PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A sausage cutting ceremony took place at Reading Terminal Market Wednesday for the grand opening of a new food stand.
Rebecca Foxman is co-owner of the new Reading Terminal Market food stand Fox and Son, which has taken over the space of the former Salumeria Cheese Stand.READ MORE: Photos Capture Smoke Billowing Out Of Center City High Rise
“It’s fun, county fair-style food such as corn dogs,” said Foxman.
Her partner, Ezekial Ferguson, is the “son” in Fox and Son.READ MORE: Philadelphia Weather: Fast Storm System To Bring Snow To Parts Of Delaware Valley Sunday Evening
“I also throw around the term ‘curd enthusiast.’ When you’re cheese making, you first get curds, you pack them into a mold and that’s what makes a wheel of cheese,” Ferguson said. “So it’s the interim between the milk and the actual finished product.”
Cheese curds are a main item in one of their signature products here, a Canadian specialty called “poutine.”MORE NEWS: All 100 Lab Monkeys Accounted For After Several Escape Pennsylvania Crash
“It’s hand cut french fries, beef gravy and fresh squeaky cheese curds,” Foxman said.