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

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. […]

Local cheese pairing: Hillacres Pride Conestoga Merlot with strawberry balsamic preserves

Hillacres Pride Conestoga Merlot cheese paired with Green Aisle Grocery small batch strawberry balsamic jam |

Quick post today about a local cheese pairing that I’ve been delighting in recently. The first day of the Collingswood Farmers Market, I purchased Conestoga Merlot cheese from Hillacres Pride. Their Conestoga is an asiago style cheese and they take some of it and soak it in Penns Woods Winery Merlot. The result is a […]

Locavore odds and ends: At Tortilla Press and Bistro Di Marino in Collingswood, you no longer have to bring your own

Farm and Fisherman Tavern & Market free fixins bar for the $5 Happy Hour burger in May | southjerseylocavore

Now that spring is finally in full swing (yet I’m still sitting at my desk with the space heater next to me), it’s time to get back to my weekly odds and ends on Fridays – a roundup of news, event, and anything else I find relevant. Big, exciting news! Beginning this week, The Tortilla […]