A Feast Fit for a Pope

When Pope Francis—formerly Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio, archbishop of Buenos Aires—visited Philadelphia the last weekend of September, he had plenty of options for fare to remind him of home. There’s Alma de Cuba, a bustling restaurant off Rittenhouse Square, or Gavin’s Café, a nondescript Argentinean eatery tucked between apartment buildings in the Fitler Square neighborhood. […]

A Mushroom Grows in Philly

Philadelphia-based Mycopolitan Mushroom Company, a three-man team, turns the basement of an auto-parts factory into a thriving farm. My first feature for this new publication. (Summer 2015 issue)