Burgers 101: The Juicy Loosey

PhillyBite10The Juicy Loosey - A Jucy Lucy or Juicy Lucy is a cheesy cheeseburger with the cheese inside the meat patty instead of on top, resulting in gooey melted core of cheese within the patty.

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PhillyBite Chef 101Philadelphia, PA - One of the greatest benefits of from-scratch cooking is the cost saving factor. Purchasing “raw products” and creating a healthy, delicious meal is rewarding. When my wife and I grocery shop, she spends some time creating a good shopping list, which leads us to saving between 40-50% on our grocery bill. Here are some other tips;

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Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite BBQ Burger 4th of July - On July 4th friends, families, and neighbors gather together each year to celebrate the birth of our nation.  And even though it’s always a great time, you know that people go back home and discuss who made what best.  Why not rise above the ranks this year by making a burger that leaves a lasting impression.

Cooking 101: Cooking Techniques From Chef Michael Van Houten

Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite10 - There are several techniques that are used almost entirely in cooking. These are some of the first things they teach in culinary school, outside of knife skills. (If you have questions about different knife cuts, please email me your question at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. There are 2 basic ways to break down cooking methods; dry method (roasting, sautéing) and wet method (steaming, boiling).

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PhillyBite Karve and Thyme SaucePhiladelphia, PA - Summertime usually means having less time to make a nice sit-down meal for the whole family as you face more activities outdoors.  Although I do not have a whole family to feed, I certainly find myself having less time to make meals. As such, I turned to two companies that are trying to make life easier for people who want a delicious home-cooked meal that brings everyone’s busy lives together.

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Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite Cooking - As the nights begin to get a little cooler and back to school shopping takes its toll on your energy, why not sit down for an easy comforting meal to recharge you for the next day? One go-to that I love is Chicken Alfredo over a bed of pasta.  Most of us have the ingredients in our fridge, so this is a quick fix if you’re in a bind.  And if you are like me and have Karv Meals, which is a home-delivery service providing all the wonderful proteins your body needs, then you have no worries for when the question of, “What’s for dinner?” is asked.

Applegate Los Angeles Dog (Photo: Applegate)

Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite LA Dog - Based on the now-famous Kogi Dog from the original Kogi food truck in L.A., this hot dog positively explodes with flavors and textures—fiery, tangy, creamy, crisp, nutty. A squirt of Sriracha sauce makes a nice addition. Makes 8 | Total Time: Less Than 30 Mins

Applegate's Philly Hot Dog (Photo: Applegates)

PhillyBite Applegate Philly HotdogPhiladelphia, PA - This summer, Applegate, the nation’s leading natural and organic meat brand, is taking back grilling season with the Cleaner Wiener. These great tasting hot dogs are made with 4 simple ingredients - beef, water, salt & spices- that don’t take a food science degree to recognize or pronounce.

BBQ 101: Thyme To Grill

Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite Tyme BBQ 101 - Days spent covered in sunblock on the beach, grilling up some burgers and dogs over the open flame on the grill, before stargazing around a bonfire; that’s what summer is all about.

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