Christmas was the theme, and the holiday spirit definitely filled the air at Patty Jackson’s Inaugural Cake Bake Challenge. There were contestants from bakeries all over the Philadelphia area who showed off their baking and decorating skills. From simple and classic designs, to elaborately sculpted art pieces, the competition was definitely fierce and everyone wanted a “piece” of that elusive trophy. The event was presented by MyNewPhilly and Phillycious and was hosted by rad
Let me guess, you still haven’t done your Christmas shopping. No need to panic, there’s still time to find the perfect gifts for your loved ones. Start by getting personal and really think about who you are buying the gift for and see what their interests and hobbies are. Sometimes the simplest gifts are most appreciated because there was thought put into them. If you need some inspiration for finding that unique gift for a true Philadelphian then keep reading. For the food l
In case you haven't heard by now, there is a pop up Christmas bar in South Philly. ITV on East Passyunk ave. has been transformed into a winter wonderland complete with Christmas decorations, lights and specialty cocktails. The "Miracle In The Valley" is going on through December 23rd and is part of a nationwide concept started in NYC. They have a robust cocktail menu with a new special each day as part of the cocktail advent calendar. There will be guest bartenders throughou
aMuse restaurant located inside the Le Meridien Hotel has started a Boozy Jazz Brunch. There will be a selection of specialty cocktails and French bistro fare that will fulfill all your sweet and savory brunch desires. Some of the cocktails include an Apple Cider Mimosa (pictured above), a spicy Bloody Mary with Mezcal and jalapenos called the Smoky Maria, a Black Velvet made with Guinness and Irish whiskey and a few carafe options that are large enough for up to four people.