, 612,000 trees have already been planted with many more to come.

James Beard Foundation Announces Nominees in Philadelphia

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PhillyBite james Bread AwardPhiladelphia, PA - The James Beard Foundation announced the nominees for the 2018 James Beard Foundation Awards. The nominees were announced during a breakfast at Parc by Stephen Starr in Philadelphia, co-hosted by Clare Reichenbach, CEO of the James Beard Foundation; and Meryl Levitz, president and CEO of VISIT PHILADELPHIA.

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PhillyBite Recipies 101Recipies 101 - Spring is just around the corner, and soon we will be shedding layers off, and revealing more skin. And what went on while hibernating in the winter, will be a little more visible in the warmer weather. To help you get back into more skin-revealing shape, I've created a healthier meal. Before you think, oh no...healthy equates to not that tasty, I've loaded it with flavor that will make your mouth happy.

Eat to Empower Dinner Series & Food Festival at La Colombe


Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite10 - On Saturday, April 21st, Vetri Community Partnership, alongside co-founders Chef Marc Vetri and restaurateur Jeff Benjamin, will hold their first annual Eat to Empower Dinner Series & Food Festival at La Colombe Coffee Roasters (1335 Frankford Avenue) in Fishtown. All proceeds for this event will benefit Vetri Community Partnership. Additional information about the event can be found at

Puyero Venezuelan Flavor Celebrates Its One Year Anniversary


PhillyBitePhiladelphia, PA - Puyero Venezuelan Flavor (524 S. 4th Street) celebrates its first anniversary with a weekend-long celebration from Friday, March 23 to Sunday, March 25, 2018. Festivities kick-off on Friday, March 23rd, from 11:30am to 1:00pm, with a celebration of Puyero's signature arepas - three varieties will be available for only $1 each.

Hip To Be Square Pizza on East Passyunk (Photo: Twitter)


PhillyBite PizzaPhiladelphia, PA - In a city with Neapolitan pizzerias opening on every other corner, it’s becoming harder to stand out. Many have tried using imported ingredients such as Prosciutto di Parma, or even strange ingredients like Buffalo sauce, but it becomes hard to distinguish between pizzerias after a while. Surely the only way to make a statement is to change the shape and thickness of the crust.

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PhillyBite NC Beer MonthNorth Carolina - NC Breweries and destinations that love beer will roll out the barrels and the red carpet in April for the sixth annual NC Beer Month, a celebration full of festivals, Untappd badges, lodging packages, prizes and experiences that show why North Carolina is the "state of Southern beer."

Bistrot La Minette South 6th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147 (Photos: Bruce Loatman)


Philadelphia, PA - This month I dined at Bistrot La Minette (located at 623 South 6th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147) for the first time. The purpose of my visit was to preview April's special, a menu that features a Tartiflette. The tartiflette menu is a celebration of French family style cuisine centered around cheese. The tartiflette was chosen because this is the season of reblochon.Philadelphia, PA - This month I dined at Bistrot La Minette (located at 623 South 6th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147) for the first time. The purpose of my visit was to preview April's special, a menu that features a Tartiflette. The tartiflette menu is a celebration of French family style cuisine centered around cheese. The tartiflette was chosen because this is the season of reblochon.

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Coffee & Tea

PhillyBite Wild KombuchaPhiladelphia, PA - Baltimore’s Wild Kombucha revealed, their products will be being available at La Colombe’s primary coffeehouse in Philadelphia.Kombucha, a fermented tea, is increasing popularity as a more healthy substitute to soda, and holds potential health advantages as it is rich in probiotics. The bubbly beverage will make a fitting addition to La Colombe’s menu due to the amazing draft system that dispenses their unique lattes.

PhillyBite10Philadelphia, PA - Wine is a complicated substance. Open up a bottle of it today, and it may taste great. Open the exact same wine a few years from now, and the wine turns out to be something else completely. Harsh edges in the flavour will likely have smoothed away and the general flavor will most likely become considerably more balanced and mellowed.

National Grilled Cheese Day


Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite National Grilled Cheese Day - No matter how you slice it, grilled cheese sandwiches have been a staple in American households, college dorm rooms and cozy diners since the first bowl of tomato soup felt lonely. To celebrate National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day on April 12,

Four Seasons Announces Plans For New Resort at Caye Chapel, Belize


Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite Four Seasons Belize - Four Seasons Resort and Residences Caye Chapel, Belize will transform the intimate private island of Caye Chapel into a luxury destination for residence owners and leisure travellers, with approximately 50 Private Estate lots, 35 Private Residences, and 100 guest rooms and suites. Caye Chapel is located in the Belize archipelago in the Caribbean Sea, adjacent to the UNESCO World Heritage designated Belize Barrier Reef System, the largest reef system in the northern hemisphere.

Kilted Rogues (Photos: Amaris Pollock)


PhillyBite St Patricks Day NJPhiladelphia, PA - St. Patrick's Day is a long held tradition celebrated across the globe honoring Irish heritage and in particular: Lá Fhéile Pádraig, or "the day of the Festival of Patrick."

North Jersey's Meadowlands Region What To Do, Eat And See


PhillyBite Travel TRAVEL - It's time to come out of hibernation! The Meadowlands Liberty Convention and Visitors Bureau in North Jersey has something for everyone from families with small children, to couples doing date night, to large groups looking for a unique corporate retreat. Start planning your Meadowlands Live experience for Spring.

Alaska Airlines Offers Elevated First Class Menus


PhillyBite alaska arilinesPhiladelphia, PA - To give guests more of what they love, Alaska Airlines is investing in the First Class experience with West Coast-inspired upgrades.

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PhillyBite Fish Trout Release PennsylvaniaPhiladelphia, PA - Following a series of winter storms, parents and kids are eagerly awaiting warmer weather and the start of the 2018 fishing season, which kicks off March 24 with the first of two Mentored Youth Trout Days. The second one is set for April 7.


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Philadelphia Snow Emergency Lifted: Snowstorm Updates


PhillyBitePhiladelphia, PA - All City of Philadelphia municipal government offices will open during normal business hours on Thursday, March 22. Supervisors are urged to give workers flexibility in their arrival time. The Courts of the First Judicial District will also be opened on a two-hour delay. Jurors should report for Jury Service at 10:15 AM.

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PhillyBite Confusion Self HelpPhiladelphia, PA - Confusion, a controlling force that comes onto us to derail us. We are strong enough to combat confusion, but we let it take over our minds.

Bill Murray and Cellist Jan Vogler Perform at Philadephia Academy of Music


PhillyBite Bill MurrayPhiladelphia, PA - Bill Murray will join world distinguished cellist Jan Vogler for their own clever live show and new theatrical album "New Worlds", on Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. at the Philadephia Academy of Music.

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PhillyBite10Philadelphia, PA - March Madness and St. Patrick's Day celebrations are here once again! So grab some green, or the color of your team, and your best Irish accent to Sláinte the right way!

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