House and Barn Chef Wins 21st Annual PA Taste of Elegance

Photo is courtesy of the PA Pork Producers Council Facing some stiff culinary competition, House and Barn Restaurant Executive Chef Nate Weida wowed the judges with his delicious bacon wrapped pork tenderloin confit, capturing first-place in the 21st Annual PA Taste of Elegance competition at SteelStacks Oct. 24. As the winner, Weida took [...]

21st Annual PA Taste of Elegance Chef Competition Oct. 24 to Benefit ArtsQuest

Unique culinary experience gives attendees opportunity to sample dynamic dishes made with pork Calling all foodies: skip cooking on October 24 and come meet your local chefs!  Held on Monday, October 24, 6 p.m., at ArtsQuest Center’s Musikfest Café, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem, the Taste of Elegance competition lets you sample a variety of gourmet-level [...]

Calling all bakers! Expanded Baking Contest at Apple Days

Join Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites at its third annual Apple Days on Saturday, September 10 and Sunday, September 11 from 10 am to 4 pm at Burnside Plantation, 1499 Schoenersville Road, for an exciting, newly expanded Apple Days baking contest.  Enter your own original irresistible apple recipe for a chance to win first or [...]

Fall in Love with Apples

3rd Annual Weekend of Family Fun at Apple Days Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites announces the third annual Apple Days weekend at Burnside Plantation, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, will be held on Saturday, September 10 and Sunday, September 11 from 10 am - 4 pm. The fall family-fun activities include apple [...]

21st Annual Pennsylvania Pork Taste of Elegance Chef Competition Call for Chef Entries and Recipes!

2015 Taste of Elegance first place winner Chef Cristian Gonzalez of The Hamilton Kitchen and Bar prepared sweet potato gnocchi with pork neck ragout, pan seared pork belly, bacon black garlic foam, almond puree, crispy guanciale and cilantro. Source: Pennsylvania Pork Producers Council The Pennsylvania TASTE OF ELEGANCE is turning 21 this year!  [...]

Girl Scout Cookie Crunch Feb. 28 at SteelStacks

Girl Scout Cookies Inspire Area Chefs to Create Culinary Masterpieces Limoncello Cheesecake made with fresh berries and Girl Scout Lemonades®; thick, delicious brownies with bits of Thin Mints®; and decadent Dessert Sushi featuring Caramel deLites® are among the desserts and dishes guests can sample during the 2nd-annual Girl Scout Cookie Crunch Feb. 28, 1-3 p.m., [...]

Chocolate and Romance in the 18th and 19th Centuries

Chocolate! Flowers! Valentines! What says romance more than these? Tour the 1833 Mixsell House to learn the story of chocolate in the 19th century and the romantic language of flowers as you peruse a collection of period valentines and learn some fascinating facts about courtship in the Victorian Era. Josh Early Candies is partnering with [...]

5th Year of Bethlehem’s VegFest This Saturday

The Festival is August 22, 2015 from 11 AM to 6 PM This festival brings together an amazing array of vegan natural food providers, top national speakers and chefs, and educational exhibitors in a fun and welcoming environment. It is a chance to talk directly to food producers, learn the newest items in the marketplace, [...]

Turning Tongues Blue for 23 Years!

BLUEBERRIES – AND SO MUCH MORE Hailed as the “Sweetest Festival of the Summer,” the 2015 Blueberry Festival promises live music, local crafters, children’s games, colonial demonstrations, beer, wine and mead tastings and, of course, blueberry pie and blueberry ice cream. Historic Bethlehem Museum & Sites will host the 2015 Blueberry Festival Saturday, July 18 [...]

Allentown’s Andrea Tantaros & Family on Fox & Friends Today

Andrea Tantaros is an American conservative political analyst and commentator who currently rotates as a co-host on The Five and Outnumbered on Fox News Channel at 5 pm EST and 12 pm EST, respectively. Tantaros also appears regularly on the Fox Business Channel and writes a weekly column for the New York Daily News. Tantaros [...]