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Vanilla Bean Shortage Threatens To Spoil Ice Cream Season

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Could a vanilla shortage in Madagascar impact your summertime ice cream cone?

Eric Burley of Franklin Fountain says in one year, their vanilla bean prices have spiked from $97 a gallon to $205 a gallon. 188 more words


Philadelphia Museum of Art - Edible Still Life

November 18th, 2015
Philadelphia Museum of Art – Edible Still Life

When you enter through the main entrance, Augustus Saint-Gaudens’s Diana greets you from the top of the Museum’s Great Stair Hall. 203 more words


Franklin Fountain How Long is Your Line?

I heard on our tour that Franklin Fountain is the place to have ice cream!  And I heard that we had to expect to wait in a long line and to bring cash only.   181 more words

Trip Reviews

The Franklin Fountain

The Franklin Fountain is Philly’s must-go ice cream place.

Located at the edge of Old City is this cute little vintage building with yellow highlights. 225 more words


Ice Cream From Old City Shop To Be Served As Dessert For Pope Francis

By John McDevitt

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — It’s no secret that Pope Francis has a sweet tooth. The Holy Father will be served a dessert at a dinner on Saturday made from an Old City ice cream shop. 121 more words


Foodie Travels: Philadelphia

I had the pleasure of spending this past Labor Day Weekend in the home of hoagies, cheesesteaks, and brotherly love – Philadelphia. This was my first visit to America’s birthplace and it was an absolute foodie delight! 577 more words

Brittani Wills