Bucks Food Calendar: September 9, 2011

Let’s just skip talking about the weather, eh?

Moving right along, September is bursting with food activity. Farm to table dinners, wine (and polo), church suppers, firehouse breakfasts and harvest festivals. Here’s a few highlights for the next couple of weeks.

Farm-to-Table Dinners. Check out the calendar for the 2nd annual farm-to-table dinner hosted by None Such Farms in Buckingham. Max Hansen Caterers will be preparing the food again at this fundraiser which takes place outside at the farm. Look also for the Chef Series of dinners created by the Kitchen Potager in Ottsville. This Sunday’s dinner is with Chef Drew Abbate of the Vine and Fig Tree Bistro in Doylestown. See our previous post for a listing of all the chef dinners taking place this month.

Speaking of farm-to-table dinners, here’s a “save the date.” The Bucks County Foodshed Alliance will be holding its first farm-to-table fundraiser on Sunday, October 23 at Earl’s Bucks County in Lahaska. Under the direction of general manager, David Zuckerman, Earl’s has established a reputation for fine dining using many local Bucks County farms for product. Come spend an evening and enjoy a four-course delicious seasonal meal with wine. For more information, contact the Bucks County Foodshed Alliance at this email: admin@BucksCountyFoodshedAlliance.org

The 6th Annual Wine + Polo event (also a fundraiser, benefiting the Bucks SPCA this year) has just been rescheduled from this Saturday, September 10 to Saturday, September 24, due to flooding along River Road. In fact, if you plan on going anywhere near the river this weekend, please call ahead. Many roads have been closed.

Also rescheduled due to wet weather is the last of a series of summer farm tours presented by the Bucks County Foodshed Alliance. This tour of Snipes Farm in Morrisville was supposed to happen on September 7 and has been rescheduled for Wednesday, September 14. A potluck begins at 6:30 pm and the tour begins at 7:30 pm. For more information, see the Bucks County Foodshed Alliance’s website.

Painting by: jeanchildsbuzgo.com

On a sad note, I just received a “goodbye” email from the Cafe at Rosemont. Apparently they are closing. This landmark, cozy restaurant in Rosemont, New Jersey has warmed many a heart with its delicious breakfasts and special dinners. Wishing you the best and so sorry to see you go.

For more details on any of these events, please go to our full calendar, Food Events in Bucks County. Have a lovely, dry weekend. Follow Bucks County Taste also on Facebook and Twitter.

Friday, September 9:

  • Stockton Farmers’ Market, Stockton, NJ [1-7 pm]
  • Summer BBQ @ Lumberville General Store, Lumberville [3 – 7 pm]
  • Ottsville Farmers’ Market, Linden Hill Gardens, Ottsville [4-8 pm]
  • Beer Tasting, Phillips’ Fine Wines, Stockton, NJ [4-6 pm]
  • Friday Wine & Music @ Hopewell Valley Vineyards, Pennington, NJ [5-8 pm]
  • Spaghetti Dinner @ Delaware Valley Fire Co., Erwinna [5:30 – 7:30 pm]
  • Wine and Music Series Under the Stars @ Old York Cellars, Ringoes [6 – 9 pm]
  • Wine Tasting for Singles @ Crossing Vineyards, Washington Crossing [7 – 9 pm]
  • Summer Wine & Music Series @ Crossing Vineyards, Washington Crossing [7 – 10 pm]

Saturday, September 10:

  • Perkasie Farmers’ Market, Perkasie [8 am – 12 pm]
  • Plumsteadville Grange Farm Market, Plumsteadville [9 am – 12 pm]
  • Turkey Hoagies @ Chalfont Fire Co., Chalfont [9 am – 12:30 pm]
  • Wrightstown Farmers’ Market, Wrightstown [9 am-1 pm]
  • Stockton Farmers’ Market, Stockton, NJ [9 am-4 pm]
  • Herbes de Provence @ Tinicum Herb Barn, Erwinna [10 am – 12:30 pm]
  • Wine Tasting @ Phillips’ Fine Wines, Stockton, NJ [12-6 pm]
  • Oyster Picnic @ Old Goshenhoppen Church, Woxall [12 – 6:30 pm]
  • 2011 46th Polish-American Festival @ National Shrine of Our Lady of Czestochowa, Doylestown [12 – 8 pm]
  • 6th Annual Wine + Polo Event @ Tinicum State Park, Tinicum [1 – 5 pm] Rescheduled to September 24
  • Wine Festival Benefiting Special Needs Children @ Peace Valley Holistic Center, Chalfont [2 – 5 pm]
  • Beer Tasting @ New Hope Beverage, New Hope [3-7 pm]
  • Second Saturdays in Frenchtown [3 – 9 pm]
  • Second Saturdays in New Hope [3 – 9 pm]
  • Dinner @ Plumsteadville Fire Co., Plumsteadville [4 – 8 pm]
  • Lobster Pot Dinner (fundraiser) @ Vereinigung Erzgebirge Club, Warminster [4 – 10 pm]
  • Grapevine Express Wine & Cheese Pairing @ New Hope & Ivyland Railroad, New Hope [5 – 7 pm]
  • Saturday Wine & Music @ Hopewell Valley Vineyards, Pennington [5-8 pm]

Sunday, September 11:

  • Saucon Valley Farmers’ Market, Hellertown [9 am – 1 pm]
  • Hunterdon Land Trust Farmers’ Market, Flemington, NJ [9 am-1 pm]
  • Stockton Farmers’ Market, Stockton, NJ [10 am – 4 pm]
  • Chicken BBQ – Perkasie Lions Club, Perkasie [12 – 3 pm]
    2011 46th Polish-American Festival @ National Shrine of Our Lady of Czestochowa, Doylestown [12 – 8 pm]
  • How Sweet It Is: Pairing Wine and Chocolate @ Crossing Vineyards, Washington Crossing [2- 4 pm]
  • Music @ Villa Milagro Vineyards, Finesville, NJ [2- 5 pm]
  • Grapevine Express Wine & Cheese Pairing @ New Hope & Ivyland Railroad, New Hope [5 – 7 pm]
  • “A Symphony of Flavors” @ Prallsville Mills, Stockton, NJ [5 – 7:30 pm]
  • Farm to Table Dinner @ None Such Farm, Buckingham [5 – 9:30 pm]
  • Chef Dinner Series: Chef Drew Abbate @ Linden Hill Gardens, Ottsville [6 – 9:30 pm]

Monday, September 12:

No events

Tuesday, September 13:

  • Langhorne Farmers’ Market, Langhorne [3:30 – 6:30 pm]
  • 94 Cents Cookie Night @ Chubby’s Dairy Barn, Plumsteadville [6 – 9 pm]
  • Literate Epicures of Newtown, Newtown [7 – 8:30 pm]
  • Soldier’s Benefit Cooking Class @ Yardley Inn, Yardley [7 – 9 pm]

Wednesday, September 14:

  • Pierogy Wednesdays @ St. Anne Ukrainian, Warrington [9 am – 12 pm]
  • The Farmers’ Market @ Playwicki Farm, Feasterville [4 – 7 pm]
  • Complimentary Beer Tasting @ the Copper Leaf Grill, Buckingham [5 – 9 pm]
  • Wine Down Wednesdays @ Old Bethlehem Road Hotel, Quakertown [6 – 9 pm]
  • Summer Farm Tour: Snipes Farm, Morrisville [6:30 – 8:30 pm]

Thursday, September 15:

  • Uncle Dave’s 94 cents Ice Cream Cones @ Shady Brook Farm, Yardley [3 – 9 pm]
  • Lower Makefield Farmers’ Market, Lower Makefield [3:30 – 6:30 pm]
  • New Hope Farmers’ Market, New Hope [3:30-7:30 pm]
  • Clam Bake @ Logan Inn, New Hope [5 – 9 pm]
  • Sushi Night in the Wine Cellar – The Inn at Lambertville Station, Lambertville, NJ [6 – 10 pm]

For more details on any of these events, please go to our full calendar, Food Events in Bucks County. Follow Bucks County Taste on Facebook and Twitter.

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  1. Hi Lynne,
    I just saw the article about The Cafe at Rosemont and saw that you used an image of one of my paintings of the interior. I am fine with people using my images, but I do require that people provide a link to my website when doing so. I was a huge fan of The Cafe and did a series of 8 paintings of the interior. I titled the series “Our Spot” because everyone who was a regular had a special spot that they would like to sit each time they came. It is truly a place that never can be replaced. I would love to share my art with the many patrons of The Cafe, and give them an opportunity to have an image that can preserve the memory of their spot at The Cafe forever. I also am doing a series on The Black Bass Hotel if you ever do an article on them. I will be continuing to paint interiors of these beautiful, landmark places. Please check out my website, and if there are any images that you would like to use, I would gladly give you permission if you just include my website info. Can you please put the image in your publication again (to relate it to the article) and provide your readers with a link to my website: jeanchildsbuzgo.com
    Please email me and let me know when to expect the addition in your upcoming publication so I can keep an eye out for it.
    Thank you very much for this opportunity,
    Jean Childs Buzgo

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