Monthly Archives: May 2014

RESERVATIONS – THE BURGER @ VILLAGE WHISKEY

  (This should technically be the ultimate installment of the Philadelphienne’s “best burgers in Philadelphia” series but my love for red meat knows no bounds). I rarely refer to anything as the BEST.THING. EVER. because I’m constantly surprised and impressed … Continue reading

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STRAIGHT UP – SALTY DOG

Or…a really good cocktail with the grossest name ever I am horrible at ordering drinks at bars. Put me in a restaurant and give me an incredibly complex menu of artisan cocktails, a five page wine list with an entire … Continue reading

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THE CLEANSE – SPRING LENTIL SOUP WITH TARRAGON & THYME

Growing up in the middle of absolute nowhere definitely has its perks (…though my claustrophobic, city-obsessed 13-year old self would kill me for even thinking that). Aside from an idyllic childhood spent riding around on horses and most high school … Continue reading

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STRAIGHT UP – BLACKBERRY SANGRIA

  I know…two cocktail recipes in a row but it’s been a really rough week, guys White sangria is one of the few instances where I will bend my “no-fruit-in-cocktails” rule and also my “don’t-order-drinks-that-scream-‘Girls-Night-Out!!’” rule*. My tolerance for sangria … Continue reading

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STRAIGHT UP – MINT JULEP

As an avid horseback rider and having been thrown off a few jittery ex-racer Thoroughbreds, I usually have an issue with horseracing (see: Barbaro ☹). But while the “sport of kings” may be morally questionable, there’s no denying my love … Continue reading

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