Susanna Foo has opened a stand in the Lancaster County Farmer's Market in Wayne, selling dumplings and such Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays.
Shundeez, the Perisian BYOB in the old Roller's restaurant space at the upper end of Chestnut Hill, has closed after five years. Owner Maurice Lavasani blames the economy but says he will return to selling to-go at the Chestnut Hill Farmer's Market about Oct. 1.
Chip Roman, chef/owner of Blackfish in Conshohocken, just wrapped two weeks of work in the kitchen at the French Laundry in Yountville, Calif., as a learning experience. He also is scheduled to put in time at Le Bernardin in the next few months to study under Eric Ripert. Roman also has an Oct. 18 date at the James Beard House; here's the menu.
Thanks for your continued support...
We recently asked you to support our journalism. The response, in a word, is heartening. You have encouraged us in our mission — to provide quality news and watchdog journalism. Some of you have even followed through with subscriptions, which is especially gratifying. Our role as an independent, fact-based news organization has never been clearer. And our promise to you is that we will always strive to provide indispensable journalism to our community. Subscriptions are available for home delivery of the print edition and for a digital replica viewable on your mobile device or computer. Subscriptions start as low as 25¢ per day. We're thankful for your support in every way.