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By Joel Mathis

Sexy Salad at Varga Bar

In honor of PW's "Sexy Issue," we went to one of the sexiest restaurants in town -- Varga Bar -- and got a lesson in how to make a scrumptious salad.

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Posted Feb. 9, 2010 | Comments: 1

FOOD > BON APPECHEAP

By Joel Mathis

Pad Thai at Erawan

PW's Tim McGinnis named Erawan Thai Cuisine one of six places in Philly to get pad thai. We go into Erawan's kitchen to watch the preparations!

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Posted Jan. 29, 2010 | Comments: 3

FOOD > BON APPECHEAP

By Joel Mathis

Fish at fish.

PW's Adam Erace says Mike Stollenwerk’s grammatically awkward restaurant is bigger and better than the original. We went behind the scenes to prepare a delicious meal.

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Posted Jan. 24, 2010 | Comments: 1

FOOD > BON APPECHEAP

By Joel Mathis

Bocca

Bocca's chef Chris D'Ambro takes us into his kitchen to prepare a light cod with marinated cherry tomatoes on the side. And he does it for under $15.

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Posted Sep. 24, 2009 | Comments: 0

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PW's Year of Beer: Stone Stochasticity Hibiscusicity
By Eric San Juan

The brew is a soft reddish orange with touches of pink. It’s faintly flowery without smelling like perfume.

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Lolita reimagines classic Oaxacan recipes to fresh, tasty effect
By Brian Freedman

Tacos play a far greater role now than they did before Lolita’s reconcepting. From the much-heralded trompo, I was easily won over by the pork shoulder ones, the meat lovingly rubbed with smoked morita chile, garlic, and piloncillo

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At Crow and the Pitcher, mushrooms are “a revelation”
By Brian Freedman

Roasted hen-of-the-woods mushrooms, lacquered with honey and arriving a shimmering, burnished mahogany color, were a study in flavor-layering.

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Townsend is cooking up a Gallic storm
By Brian Freedman

Black bass with cockles embodied the season perfectly: Each delicate bite of fish, dragged through the zucchini-basil purée, was like a transmogrification of the farmers market onto the plate.