Get ready for South Jersey Farm to Fork weeks starting July 20

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The annual South Jersey Hot Chefs  Farm to Fork Week starts July 20th. There are 45 participating restaurants in Camden, Burlington and Gloucester counties that will be serving up the freshest food and drinks from South Jersey producers through July 26. Restaurants will feature four-course summer-themed meals that range from $25-$35 depending on the restaurant. […]

New Jersey now has a small batch of craft spirit distillers

Rum distiller at Cooper River Distillers | southjerseylocavore.com

Last week I visited all the distilleries New Jersey has to offer – all two of them. Recent changes in distillery laws have made it more reasonable for those who want to brew spirits to open distilleries, and now our wonderful state is producing small batch, artisanal spirits. Last Thursday night, Cooper River Distillers held […]

Local cheese pairing: Calkins Creamery Vampire Slayer with DiBruno Bros. Sweet Soppressata

Calkins Creamery Vampire Slayer cheese | southjerseylocavore.com

Have you been to the newly-opened Whole Foods in Cherry Hill yet? It opened last week, and I popped in early Thursday morning to take a look around and to pick up some goodies for a Friday night girl’s night on my patio. Girl’s night must include a cheese plate (at least in my world it […]