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 […]

Catelli Duo in Voorhees has an impressive commitment to local foods

Catelli Duo's Quartet of cellos - apple, blood orange, pistachio and chocolate | southjerseylocavore.com

Sixteen courses, my friends. That’s what I was treated lat month at Catelli Duo. I was there to talk about the Voorhees Town Center restaurant’s use of local foods and sustainability initiatives, and I did. I also enjoyed quite a feast that I wasn’t expecting. Chef Lou Imbesi sent out dish after dish of really good […]

Refocusing: Local is more than just food (but I still LOVE food)

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Over the years of diving into local foods, I’ve come to realize that buying local in many areas is important. Supporting local entrepreneurs who own one or a few shops or restaurants in our region is something I’ve come to realize has its benefits – even if those places aren’t focused on local foods. I’ve […]