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The Ultimate Guide to Natural Wine in Philadelphia

Have you noticed that there’s good wine in Philly now? And not just good wine, cool wine. Casual wine bars and design-y bottle shops are […]

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Philly Wine Week Rebrands Itself

“Philly Wine Week was originally founded in 2014 by a group of people who worked with wine programs across the city, and got together and […]

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Women Are the Driving Force Behind Philly’s Wine Renaissance

This article is one part of our look at how women are reshaping Philly’s food scene. Read more here. This is a beer town, first […]

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Philly’s Fledgling Wine Scene Is About to Face Its Biggest Threat

In the last few years, privately owned wine shops have popped up across the city. Places like Vernick Wine, Bloomsday Cafe and Di Bruno Bros. […]

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Everything You Need to Know About the New Di Bruno Bros. Bottle Shop

Continuing in their steady expansion throughout the city, Di Bruno Bros. opened a bottle shop last week just down the block from their original location […]

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The Triple Markup on Wine Is Dying. And Good Riddance.

The triple markup on wine is standard at Philly restaurants and bars. Tradition. It makes sense: The PLCB barely gives a wholesale discount, meaning restaurants […]

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Yes, You Can Get Great Wine Made in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Here Are the 5 Best.

It’s time to start taking Pennsylvania and New Jersey wines seriously — because everyone else is. Here, the best products coming from local makers Orange […]

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West Philly Is Getting a Wine Garden

West Philly’s Cedar Park neighborhood got its first official beer garden back in 2017. On Friday, August 2nd, a trio of neighborhood entrepreneurs are opening the […]

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Say Hello to Headhouse Square’s New Natural Wine Shop

Headhouse Square’s Bloomsday rolled out the breakfast and lunch portions of its menu a few weeks ago. And now, the all-day cafe and bar is ready […]

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First Look: Bloomsday, Headhouse Square’s Natural Wine Bar, Cafe and Bottle Shop

We’ve been excited about Bloomsday, the all-day cafe from Green Engine Coffee owners Kelsey Bush and Zach Morris, ever since we heard a year ago that it would be opening […]

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All the Rosé You Should Drink in Philly This Summer

We believe that rosé is a year-round beverage — but a refreshing glass of something fruity, crisp, and coral-colored really shines during the summer months. Even better, […]

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Good King Tavern’s Chloé Grigri on Great Wine, Truffle Pairings, and Her Newfound Passion for Mezcal

With Philly Wine Week set to kick off this weekend, we sat down with Good King Tavern owner Chloé Grigri — one of the festival’s organizers — […]

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The Best Food Events at Philly Wine Week 2019

It’s officially spring — and that means Philly Wine Week is about to pop the cork on eight days of tastings, pairing sessions, lessons, dinners, parties, […]

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3 PA Wineries That Are Producing Some Seriously Good Bottles

Say hello to these three PA vintners using natural and old-school practices to produce quality — seriously! — stuff. Va La Chester County Anthony Vietri’s […]

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5 Good Natural Wines That You Can Buy at State Stores

Pick up any one of these choices (or hell, get them all) and you’ll be guaranteed a great pour. Shane Donnelly, the Fine Wine & […]