Food & Drink

4 Places to find Farm Fresh Turkeys for Thanksgiving

4 Places to find Farm Fresh Turkeys for Thanksgiving

No more freezer burned turkeys from far away! Here are four farms in Bucks County that are selling fresh turkeys for Thanksgiving. If you want to eat local this Thanksgiving, be sure to order as soon as possible. Bolton’s Farm, 1005 Main Street., Route 113, Silverdale: The farm is the only large turkey farm left […]

Enjoy Apple Picking Season from Farm to Table

Enjoy Apple Picking Season from Farm to Table

by Lauren Rooney Aren’t apples great? There’s apple butter, apple jelly, apple juice, caramel apples, candied apples, apple pie, apple strudel… Okay I’ll stop before I start sounding like Bubba from Forrest Gump. Seriously though, apples are great. They are delicious, healthy and full of fiber and can be used in so many different ways. Fall […]

Local Mushrooms and Comfort Food are Just Right for the Season

Local Mushrooms and Comfort Food are Just Right for the Season

by Erin McNelis A lot of attention and emphasis has been paid to eating both locally and seasonally in the past few years. With farmers markets happening all over the county on several days of the week, it is easier than it has been in decades to do that. Now that it is fall, and the glut […]

Scotch Pairing Dinner at Steam Pub

Scotch Pairing Dinner at Steam Pub

Hey Bucks County scotch drinkers! Here’s an upcoming event that you won’t want ot miss. What: 5 course Glenmorangie Scotch pairing dinner When:  Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at 6:30pm Where: Steam Pub, Southampton How: $60 per person, email info@steampub.com to reserve a spot

Back to School Breakfast: No-Frills Welsh Cakes

Back to School Breakfast: No-Frills Welsh Cakes

By Erin McNelis Since my oldest son was diagnosed with a food allergy, visits to bakeries have become a thing of the past. I have yet to find a bakery that doesn’t make a peanut butter cookie. I understand that. At one time in my life, I lived on the stuff. But no more. Just because […]

Carlucci’s Makes Game Day Delicious

Carlucci’s Makes Game Day Delicious

by Erin McNelis Whether your team won or lost last Sunday, it’s great that football season has arrived again. The sounds and sights of the game, and the hint of fall in the air provide the perfect excuse to have a get together. You don’t want to spend game day in the kitchen. Lucky for […]

Bread Box and Bakery rises to challenge of providing quality local food

Bread Box and Bakery rises to challenge of providing quality local food

By Jim Boyle Ryman Maxwell is a man on a mission. Not only does he want to serve up delicious food made from as many locally grown ingredients as possible, he also wants to continue making Perkasie a premier Bucks County destination for community supported business, rivaling similar boroughs in Doylestown and Newtown. “The whole world needs to […]

Paint & Sip Arrives in Bucks! Grand Opening of The Artist Cellar in Yardley

Paint & Sip Arrives in Bucks! Grand Opening of The Artist Cellar in Yardley

by Lauren Rooney Art meets entertainment at the brand new business on Main Street in Yardley- introducing The Artist’s Cellar.  This brand new BYOB “Paint and Sip” studio takes painting parties, both public and private, to the next level. While the doors opened this August, the community is invited to celebrate at the Grand Opening Party on Saturday, September […]

Fresh Ideas: Sandy Ridge Community Garden

Fresh Ideas: Sandy Ridge Community Garden

By Erin McNelis Situated amongst several suburban neighborhoods, the Sandy Ridge Community Garden is filled to bursting with good things to eat at this time of the year. From kale to tomatoes to flowers and herbs, the garden supports all kinds of plant live. The volunteers who have kept up this garden every season since […]

OWowCow Named Must Visit Ice Cream Destination by Buzzfeed

OWowCow Named Must Visit Ice Cream Destination by Buzzfeed

Congratulations to OWowCow of Ottsville, also with locations in Wrightstown and Lambertville, on being named one of Buzzfeed’s  “27 Ice Cream Shops You Need to Visit Before you Die”      

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 […]