Food & Drink

Neighborhood Eats in Newtown: Isaac Newton’s Bar & Restaurant

Neighborhood Eats in Newtown: Isaac Newton’s Bar & Restaurant

by Elizabeth Rooney, Photography by Christina Bruce If you asked random locals to name Newtown’s quintessential eatery, it’s a fair bet to say that the majority of them would name Isaac Newton’s, a restaurant and bar located smack in the middle of town that has been open for over 24 years. Even a devastating fire in 2002 couldn’t […]

Red White & Brew: Summer Beers to Savor

Red White & Brew: Summer Beers to Savor

What’s better than cracking open an ice cold beer on a hot summer day? Thanks to the booming craft beer industry, thirsty beer enthusiasts nowadays can enjoy a wide variety of refreshing summer beers that don’t sacrifice flavor. We sat down with the craft beer experts at Isaac Newtons, your 2015 Happening List winner for Bucks County “Beer Bar“, […]

Farmers’ Market to Table Cooking Classes

Farmers’ Market to Table Cooking Classes

Starting on July 11, 2015 and continuing through October 31, 2015 Goût et Voyage will offer “Farmers’ Market to Table” cooking classes. Participants will meet at the Doylestown Farmers’ Market on selected Saturdays. Martine Bertin-Peterson, owner of Goût et Voyage, will lead participants through the market to select seasonal produce at its peak. Artisanal cheeses, […]

BH Bash Red Carpet Interview with Chef Kim

BH Bash Red Carpet Interview with Chef Kim

Isaac Newton's Peach Salad

Flavors of Summer: Isaac Newton’s Fresh Summer Salads

by Lauren Rooney When it comes to summer two things are for sure, 1) we want to eat great summer food and 2) we want to look good in our bathing suits while we do it!  Fresh summer salads are the perfect way to enjoy all the flavors this season has to offer. When you […]

Here comes the Sweets! 2015 Wedding Cake Trends

Here comes the Sweets! 2015 Wedding Cake Trends

by Lauren Rooney Spring has sprung which means that sweethearts are tying the knot all over the county. No wedding is complete without a sweet treat by the end of the night. We sat down with Amy Recinos, cake artist, instructor, and owner of Amy’s Creative Cakes in Quakertown to find out all about wedding cake […]

Stone Brewing Company Tap Takeover

Stone Brewing Company Tap Takeover

Attention craft beer enthusiasts! You’ll want to head over to Isaac Newton’s in Newtown on Saturday, May 16th for a delicious day celebrating Stone Brewing Company, one of the legends of the modern craft beer movement. The event kicks off at 11:30am with an Ultimate Tap Take-over at your 2015 Happening List “Beer Bar” winner. Every tap will […]

The Down to Earth Dish on Local Food: Speakeasy Coffee Company

The Down to Earth Dish on Local Food: Speakeasy Coffee Company

by Erin McNelis Fresher, healthier, and more delicious- eating local food is full of benefits. However, it’s rare to find a restaurant willing to put forth the effort to remain so committed to utilizing local food. That’s exactly why locals flock to Down to Earth Café in Perkasie. Owner J. Ryman Maxwell has created a warm atmosphere full […]

Isaac Newton’s – A Family Favorite

Isaac Newton’s – A Family Favorite

By Erin McNelis Over their past 24 years, Newtown’s Isaac Newton’s has been the backdrop to many milestones for the residents in Lower Bucks- from birthday dinners to high school graduations to after-work drinks to date nights. While best known for their impressive beer bar, locals have come to know the many different sides of Isaac’s, […]

Bucks Happening List Red Carpet Bash Signature Cocktail: The JC Manhattan

Bucks Happening List Red Carpet Bash Signature Cocktail: The JC Manhattan

The signature cocktail for the 2015 Bucks Happening List Red Carpet Bash has been revealed! Introducing the JC Manhattan – a delicious cherry twist on a classic Manhattan cocktail, featuring Jefferson’s Reserve Bourbon, which is bottled exclusively for Joe Canal’s of Lawrenceville. Maureen Petrosky, author of The Cocktail Club, shares the delicious recipe along with expert tips […]

The Down to Earth Dish on Local Food: Living Hope Farm

The Down to Earth Dish on Local Food: Living Hope Farm

by Erin McNelis Fresher, healthier, and more delicious- eating local food is full of benefits. However, it’s rare to find a restaurant willing to put forth the effort to remain so committed to utilizing local food. That’s exactly why locals flock to Down to Earth Café in Perkasie. Owner J. Ryman Maxwell has created a warm atmosphere full […]

Celebrate the End of the Dark Winter at Isaac Newton’s

Celebrate the End of the Dark Winter at Isaac Newton’s

On Saturday, March 14th beginning at 11:30am, Isaac Newton’s in Newtown, PA is saying goodbye to the cold days of Winter and celebrating the beauty of dark ales at their special event, End of the Dark Winter with Founders Brewing Company. On tap will be an array of Founder’s most popular dark ales including: Dirty Bastard […]

Bucks County St. Patrick’s Day Guide brought to you by Isaac Newton’s Bar & Restaurant

Bucks County St. Patrick’s Day Guide brought to you by Isaac Newton’s Bar & Restaurant

By Lindsay Gordon Taking a look outside, there isn’t much green around. Actually, you will see white covered roof tops and frozen trees. But regardless of the Groundhog’s plans for our 6 more weeks of winter, it is time for Bucks County to come out of hibernation to celebrate St Patrick’s Day! Bucks County’s 2015 […]

Get Down to Earth at Mushroom Week

Get Down to Earth at Mushroom Week

Roasted Portabella Benedict with crab meat and sauteed red peppers and onions… Wild mushroom fratatta… Mushroom soup, topped with shallots and truffel oil…  Drooling yet? This is just a small sample of the deliciousness that awaits locals at The Down to Earth Cafe’s annual Mushroom Week! This Bucks County farm-to-table favorite, located in Perkasie, is literally getting […]

Something’s A-Brewing in Quakertown

Something’s A-Brewing in Quakertown

“I was getting bored with the beers I was drinking,” says Quakertown resident and self taught brewer David Johnson when asked how he got started in the brewery business. David and his partner, Chris Vilardi, are on a mission to bring some great new beers to Quakertown soon with their business, the Great Swamp Brewing Company. […]