Your workout for the day? Grab a bag, go to Stripp’d Juice (263 North 3rd Street), fill it with green juice and beet juice and turmeric shots, then walk home. Because we’re all about killing two birds with one stone (It leaves more time for Real Housewives marathons), and the shop is having a sweet sale today. Read more »
Fact: The juice world is full of creative product names. Because let’s be honest, juiced carrots aren’t going to sell themselves. But Gangster Vegan Organics, helmed by Vince DePaul, might just have the best juice names in the game. Think: Illmatic, Flava in Ya Ear, Soul 4 Real, Funkdafied and many more. There’s something about those names that just makes you want to down liquified kale, am I right? And soon, those cleverly named juices and smoothies will be making their way to University City. Read more »
Uh, if you’re heading out to lunch, you’re going to want to make a quick pit-stop at Sip-N-Glo. Today, to celebrate everyone’s return from wherever they went during Pope madness, the juicery is offering a special deal: Buy a juice or smoothie, get a free cold-pressed juice on them. (We suggest the Radiant Glo. It is the bomb.) Read more »
Falling leaves and pumpkin craft brews — and bulky sweaters that make “just one more” pumpkin brew totally okay — are great and all, but you know what just might beat those fall favorites when it comes to the best thing about fall this year? The slew of sweet fitness and healthy-foodie businesses springing up around town, from a fitness studio with walls covered in hydroponically grown pick-your-own herbs to a new Sweetgreen location (aka salad heaven on earth) and many, many more.
Below, 11 spots you can look forward to stomping through crunching leaves to get to in the next few months, pumpkin spice latte in hand, if that’s what floats your boat (we don’t judge). Read more »
Every day, on my seven-minute walk home from the subway, I see a good 5,654 sweaty humans walking or biking or skateboarding home with a yoga mat in hand. Okay, okay, maybe that number is a slight exaggeration — but there are a lot of them. This has made me wonder for months now how Fishtown, a neighborhood that is overflowing with hip yogis, does not have a single juice shop. Because let’s be honest: Generally speaking, yogis and juice go together like peanut butter and jelly. And it looks like someone read my mind: Towners Juice Bar is set to open at the corner of Palmer and Thompson Streets this month.
Hey, Manyank juice junkies: Remember when we told you way back in November that a new juice shop would be coming your way? Well, you’ll be happy to hear that The Juice Merchant — a cafe serving up tons of fresh-pressed raw juices along with smoothies, wraps, seasonal salads and more — has officially opened its doors on Manayunk’s Main Street (4330 Main Street to be exact).
Hold the phone, you guys: When I told you on Tuesday that Bella Vista’s Sip-N-Glo would be giving away tons of free juice for their birthday on Wednesday, I didn’t realize just how much. A few minutes ago, Sip-N-Glo tweeted that their very thirsty customers drank a whopping 1,023 pounds of veggies yesterday. Dang!
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Sip-N-Glo’s birthday is tomorrow! (They’re turning two, in case you were wondering.) And to celebrate the big day, they’ll be serving up 12-ounce portions of their Glo Up and One Love — which snagged the title of Best Green Juice last year — to their customers, on the house. That’s right, you’ll get your daily juice fix for free-ninety-nine. Read more »