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Russian Turkey Roulades

Gluten-free diets have been generating a lot of buzz with many caregivers and physicians touting the benefits of a diet free of wheat, barley, rye and oats. Diets like this are restrictive by nature, but […]



Chef Walter’s BBQ Recipes

Don’t miss Chef Walter Staib on A Taste of History, winner of Two Emmy Awards, airing every Saturday on PBS NJN at 5:30 pm & WHYY at 4:00 pm (Check your local PBS channel for […]


Dietz & Watson Summer Salads

Chef Walter Staib stopped by Talk Philly to share some delicious Dietz & Watson summer salad recipes with Pat & Ukee.


(City Tavern, 138 South Second Street, at the corner of Walnut.  File photo)

National Park Service Puts City Tavern Lease Up For Bids

The landmark City Tavern Concession contract will be expiring soon and as KYW’s Michelle Durham reports, the property is owned by the National Park Service and officials there have opened the bidding process on a 10 year lease on the property.


(City Tavern, 138 South Second Street, at the corner of Walnut.  File photo)

Bidding Opened For New (Or Returning) Operator Of Old City’s City Tavern

The National Park Service is opening the bidding process for a new 10-year lease on the landmark property at 2nd and Walnut Streets.


Putting Together A Summer Party

A summer party is always fun to plan, but you need a great menu and a pretty table setting to really do it right. Chef Walter Staib of City Tavern stopped by to share some […]


Chef Walter Staib’s Easter Banquet Recipes

All families have traditions for their holiday celebration they look forward to year round. Dietz & Watson® offers a wide assortment of holiday hams prefect for every table from their Chef Carved to a Black Forest Spiral Cut & many more, all fully cooked, just heat & bring to the table.


Chef Walter’s Healthier Pasta

A new study shows that diabetes increases your risk of death. In fact, it cuts an average of six years off your life. To control diabetes, or avoid it all together, you need to watch […]


Chef Walter Staib’s Beef Pie

Chef Walter Staib is proud to present these delicious recipes adapted from his cookbook –The City Tavern Cookbook: Recipes from the Birthplace of American Cuisine ©2009 by Walter Staib and Running Press.



Philly Chef Talks About Cooking In The 18th Century

Chef Walter Stab of City Tavern restaurant says people in the 18th century cooked very differently than the way we cook today.


Dietz & Watson Gourmet Lite Turkey Stir Fry

A recipe by Walter Staib Serves 4 2 tablespoons sesame oil 4 cloves garlic, chopped 1 cup sliced red onion 1 cup baby carrots, sliced on a bias 1 cup celery, sliced on a bias […]


Chef Walter’s Recipes For Better Blood Sugar

City Tavern’s Chef Walter Staib, who is also Deborah Heart and Lung’s Chef Ambassador, stops by to share some of his blood sugar-friendly recipes with Dave Huddleston. Click here to view this week’s recipes… Watch […]


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Top Celebrity Chef Restaurants In Philadelphia

In the last decade or so, chefs have been elevated to superstar status–right up there with our favorite Phillies and Eagles. Here’s a list of chef’s restaurants to try in the city.


Chef Staib’s Angus Beef Rouladen Recipe

Chef Staib is taking you to visit the land of Hansel & Gretel, his home the Black Forest.