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    Merci To All For A Fabulous 2018 – Ringing In Changes For The New Year

Merci To All For A Fabulous 2018 – Ringing In Changes For The New Year

Often when we reach the last calendar page, the arrival of another New Year brings up reflections of the past and possible resolutions for the future.
In 2018, we were delighted to book tours over 181 times taking over 645 guests on delectable culinary adventures in Philadelphia.

I couldn’t be more grateful for the long-lasting memories I […]

Fun Holiday Activities For the Kid in All of Us

THE HOLIDAYS ARE HERE, THE HOLIDAYS ARE HERE!
I didn’t mean to shout, but I just love getting into the holiday spirit! Everything from making cookies to putting out all our traditional decorations. These really put me in the mood for the upcoming holidays and maybe a hot cup of cocoa. It’s the perfect time of […]

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    Celebrating Fabulous Cuisine As We Taste & Toast Our Way Through France

Celebrating Fabulous Cuisine As We Taste & Toast Our Way Through France

As promised, I have been organizing more of my favorite memories from this year’s culinary tour of France that will be happening all over again in 2019. It was such a wonderful time, and the plans are already in the works for next year’s exciting tour of food, wine and sightseeing our way through […]

Chef Jacquie’s Picks for Your Stress-Free Holiday

It’s the most wonderful–and hectic–time of year: a long gift list to conquer, festive parties to organize, big family dinners to prepare. Are you having visions of sugarplums or holiday nightmares? No worries! Chef Jacquie’s here with my 2018 holiday picks for your stress-free celebration.
Over-the-Top Caramel Apples

It’s party season! A good guest never arrives […]

Food, Fun and Fabulous Philly Fans

Fly, Eagles, Fly! It’s a truly great time to be a Philly sports fan and South Philly is where it’s at. Fall finds the South Philly Sports Complex bustling with excited football, hockey and b-ball fanatics—and, hey, these folks are hungry!

The seasons are underway; plan a fun day trip to experience one of Philly’s […]

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    Two Perfect Ingredients to Philly Fun: Fall Festivities and Food

Two Perfect Ingredients to Philly Fun: Fall Festivities and Food

Toasting Summer Farewell
The leaves will soon be coloring our wonderful city from the summer greens to the vibrant yellows, oranges, and reds. It’s one of my favorite times of year to host delicious food tours. The summer’s heat will soon be pushed out by the autumn breeze, and we don’t have to worry about […]

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    Come Stroll With Me in September for the Unique Tastes of Philly

Come Stroll With Me in September for the Unique Tastes of Philly

Tastes of Philly
The heat of the summer will soon be over for us Philadelphians with Fall only thee weeks away. Fall is the perfect time to do something unique before the busy and cold holiday season sneaks up “putting too much on our plates.” No pun intended. It is always about food with me.

That […]

Tour de France Eat, Drink, Rest and Repeat!

 

Before I get too busy cooking, touring and mingling in my wonderful, South Philly neighborhood of exceptional restaurants and friendly shops, I want to share some wonderful memories of the wonderful food, the flavorful wines and the artistic landscapes from our annual, culinary tour de France. The memories and the tastes will last me […]

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    Make a Day Of It! More Things To Do Before Or After your Taste 4 Travel Food Tour

Make a Day Of It! More Things To Do Before Or After your Taste 4 Travel Food Tour

Are you taking a Taste 4 Travel Food Tour in Philadelphia? Chef Jacquie’s fun and informative food tours will take you to the Italian Market, Chestnut Hill, or East Passyunk Avenue. Tours last between 1.5 and 3 hours, so that leaves plenty of the day for other activities.

If you want to make a day […]

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    Sunday Dinner Italian Market Style – An Airbnb Experience!

Sunday Dinner Italian Market Style – An Airbnb Experience!

Did you ever wish you could eat like a real Italian for Sunday Dinner? Now you can!

I am thrilled to announce that we’ve partnered with Airbnb to create a new tasting experience like no other!

When my team and I heard that Airbnb was curating experiences in different cities all over the world some months […]

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