You know what’s awesome? Beer. Know what else? Prosciutto. Add in whiskey and Skittles and a man could live on not much else.
Which is why we’re already excited about Cured & Crafted–a celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Consorzio del Prosciutto di Parma–coming to Philly on February 20, because it’s an event that’s basically all about drinking craft beer and eating as much prosciutto as possible.
Oh, and did we mention there are free tattoos?
First We Feast interviews several top Philadelphia chefs, including Nick Elmi, Peter Serpico, Eli Kulp and Michael Solomonov among others, about their favorite under-the-radar eating experiences in Philadelphia.
The list is full of great spots including Kim’s Korean charcoal barbecue in Olney.
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Organic tomato producer Muir Glen is giving away tomatoes and lunch at City Hall today. Starting at 11 a.m., 300 boxes of organic tomatoes will be placed around the plaza. Each box will also contain a voucher for a free tomato-centric lunch at the Street Food Philly or Sum Pig food trucks.
Muir Glen is donating more than 3,500 cans of tomatoes to Philabundance between today and November 10th.
Today, the Best Buy on Columbus Boulevard in South Philadelphia is offering a Lunch Break Fast Break. Best Buy is hosting the Street Food and Say Cheese food trucks. And starting at 11:30 a.m. the first 200 customers at the Best Buy will be treated to free lunch.
Customers will also receive a mystery Best Buy gift card valued between $10 and $250.
Now that Thanksgiving has come and gone and December is peeking around the corner, it is acceptable to start getting into the holiday spirit. Crank up the Michael Buble Christmas album, break out the strands of lights and pull out your favorite latke recipes. Along with these classic preparations, also head to the Piazza at Schmidts for the Holiday Food Truck Round Up.
This Saturday, December 1st, food trucks are gathering at the Piazza to kick of the holiday season, but not just the upcoming holidays. Rather, they are celebrating all the holidays, from Independence Day to Cinco de Mayo. Each truck will have their own holiday theme with dishes to match. The day will also mark the beginning of Philly Mobile Food Association’s month long partnership with Philabundance. The trucks will be collecting canned goods, so come ready to give and ready to eat.
It will be the perfect end to a day of shopping at the Northern Liberties Shopping Spree.
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A few recently opened food trucks in the area will be making their Night Market debuts at the Chinatown event on October 4th. Three new trucks along with beloved Fair Food vendor Good Spoon will be heading down to 10th and Race Streets from 7-11 p.m. on the 4th and we have the details. Read more »
Thrillist has the details on Street Food Philly, a new food truck that has hit the streets of Philadelphia, without a Twitter account. So how will you find the truck? Well it is at 33rd and Arch through Friday, but after that you’ll need to sign up for their email list.
Every day the truck offers fries, a banh mi and Korean tacos. Daily specials focus on regional specialties. Check out Thrillist for more.
UPDATE: Street Food Philly now has a Facebook page.
Street Food Philly [Thrillist]
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