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Italian Market Festival in Philly

bluehensfan May 14, 2009 06:42 AM

It's that time of year again. Stop eating now to save room for the porcetta, mangos, and other treats! http://9thstreetitalianmarketfestival...

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    Hellolaura May 16, 2009 05:42 AM

    I've never been to the Festival....what should I expect, what should I seek out to eat? Thanks!

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    1. re: Hellolaura
      TwoBellies May 16, 2009 07:00 AM

      Get the Holy Trinity! Pat's or Genos, then George's Roast Pork, then head to Sarcones to pickup a classis Italian for the ride home. Muahahaha!

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      Bigley9 May 14, 2009 07:28 PM

      and a lovely limoncello from Villa d Roma (I hope!)

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      1. re: Bigley9
        LauraInPhilly May 16, 2009 07:32 AM

        Dom pours the best shot of limoncello

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        mazza3 May 14, 2009 12:54 PM

        it has been on my calendar for months and i can't stop the drool now!!! this fest makes me feel like a spoiled spoiled brat that i grew up around the corner from 9th street.

        oh roasted piggie, sing to me!

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          Laura D. May 14, 2009 07:39 AM

          Thanks for posting this...I would have completely forgotten about it!

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          1. re: Laura D.
            bluehensfan May 15, 2009 04:42 AM

            No problem....I actually look forward to this one for months (and the Greek Festival at St. George's http://stgeorgecathedralfestival.com/... )

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            TwoBellies May 14, 2009 06:48 AM

            I'm there like white on rice. Will be my 4th year in a row, Get Some!

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