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Sharpen Your Knives, Chefs: Chopped Is Casting in Philly

Source: Philadelphia Magazine » Foobooz

Cooking competition reality shows are a double-edged sword. They might not judge the skills a chef needs to actually be successful in the world — […]

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Get a Sneak Peek of Coconut Club, Bringing the Beach to DC

Source: Washingtonian Food

Poke. Coconut-jerk chicken. Tropical drinks served in disco balls. These are a few of the fun island-style eats and drinks you’ll find when chef Adam Greenberg opens Coconut Club. The beachy bar and restaurant near Union Market is gearing up for a debut next year, and is hosting a “winter luau” in the space for […]

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Win Tickets to Cooking Up Couture

Source: Philadelphia Magazine » Foobooz

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On Friday, August 22nd, the first ever Cooking Up Couture event is happening in Philadelphia. The event food and fashion showcase is hosted by Jen Groover and will featured hand-crafted cocktails as well as bites from some of Philadelphia’s hottest chefs, including Top Chef winner Nick Elmi (Laurel), Chopped champion Georgeann Leaming (SUPPA) and Brad Spence (Amis). Proceeds will benefit Philabundance. The event is being hosted at Front & Palmer, 1750 N Front Street and runs from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Tickets are on sale now for $75 per person but we’re lucky enough to be giving away a ...

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EaterWire: Philly Chef on Chopped; Brauhaus Schmitz’ Fifth Birthday

Source: Eater Philly

lindsaymcclaintwi.jpgFOOD TV — Tonight’s episode of Chopped, airing at 10 p.m. on Food Network, will feature a local: Lindsay McClain, chef de cuisine at Jamonera. [Foobooz]

VARIOUS LOCATIONS — New Orleans-based supper club Dinner Lab is expanding to Philadelphia (in addition to eight other new cities). The outfit aims to pull next-generation culinary talent for “elaborate members-only dinners in ambitious settings.” Drew Lazor has the full story and details on the first Philly event, scheduled for late August. [Philly.com]

SOUTH STREETBrauhaus Schmitz will throw itself a party to celebrate its fifth birthday on Thursday, June 26...

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Jamonera Chef Takes on Chopped

Source: Philadelphia Magazine » Foobooz


Philadelphia chef Lindsay McClain of Jamonera will be competing on Food Network’s Chopped this evening. McClain, along with three other chefs, will prepare three courses – appetizer, entree, dessert – using all of the items in her basket, one of which is obscure.

Tune in and show your support tonight, Tuesday, June 24th at 10 p.m. to check out Lindsay compete for the title of Chopped Champ.

Jamonera [Foobooz]

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