Collingswood’s Mac ‘N Beer Fest, April 23

Collingswood's Mac 'N Beer Fest | south jerseylocavore.com

Somehow this Thursday night’s Mac ‘N Beer Fest in Collingswood didn’t get on my radar until I opened an email from The Tortilla Press today. I can’t believe it’s been five years since I first went to The Mighty Mac & Cheese Battle at the The Tortilla Press Cantina. At that event, 12 South Jersey restaurants competed […]

Must-know-about weekend events: An art open house tour in SJ and a food & farm fest in Philly

4 Towns 4 Arts | southjerseylocavore.com

November. I haven’t posted since November. And it’s April. Do you want to know how busy I’ve been? Of course, you don’t. So I’m just going to jump back in to posting all about our fabulous region, its great local foods and where to find them, the restaurants that support our local producers, the events that […]

Cranberry Mule Mocktail

Cranberry Mule Mocktail | southjerseylocavore.com

Last I heard, New Jersey was the third largest cranberry producing state in the country. Lots of the tart berries that end up as jellies and relishes for Thanksgiving come right from the Garden State. Cranberries and their juice are also wonderful in drinks, and I created two cranberry mocktail recipes (non-alcoholic cocktails) for Mother Nature Network. […]