Food & Drink

Special July, 10th-17th, 2014:  Candied Turkey Bacon & Brie
Grilled 8oz. chuck burger topped with candied turkey bacon, frizzled onions, chipotle BBQ, Brie cheese & spring mix on a toasted brioche bun. Suggested beer:  Lagunitas Lil Sumpin’ Sumpin’

Full Steam Ahead! Steam Pub Celebrates Their 2nd Anniversary

by Lauren Rooney You may remember a fiery train crash in 1981 involving the SEPTA Southampton train station and Fox Chase train line. The station, which opened in 1892 and closed in 1983, was right by a coal loading station which was one of the first structures in the area at a time when Bucks […]

Feast on Fresh Maine Lobster! Down to Earth Cafe’s Lobster Week

Feast on Fresh Maine Lobster! Down to Earth Cafe’s Lobster Week

If the idea of feasting on fresh Maine lobster makes your mouth begin to water, you’re going to want to pick up the phone right now to book your spot next week at Down to Earth Cafe in Perkasie. Back by popular demand, the 2nd annual Lobster Week returns from July 22nd through 27th! The award-winning restaurant […]

Bucks County Food Truck Wins Best Dessert Vendy Award

Bucks County Food Truck Wins Best Dessert Vendy Award

Say hello to a Crepe at Bonjour Creperie, winner for best dessert in the annual Vendy awards.  The Vendy’s are the first street food event and competition in the United States.  This is the fourth year for the Philadelphia based Vendy awards and one of Bucks County’s popular food trucks took home the dessert prize. […]

From left to right - Andrew Grosse, Mike LaCouture, Joe Fazekas, Jason Grosse

Coming soon: Bucks County’s Newest Craft Brewery, Broken Goblet

Broken Goblet, Bucks County’s newest craft brewery, started in an unusual way: as a club. Co-owners Mike LaCouture and Jay Grosse, a lifelong Morrisville PA resident, formed The Brewtal Beer Club as a way to generate support, test their beers and try out their marketing. Within six months the club grew to 30 “members,” hosted […]

Where to Go and what to Eat in Bucks County for International Picnic Day

Where to Go and what to Eat in Bucks County for International Picnic Day

Today is International Picnic Day and Bucks County is full of great places to enjoy this particular holiday.  Here is a list of parks that are primed for picnic baskets and a few delicious recipes to pack up! Neshaminy State Park is along the Delaware River in lower Bucks County. The park takes its name […]

Mangia! 5 Gluten-Free Dishes to Satisfy Your Italian Craving

Mangia! 5 Gluten-Free Dishes to Satisfy Your Italian Craving

Do you know someone who has gone gluten-free? Whether they’re living with Celiac disease, facing a gluten-intolerance, or just trying to live a healthier lifestyle, more and more people are opting to restrict their gluten intake. Those dietery restrictions can make dining out, especially at bread and pasta filled Italian restaurants, a bit more complicated. […]

Strawberry Love from A Bucks County Kitchen

Strawberry Love from A Bucks County Kitchen

by Kelly Madey of A Bucks County Kitchen My love affair with strawberries began at an early age. I can remember stepping on to the back porch of my grandmother’s house, Greeted by the sweet scent of sun ripened strawberries from her garden. As I navigated through the clover filled grass to get to the […]

Talk of the Town: Historic Mansion Inn Re-opens in New Hope

Talk of the Town: Historic Mansion Inn Re-opens in New Hope

Do you need a little break?  Maybe a weekend getaway or a night out for dinner and a show is in your future.  If so you will be pleased to know that New Hope is the answer.  Due, in part, to the Bucks County Playhouse’s revival bringing in the crowds, the New Hope dining scene […]

You are Invited to a BBQ at the farm of Iron Chef Jose Garces

You are Invited to a BBQ at the farm of Iron Chef Jose Garces

by Lauren Rooney Join the Garces Foundation for a Summer Barbecue on June 7th from 2-5 at Luna Farm, the 40 acre, all-organic, sustainable farm that provides produce for Jose Garces popular restaurants in Philly and Atlantic City.  The Garces Foundation, started by chef Jose Garces, is a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping Philadelphia’s underserved […]

Cipriano playing in at park.

Moms are FARE: Local author publishes allergy friendly cookbook

May is all about moms! But it’s also food allergy awareness month. Well, one local mom, Lora Cipriano, is working to raise awareness, publishing her first allergy free cookbook called, “Children’s Allergy Free Recipes: No Peanuts, Tree-nuts, Or Eggs Used In These Family Recipes.” Lora began modifying, recreating and compling her cookbook over one year […]

BH TV: Happy 30th’s Birthday Rita’s Water Ice!

BH TV: Happy 30th’s Birthday Rita’s Water Ice!

Last week, Rita’s Italian Ice, a Bucks County institution that has taken the country (and soon to be world!) by storm with over 600 stores to date, celebrated their 30th birthday back where it all began.   Some of the county’s biggest personalities gathered at Rita’s first store - 1227 Bristol Pike in Bensalem  - which opened […]

Meet the Author Behind The Cocktail Club

Meet the Author Behind The Cocktail Club

Sharing a fabulous cocktail among friends doesn’t have to be limited to special occasions. Bucks County’s Maureen Christian Petrosky, author of The Wine Club- A Month- by- Month Guide to Learning About Wine, is back with a new book to help you connect over delicious cocktails!  With a little bit of history and a whole lot of flavor, The Cocktail Club highlights one specific […]

5 Fabulous Margarita Recipes for Cinco de Mayo

5 Fabulous Margarita Recipes for Cinco de Mayo

It’s time to celebrate the fifth of May and there is no better way than by sipping on the perfect Margarita.  We’ve put together 5 recipes for you to choose from! The Classic Lime 1-1/2 oz. silver tequila 1 oz. Cointreau 1/2 oz. fresh lime juice splash simple syrup salt (for rim) Fill a cocktail shaker with ice […]

It’s All in the Famiglia

It’s All in the Famiglia

In a world in which 79% of smartphone users admit to keeping their phones within arms-reach 22 out of 24 hours a day, the opportunity to spend quality time with loved ones has become an increasingly rare commodity.  Creating a connection (and we’re not talking about on Facebook) is a difficult task in thie modern world, […]

Talk of the Town: Meet Empanada Mama

Talk of the Town: Meet Empanada Mama

While there are lots of delicious restaurants to dine at in Bucks County, there has long been a lack of culinary representation from Latin cuisines throughout the region.  Well, that gap just got a little big smaller thanks to Empanada Mama in Doylestown. What is an empanada? Derived from the Spanish verb empanar, which literally […]