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Winter Squash & Pepper Soup - Seasonal Recipe

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PhillyBite Magazine RecipiesPhiladelphia, PA - About a month ago I was at Bloomingdale’s at The Shops at Riverside in Northern New Jersey to do a food demonstration for a women’s event. I was asked to feature recipes that would be great for Thanksgiving, but with a healthy lean. So, I cooked up a Winter Squash & Pepper Soup recipe. The soup was one of three recipes I prepared that evening. Needless to say, that soup stole the show.

Tips For The Perfect Thanksgiving Turkey (Photo: Foster Farms)

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PhillyBite10Philadelphia, PA - With the most anticipated meal of the year just weeks away, the countdown to turkey time is on. The Thanksgiving preparation spotlight can make even the most experienced home cooks feel the pressure to perfect their holiday turkey. Family-owned poultry producer Foster Farms is offering tips to help home cooks brine, roast, grill, stuff and carve the perfect bird. Foster Farms' Turkey Tips on there webpage – which includes a turkey roasting/grilling timetable, a step-by-step carving tutorial with slideshow and a delicious stuffing recipe from Foster Farms co-founder Verda Foster – will help cooks of all levels prepare a flawless Thanksgiving turkey. A sampling of tips pulled from the webpage include:

Patti LaBelle's Place Show Shares Her Love For Cooking (Photo: CookingChannelTV.com)

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PhillyBite MagazineGrammy-winning® artist Patti LaBelle is an icon on-stage and in the kitchen, and she opens her doors to special guests and viewers for a fun and food-filled party in Patti LaBelle's Place, which returns for a second season on Sunday, November 26th at 11am ET/8am PT on Cooking Channel. Jam-packed with special guests including Cedric the Entertainer, Laverne Cox, Tamron Hall, Carrie Ann Inaba and Robin Roberts, the new episodes feature Patti's home-cooked dishes, laugh-out-loud stories and even a song or two.

KEY WEST, Florida Keys — Tiny yellow Key limes have flavored Florida Keys cuisine since the 1800s. Contemporary lime lovers can celebrate the indigenous fruit and the dessert it inspired — the island chain’s signature Key lime pie,every year Key West holds it annual  Key Lime Festival to honor the .

"Key lime pie is an American dessert made of Key lime juice, egg yolks, and sweetened condensed milk in a pie crust. The traditional Conch version uses the egg whites to make a meringue topping." Wikipedia

 

Fogo de Chão Philadelphia's Brazilian Churrascaria

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Philadelphia, PA - During our recent visit to the popular Brazilian ChurrascariaPhiladelphia, PA - During our recent visit to the popular Brazilian Churrascaria (steakhouse) Fogo de Chão (literally Fire of the Ground). We were treated to the Churrasco tradition which translates to “barbecue”, but to avoid any misunderstanding, in the rest of South American countries this method of cooking meats is known as an “Asado”.

Veterans Day - Philadelphia Restaurant Honor Vets

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Philadelphia, PA - As Veterans Day Philadelphia, PA - As Veterans Day appraches a few local restaurants and companies our honoring local veterans by providing discounts or a free meal. Listed below are a few Local Philadelphia establishments offering various discounts or free meals to our nations Vets.

Susanna Foo's SUGA “The Mother of Fusion” (Photos: PhillyBite Magazine)

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PhillyBite10Philadelphia, PA - This was a very entertaining evening for this mom of two. I decided to enjoy an evening in the city, out past dark and with people older than 15 years old and not my husband. What better way to start my night out than to have a bite and maybe a drink or two. SUGA located at 1720 Sansom Street has an amazing Happy Hour between 5-7pm that can soothe the rush hour beasts. Whether you are walking from work or driving into town, the warm and clean atmosphere of SUGA hits the spot.

South Philly's Devil's Den

Bars & Taverns

PhillyBite10South Philadelphia, PA - They say devil is in the details, or perhaps he hangs out at 11th and Ellsworth. Since April 2008 the Devil’s Den opened to bring the best of craft and import beer and pub fare to the South Philly Neighborhood. The restaurant owner Erin Wallace, who also owns Manayunk’s Old Eagle Tavern, named the Devil’s Den after the Gettysburg battle site- one of the bloodiest battles. A photo of the battle actually hangs above the fireplace in the restaurant.

Craft Hall Pop-Up Restaurant at City Hall

Beer & Wine

PhillyBite10Philadelphia, PA -  New! Pop-Up Restaurant at City Hall at North Broad Street (begins Friday, November 24). The new pop-up will join the Dilworth Plaza Holiday events such as Rothman Institute Ice Rink at Dilworth Plaza and Made in Philadelphia Holiday Market at Dilworth Plaza.

Primo Hoagies South Street Outpost

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PhillyBite MagazinePrimo Hoagies – Philadelphia’s favorite cold sandwich is expertly composed at this local chain’s South Street outpost. This Primo gets points for its full bar with local craft drafts to pair with prosciutto and provolone-stuffed Italian.

Red Poke Express South Street's Hawaii-Inspired Hot Spot

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PhillyBite MagazineRed Poke Express – The poke trend has touched down on South Street. This Hawaii-inspired spot offers sushi burritos and bowls and fish fantasies of customized poke with a rainbow of bright mix-ins.

Sansom Kabob Afghan Eatery

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PhillyBite MagazinePhiladelphia's South Street - Sansom Kabob, moved from subterranean Center City digs to a sunlit corner comes with plenty of perks for this family-run Afghan eatery. Expertly grilled kebobs and fluffy pilafs are now enjoyed in a bright BYOB with plenty of window seats.

Christmas Carousel Rides Returns to Dilworth Plaza

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PhillyBite10Dilworth Plaza Philadelphia - Made in Philadelphia Holiday Market will again transform the Dilworth Park into a holiday shopping wonderland from Saturday, November 18, 2017 to January 1, 2018. Over 50 artisans, designers, crafters and confectionaries from the greater Philadelphia region will offer gifts and holiday foods inside white, festively lit tents topped with original Herrnhut Stars.

Thanksgiving Day Restaurants Specials in Philadelphia

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Philadelphia, PA - Skip the mess and the work and let a restaurant do the cooking this Thanksgiving. Here are some restaurants that are mixing modern and traditional with special Thanksgiving dinners.Philadelphia, PA - Skip the mess and the work and let a restaurant do the cooking this Thanksgiving. Here are some restaurants that are mixing modern and traditional with special Thanksgiving dinners.

Red Owl Tavern's Annual Month of 1000 Pies

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Philadelphia, PA (November 9, 2016) – Red Owl Tavern has set a lofty goal for itself during the month of Thanksgiving — with its Month of 1000 Pies — when, for every pie sold, the Old City restaurant on Independence Mall will donate a pie to Philabundance — the Philadelphia-based organization devoted to driving hunger from our communities, from November 1 up to Thanksgiving day, November 24.Philadelphia, PA - (November 1, 2017) – Red Owl Tavern has set an awe-inspiring goal for itself during the month of November — with its Month of 1000 Pies — for every pie sold, the Old City restaurant on Independence Mall will donate a pie to Philabundance — the local nonprofit devoted to driving hunger from Philadelphia and Delaware Valley region, starting Wednesday, November 1 through Thanksgiving Day, November 23.

National Sandwich Day - Where To Celebrate in Philly

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Philadelphia, PA - Help celebrate the next big foodie-holiday coming up this Thursday, 11/3 -- National Sandwich Day -- I wanted to know if you would consider putting together a round-up of where to find the best sandwiches in Philadelphia.Philadelphia, PA - Help celebrate the next big foodie-holiday coming up this Thursday, 11/3 -- National Sandwich Day -- I wanted to know if you would consider putting together a round-up of where to find the best sandwiches in Philadelphia.

Level 28 at AKA University City

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PhillyBite10Philadelphia, PA - Office holiday parties often live in infamy. PhillyBite Magzine has the  ultimate holiday party venues will make you forget about the agony of forced merriment, silly party games and your close-talking drunken co-worker

New Jersey's Best Holiday Party Venues

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PhillyBite10New Jersey - Office holiday parties often live in infamy. PhillyBite has the  ultimate holiday party venues will make you forget about the agony of forced merriment, silly party games and your close-talking drunken co-worker

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MidiCi The Neapolitan Pizza Company Opening in King of Prussia

Philly Suburbs

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa. – MidiCi The Neapolitan Pizza Company, an authentic Neapolitan restaurant with a mission to bring friends together, will be creating more than 50 jobs in King of Prussia with its first restaurant opening in Pennsylvania.KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa. MidiCi The Neapolitan Pizza Company, an authentic Neapolitan restaurant with a mission to bring friends together, will be creating more than 50 jobs in King of Prussia with its first restaurant opening in Pennsylvania.

Le Rêve Rittenhouse Spa

Healthy

PhillyBite MagazineLe Rêve Rittenhouse Spa – This boutique spot lists a tranquil couples’ massage as its most-requested service. But the anti-aging facials are popular too, along with various body treatments.

Suzanne Roberts Theater Review - This Is Not Normal

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PhillyBite10Philadelphia, PA - Suzanne Roberts Theater's one man show "This Is Not Normal". Mike Daisey, the creator as well as the performer has been hailed as “one of the finest solo performers of his generation” and “the master storyteller“ by the New York Times and I must say, I can not disagree. It was like sitting and talking with your father in law, won’t always see eye to eye, but makes you stop and think.

Thanksgiving Day Restaurants Specials in Philadelphia

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Philadelphia, PA - Skip the mess and the work and let a restaurant do the cooking this Thanksgiving. Here are some restaurants that are mixing modern and traditional with special Thanksgiving dinners.Philadelphia, PA - Skip the mess and the work and let a restaurant do the cooking this Thanksgiving. Here are some restaurants that are mixing modern and traditional with special Thanksgiving dinners.

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