Book Signing at Barnes & Noble Willow Grove
Dec
15
5:00 PM17:00

Book Signing at Barnes & Noble Willow Grove

Join me at Barnes & Noble of Willow Grove for an early evening book signing. Swing by for your copies of Pennsylvania Scrapple: A Delectable History, and I'll be signing books for all my scrapple-loving friends. Shameless plug: they make great presents for any pork lover!

Find Barnes & Noble at: 102 Park Avenue in Willow Grove

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Scrapple Brunch & Signing at A Culture Factory
Dec
16
10:00 AM10:00

Scrapple Brunch & Signing at A Culture Factory

I couldn't be more thrilled to be collaborating with the incredibly inspirational and super-talented chef and kombucha producer, Olga of Baba's Bucha. I'll be visiting her Culture Factory for a pop-up scrapple brunch and book signing. You will not want to miss this event—full menu to come!

Parking available. More info on a Culture Factory online or on Facebook.

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Book Signing at Antietam Valley Farmers' & Artists' Market
Dec
9
9:00 AM09:00

Book Signing at Antietam Valley Farmers' & Artists' Market

  • Antietam Valley Recreation Center @ Carsonia Park (map)
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I'm excited to join fellow local authors for a book signing at the Antietam Valley Farmers' & Artists' Winter Market. We'll be offering books for sale and signing from 9 a.m.–noon at the Antietam Valley Recreation Center at Carsonia Park. Additional craft and food vendors will be a part of the event.

Visit Antietam Farmers Market Facebook for more details.

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Scrapple Brunch at Stickman Brews
Nov
26
12:00 PM12:00

Scrapple Brunch at Stickman Brews

Couldn't be more excited for one serious scrapple-meets-coffee-meets-beer event at Royersford's Stickman Brews. My friends at Gourmand Food Truck will be featuring one mighty scrapple-infused menu, while I'll be slinging and signing books. It gets better ... I will also be sampling South Philly-roasted Herman's Coffee, and even cooler, Stickman will tap their exclusive collab, Muffin Top, a Belgian stout with coffee, for your enjoyment. 

For more info, follow Stickman Brews on Facebook or visit them online

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BOOK SIGNING AT SHORTY'S SUNFLOWER CAFE
Nov
25
8:00 AM08:00

BOOK SIGNING AT SHORTY'S SUNFLOWER CAFE

I'm thrilled to be able to collaborate with one of my most favorite brunch spots, Shorty's Sunflower Cafe, for a fun-filled brunch book signing. Swing by for brunch and sample the most delicious breakfast stack, the Flying Dutchman—a dish I referenced in Pennsylvania Scrapple: A Delectable History—and also find me slinging & signing my book's in the cafe's event room. Consider this a perfect stop as your Christmas shopping kicks into high gear!

Find Shorty's Sunflower Cafe at: 1494 North Charlotte Street in Pottstown

Can't wait to see you there!

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Book Signing at Firefly Bookstore
Nov
18
3:00 PM15:00

Book Signing at Firefly Bookstore

I'm excited to introduce Pennsylvania Scrapple: A Delectable History to the town of Kutztown, Pa at the fabulous Firefly Bookstore. Please join me for a fun author meet and greet and book signing. I would love to talk scrapple with each and every one of you! Additionally, rumor has it that scrapple samples will be made available!

Find the bookstore at: 271 W Main St, Kutztown, Pennsylvania

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Scrapple Ice Cream Sandwich Social & Book Signing at Franklin Fountain
Nov
17
12:00 PM12:00

Scrapple Ice Cream Sandwich Social & Book Signing at Franklin Fountain

I couldn't be more excited to collaborate with Franklin Fountain, Philly's ice cream kingpins—who are equally enthusiastic about Pennsylvania Dutch culture—for a fun-filled book signing. We'll transform for the old-time ice cream parlor into a Dutch wonderland, featuring scrapple ice cream sandwiches built with house-made scrapple ice cream on toasted corncakes and books for sale. You have never experienced scrapple like this before! Books for sale at $20 a piece.

Find Franklin Fountain at: 116 Market Street in Philadelphia's Old City neighborhood

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Chewy's Food Truck Pop-Up & Book Signing at Herman's Coffee
Oct
28
9:30 AM09:30

Chewy's Food Truck Pop-Up & Book Signing at Herman's Coffee

Please join me for a fun-filled scrapple sandwich pop-up at Herman's Coffee. From 9:30-11:30 a.m., we're inviting Chewy's Food Truck on-site to sling his stellar breakfast sandwiches—scrapple included, of course—and I'll be signing copies of my book. Don't skip trying an espresso tonic or seasonal latte with your porky 'wich.

Looking forward to seeing you there!

Find me at: Herman's Coffee, 1313-17 South 3rd St., Philadelphia, PA 19147

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HAPPY HOUR BOOK SIGNING AT URBAN VILLAGE
Oct
19
5:00 PM17:00

HAPPY HOUR BOOK SIGNING AT URBAN VILLAGE

My friends at Urban Village Brewing Company are hosting a happy hour book signing with yours truly on Thursday, October 19 from 5-7 p.m. Come meet & greet with me, talk scrapple and get a book signed! (Special book rate of $20 per person at the event.) 

For the event, Urban Village’s chef, Chris Davis, will prepare a one-night-only special scrapple pizza featuring the beloved breakfast meat. The brewery’s standard happy hour specials will be in effect from 5-7 p.m, as well, with beers are marked down ($1.50 for a 4 oz. taster, $3 for half pints and $5 for full pours) and a selection of four happy hour pizzas available at $10 a pop.

Find Urban Village at: The Schmidt’s Commons, 1001 North 2nd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19123

 

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Scrapple Spectacular
Oct
15
10:00 AM10:00

Scrapple Spectacular

Amy Strauss, author of upcoming Pennsylvania Scrapple: A Delectable History, visiting Grain KSQ on Sunday, October 15th for a day of Scrapple Flavored Fun! 

Grain Craft Bar + Kitchen will be hosting a conversation, book signing and cooking demonstration with Philadelphia Food and Drink writer - Amy Strauss, author of upcoming book, Pennsylvania Scrapple: A Delectable History on Sunday, October 15th. The one day brunch event will include special scrapple creations and related beverages by Dogfish Head Brewery.

Grain’s Executive Chef Jim Berman will bring together the worlds of Pennsylvania Dutch and Kennett Square with a live cooking demonstration to create a unique scrapple mushroom brunch dish upstairs at the beautiful glass enclosed dining area, known as 410@Grain.

During Grain’s brunch, from 10-2:30, Chef and Ms Strauss have created unique, scrapple themed additions to the brunch menu. In 2016, Elle Decor Magazine awarded Grain Craft Bar + Kitchen as having one of America’s fifty greatest brunches. No reservations will be accepted, and all ages are welcome.

Confirm your attendance on Facebook.

Find Grain KQ at: 108 W State Street, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania 

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Apple-Scrapple Festival
Oct
14
9:00 AM09:00

Apple-Scrapple Festival

Bridgeville, Delaware—the home of Rapa Scrapple—holds another scrapple claim to fame: the town hosts the annual Apple Scrapple Festival. (The town also hosts the World Championship Punkin Chunkin contest. Weird place.) The apple-meets-scrapple celebration brings more than 40,000 food lovers out for a two-day festival. I will be on-site on Oct. 14, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., signing my books!

Come join me for some scrapple fun! Be sure to save room for the all-you-can-eat scrapple breakfast and watch the Little Miss Apple Scrapple pageant and the Scrapple Sling.

More info.

Find it at: 311 Market Street, Bridgeville, Delaware

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