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Eat it – Turducken sandwich from Jake’s Sandwich Board

November 15th, 2010 · 3 Comments · Center City, Jake's Sandwich Board, Thanksgiving, sammich, shake

Don’t be a turkey! Get to Jake’s Sandwich Board and eat this sandwich ASAP, STAT, POSTHASTE! I hope those words mean something to you. I hope that you understand the words that are coming out from my keyboard. Once November hits, my body starts craving mashed potatoes, stuffing and turkey all smothered in gravy.  This [...]

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BCP Report Card #13 – Ladder 15

July 29th, 2010 · No Comments · Burger Club, Center City, Korean tacos, Ladder 15, Report Card, burger, fries

OVERALL GRADE: B Ladder 15 1528 Sansom Street Philadelphia, PA 19102-2804 (215) 964-9755 This is like Burger Club: The Lost Meating. I apologize for the terrible delay with the last of these. I believe this will be the last time I have to apologize for this though. I’m excited to announce that there will be [...]

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BCP Report Card #12 – Devil’s Alley

May 4th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Burger Club, Center City, Devil's Alley, Report Card

OVERALL GRADE: B Devil’s Alley 1907 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, PA? (215) 751-0707 I keep thinking this will be the last time I mention how I fail at timeliness but it won’t be. Back when this meating occurred there was snow on the ground. In fact if my memory serves me correctly this was the night [...]

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Extreme eating: burgers at Oscar’s Tavern

March 26th, 2010 · 3 Comments · Center City, Oscar's Tavern, burger, cheap eats, dive bar, friends, fries

This isn’t as extreme as the time I ate a burger while I rode my bmx bike off  a cliff into a ring of fire and then a shark ate me. No I just ate a burger at Oscar’s Tavern. That’s pretty fucking extreme (extreme language!) if you are familiar with this particular Philly dive [...]

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Burger Club Meating #12 – Devil’s Alley

February 5th, 2010 · No Comments · Burger Club, Center City

Oh look another meating of BCP, Philly’s premier burger club or something. Next week we are checking out Devil’s Alley. They have several burger options, including a homemade veggie burger and a turkey burger for you redmeataphobes. Also they have Golden Monkey on tap. This is going to be one for the record books. Maybe [...]

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Village Whiskey, you’re my fave in 2009

December 31st, 2009 · 4 Comments · 2009, Center City, Village Whiskey, burger, favorites

Once I heard about Village Whiskey I knew it would become one of my favorite spots in Philly. I wasn’t disappointed one bit and in the back of my head I am always scheming my next visit. I love the ambiance of this place. It’s warm and cozy. I imagine grabbing a table and spending [...]

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Testing my new camera and a burger

September 21st, 2009 · 2 Comments · Center City, Snow White, burger, burgerbaroness

So I finally made the leap and invested in my first DSLR. I went with the Nikon D60 because pretty much every food blogger I talked to was using a Nikon and it had everything that I wanted in a camera. The day I got it I was itching to test it out and so [...]

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Breaking: new Shank’s & Evelyn’s location OPEN

August 4th, 2009 · 2 Comments · Center City, cheap eats, jaimeshake, sandwich

Just got an email that the new Shank’s location is officially open at 120 S. 15th Street (in between Chestnut and Sansom) where J.B. Pastrami’s used to be.   Head over today and snag a roast pork sandwich for lunch (or whatever you want…i mean it’s all so GOOOD)!  People on their mailing list will receive [...]

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Book signing with Marc Vetri – Sat. 6/27 at Anthro

June 12th, 2009 · No Comments · Center City, food publications, jaimeshake

Lookie what just popped up in my inbox, courtesy of Anthropologie (I’m on their listserv.  Wish I could actually afford to shop there on the regular.) I don’t know why the subject line of the email says “Exclusive book signing with Marc Vetri” – I imagine it’s completely open to the public considering there’s no [...]

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BCP Report Card #3 – goodburger

June 2nd, 2009 · 4 Comments · Burger Club, Center City, Report Card, burger, burgerbaroness, goodburger

OVERALL GRADE: C goodburger – http://www.goodburgerpa.com 1725 Chestnut St. Philadelphia, PA 19102 215.569.4777 Sorry for the very long delay, I went out of town right after our meating.Thanks for your patience. I first want to start out this BCP report card by thanking the manager and staff for being so helpful to us during our [...]

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