County Lines Magazine
Tuesday, 25 July 2017 18:46

Food News / August

Aston Abbey BrewingNew Brews

There’s yet another brewery in our area! Moving in down the street from 2SP Brewing Company in Delaware County and aiming to open soon, Aston Abbey Brewing Company plans to bring handcrafted Belgian beer—with hints of French and German inspiration—to our ever-growing beer scene. Husband and wife team Chuck and Sue McKenna are going for quality over quantity with a focus on unfiltered and unpasteurized brewing. 340 Turner Way, Aston. AstonAbbeyBrewing.com.

 

Special Supper

What better way to celebrate the Brandywine Conservancy’s 50th anniversary than a farm-to-table dinner prepared by Chef MacGregor Mann of Junto and the Millstone Café? Save the date for August 9, from 6 to 10 p.m., and dine in a historic Chadds Ford barn on Hill Girt Farm that was one of the first properties placed under conservation easement by the Brandywine Conservancy. Enjoy vegetables freshly picked from SIW Vegetables and a BYOB meal for this very special occasion. $65–$75. Brandywine.org/Conservancy/Events.

 

Frosé - frozen rosé wine.Frosé in a Bag

Wine in a bag has a new frozen friend—frosé on the go! Enjoy this rosé slushie on the beach, at a picnic or a BYOB summer festival using the same technique you used to make ice cream in a bag at camp—or maybe in your 5th grade science class. All you need is your favorite rosé, two small ziptop baggies, ice, salt and napkins or a towel. Find instructions at Food52.com.

 

Máquina Coffee RoastersCo-op Coffee

Calling all flavorful coffee lovers! Head to the West Chester Co-op to find coffee gem Máquina Coffee Roasters. This tiny roaster based in Gabe Boscana’s garage in Marshallton knows how to roast beans just enough so your coffee is clean and sweet—no milk or cream needed! High-quality, ready-to-order coffee beans are available for purchase at MaquinaCoffee.com or at the co-op’s Local Food Program. For another dimension in coffee, give them a try. More at WCFood.coop/2017-CSA-Program.

 

Levante at the Stables beer gardenOutdoor Oasis

Craft beer meets communal outdoor gathering at Levante Brewing Company’s second outpost, Levante at the Stables! A joint venture with West Chester’s Split Rail Tavern, this newly unveiled beer garden is now open in Chester Springs on the grounds of an 1840s farmhouse. Enjoy over two acres of cozy in- and outdoor seating, plus picnic tables, local food trucks with beer-friendly fare, live music, games, fire pits and more! 160 Park Rd., Chester Springs. LevanteBrewing.com/The-Stables.

 

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Friday, 30 December 2016 17:22

2017 Food Events

Thorncroft Equestrian Center "Lobstah" Bake


2017 Food Events

 

From food trucks to galas, mushrooms to chocolate delicacies, County
Lines Country offers an enormous number of festivals and parties to
eat, drink and be festive. We’ve put together a handy overview here,
but check the monthly events column in our magazine, online and in
our events newsletter for more and for more details.



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Thursday, 31 December 2015 07:23

2016 Food Events

2016 Food Events


For fun and fundraising—there are so many in County Lines Country. We can only list some here … be sure to check our monthly events column in our magazine, online and in our events newsletter for more EVENTS and FOR more details.


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