Philadelphia’s pioneering chef and restaurateur Marc Vetri, the man behind such iconic city establishments as Osteria and his namesake dining room Vetri, was ready to write the book he’d had in his mind a long time.
It’s a real challenge to wrap your tongue around all the culinary goodness the city has to offer. That’s why Philadelphia Weekly takes the time every year to help you out—both in print and out on the town.
Food writer Brian Freedman followed the owner of Circles on a culinary tour of Thailand—and saw what happened when he returned.
Across an array of different culinary styles, the city's greatest food-crafters share one common theme: It's all about the ingredients.
This is a beer with all the bold citrus you expect from a modern American IPA, but with just a hint of candy sweetness in each sip.
Korean favorites like bibimbob and bulgogi repose on the menu alongside more Japanese-style dishes like salmon teriyaki.
The wicked favorite by pastry chef Thomas McCarthy will make your heart sing—and no, not just ‘cause of the hemp seeds he’s so craftily utilizing.
It’s like an expensive designer Crunch, except the milk chocolate’s crispy notes come from tiny bacon pieces and sweet maple, tinged with smoked sea salt.