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JENNIFER LOGUE

Philadelphia Features Editor

jennifer.logue@metro.us

Hummusology is nothing like Dizengoff

When you think of hummus in Philly, chances are you immediately think of Michael Solomonov meccas like Zahav and Dizengoff. When I saw Hummusology take over Cake and the Beanstalk’s spot last year, I have to admit, I dismissed it thinking no hummus could ever stand up to the established...

Friday, July 21, 2017, 1:57 PM

OKCupid features Philly in Daters Choice Awards

For the single folks out there, online dating is a wild world and navigating it can be tough, especially when you’re figuring out where to take your latest match from sites like OKCupid. Depending on what your intentions are for the relationship (or lack thereof), you should choose the...

Friday, July 21, 2017, 12:10 PM

PHOTOS: Loike Launch at Cinder

Ziggy Nozile, the popular Morgan’s Pier bartender, officially launched his Loika clothing line, which was inspired by his mother. The launch party took place at Cinder (1500 Locust) on Monday, July 18. Guests enjoyed Prosciutto pizza, ciders on tap and took in live entertainment and dance...

Thursday, July 20, 2017, 5:57 PM

Did you see Kendrick Lamar in Philly?

If you were around 15th and Walnut yesterday you may have noticed a huge line of people wrapped around the block in the sweltering heat. Were they waiting for a new tech gadget to go on sale? What could possibly compel all of those Philadelphians  to hurry up and wait outside on a such a hot...

Thursday, July 20, 2017, 12:06 PM

PHOTOS: Philly Chit Chat’s 10 Year Anniversary Party

It’s been 10 whole years since HughE Dillon started his popular news and gossip site, Philly Chit Chat, covering everything from charity galas to the best new restaurants to community initiatives. Last night at Aqimero at The Ritz, nearly 300 guests came out to honor HughE Dillon’s...

Wednesday, July 19, 2017, 4:33 PM

Get a sneak peak inside the new Luke's Lobster location

Hungry for more lobster? Get ready to rejoice because Luke’s Lobster is debuting their second Philly location this Friday, July 21 at 17 S. 11th St. Founded by Luke Holden and Ben Conniff in New York City’s East Village in 2009, this cozy seafood shack is literally on a roll and...

Wednesday, July 19, 2017, 2:43 PM

Where to swim in Philadelphia

Summer in the city can be hot. And while escaping to the shore every weekend sounds amazing, not everyone can afford to do that. So why not escape to a pool that’s nearby for a day? While public pools are a great option, purchasing pool passes to one of the area's private pools is worth...

Tuesday, July 18, 2017, 2:56 PM

This ice cream is dairy-free, gluten-free and delicious

Snap Kitchen is all about grab-and-go food for the health conscious set and The Franklin Fountain dishes out artisan ice cream made with fresh, local ingredients. This summer, these two Philly favorites have collaborated on a special edition ice cream flavor that is both delicious and won’t...

Tuesday, July 18, 2017, 11:57 AM

PHOTOS: Fairmount French Fling Bar Crawl 2017

Over the weekend, Fairmount celebrated Bastille Day with the Bastille Day Festival at Eastern State Penitentiary, which kicked off with a celebration on Thursday night — the Fairmount French Fling Bar Crawl. Hosted by Kronenbourg, Philly2Night.com and UpcomingEvents.com, guests received a...

Monday, July 17, 2017, 4:33 PM

10 years of Philly Chit Chat

HughE Dillon needs no introduction in Philly. If there’s something noteworthy happening here, chances are he’s already on the scene or has already published a post to his popular news and gossip site Philly Chit Chat, which celebrates its 10 year anniversary tomorrow at Aqimero....

Monday, July 17, 2017, 2:52 PM

The best restaurants with gluten-free menus in Philadelphia

Don’t let your wheat allery get in the way of enjoying a great meal in Philadelphia. While cheesesteaks and Philly pretzels come to mind for a lot of tourists when talking about our food scene, we know we’re so much more than that, and can even argue we have one of the best food scenes...

Friday, July 14, 2017, 1:14 PM

Ardmore Restaurant Week 2017: Everything You Need to Know

Looking for a reason to escape the hustle and bustle of Center City? Plan a visit to Ardmore for their third annual restaurant week and see what this adorable Main Line town has cooking. From July 17 through July 30, 18 restaurants are participating along Ardmore’s Main Street and will offer...

Friday, July 14, 2017, 12:45 PM

A food truck for sugar fiends

If you’re a Philly foodie who loves Instagram, chances are you already know about the popular food truck Sugar Philly, which serves up only desserts. What you may not know is the story behind the sweet stuff. Back in 2010, it was launched by three friends from college who were hungry to jump...

Thursday, July 13, 2017, 12:37 PM

Become a sommelier in a week at the Wine School of Philadelphia

Love wine but wish you knew more about it? Sign up for the 10th annual Summer Wine School at the Wine School of Philadelphia (WSP) and become a registered three level sommelier in only one week — the only course of its kind offered in the United States. “We have students from come from...

Thursday, July 13, 2017, 11:16 AM

Where to celebrate Bastille Day 2017

Philadelphia undoubtedly has a thing for revolutions and no one (outside of France) does Bastille Day quite as well as the City of Brotherly Love. From the 23rd annual Bastille Day Festival at Eastern State Penitentiary to fabulous Bastille Day food/drink deals at some of the city’s swankiest...

Wednesday, July 12, 2017, 4:10 PM

Attention Foodies: Audi Feastival 2017 tickets are now on sale

As the saying goes, the early bird gets the worm and for Audi Feastival 2017, buying your tickets early means getting a 25% discount with the code JULY2017 until July 31. This year’s Audi Feastival will feature Nicholas Elmi (Bravo Top Chef Winner), Michael Solomonov (James Beard Outstanding...

Wednesday, July 12, 2017, 3:18 PM

The Best Philadelphia Casinos 2017

Whether you’re a fan of gambling or not, the best Philadelphia casinos offer so many options to keep you entertained for the weekend or even just for a few hours. From fine dining to live entertainment to getting zen at the spa, there’s so much to do in addition to trying your luck at...

Wednesday, July 12, 2017, 2:13 PM

Michelle Obama to appear at the 2017 Pennsylvania Conference for Women

If you were on the fence about attending the 2017 Pennsylvania Conference for Women, you’ll definitely want to register now that Michelle Obama will be there. The former First Lady will join in on a conversation at the conference, which will be held at the Pennsylvania Convention Center on...

Tuesday, July 11, 2017, 1:38 PM

Love Beyonce? You’ll love this yoga class

You already listen to Beyoncé to get pumped before a big night out or a morning at the gym, so how about incorporating Queen Bey into your yoga practice? Thanks to Priya Hot Yoga, you can do just that with their “Beyoncé Yoga Experience,” an intense, heated 90-minute Vinyasa...

Monday, July 10, 2017, 11:05 AM

Don’t miss out on these summer pizza pies in Philly

Summer is here and while we’re all about barbecues and burgers when the weather heats up, pizza is a pretty great option to, especially with special seasonal pies offered by Philadelphia restaurants. From gluten-free options to pizzas that are downright peachy, here are four summer pizza pies...

Monday, July 10, 2017, 9:54 AM