13 December - Holiday and Induction Dinner at the Union League's Torresdale Country Club
15 November - Tour de France at Bibou
4 October - French and Asian Fusion at Restaurant Nectar
2 August - Summer picnic and Private wine Tour
14 June - Dinner at Carmine's Creole Cafe
08 May - Private dinner at The Capital Grille.
28 March - Private tour and dinner at The National Constitution Center.
22 February - Chinese New Year Dinning at Restaurant Susanna Foo.
21 December - Induction and Holiday dinner the Union League's 1862 Restaurant.
19 October - Kistler Dinner at Restaurant Ela.
10 October - Pio Cesare Dinner at Restaurant Paradiso.
14 September - Regional Flavors at the Silverspoon Restaurant.
8 June - Chaine Picnic at the DuPortail House.
27 April - Tour of France at Restaurant Le Cheri.
23 March - Heart and Soul of Italy at Restaurant Savona.
23 February - Champagne Brunch at The Fountain at the Four Seasons.
26 January - Sushi Dinner at Restaurant Bluefin.
9 December - Holiday and Induction Dinner The Philadelphia Union League.
10 November - A Tale of Two Rivieras at Restaurant Fork.
13 October - Playful Comfort at The Mildred.
15 September - Dinner at the historic Birchrunville Store Cafe.
23 June - Cellar Gems Restaurant Pumpkin.
19 May - Flavors of Spring Restaurant Blackfish.
7 April - A Tour de France at Restaurant Bibou.
10 March - Bounty of Chester County at Restaurant Majolica.
9 February - Titanic First Class Dinner at The Franklin Institute.
14 January - Mondiale - Great Spanish Wines at Restaurant Jamonera.
2 December - Restaurant 1862, at the Union League
4 November - Restaurant Heirloom
14 October - Brauhaus Schmitz
08 September - The Barnes Museum
22 July - Restaurant Le Bec Fin
08 June - Restaurant Lacroix
20 May - Restaurant The Farm and Fisherman
22 April - Restaurant Ela
18 March - Restaurant Sbraga
26 February - Restaurant Yangming
28 January - Four Seasons Philadelphia
11 December The Union League
20 November Restaurant Osteria
18 September Restaurant Mica
7 August Chaine Picnic
12 June Barnes Foundation
22 May Sycamore Restaurant
10 April Fountain Restaurant
13 March Fish Restaurant
13 February Suzanna Foo's Gourmet Kitchen
23 January The Four Seasons (Mondiale)
19 December Le Bec Fin Restaurant
14 November The Prime Rib Restaurant
17 October Koo Zee Doo Restaurant
19 September Nectar Nectar Restaurant
15 August Delaware Valley Chaine des Rotisseurs Picnic
6 June Gilmore's Restaurant
2 May Distrito Restaurant
11 April Paradiso Restaurant & Wine Bar - Mondiale event
10 March Union League 1862 Restaurant
15 February Fond
10 January Lacroix - Enjoy a world-class brunch with the Delaware Valley Chaine
6 December Le Bec Fin
9 August DV Chaine Picnic - Fire on the mountain catered by DV Chaine member Joe Koye's Wild Blue catering. Images can be viewed here.
9 November Nunzio's Chef Nunzio Patruno prepared an unbelievable truffle-based dinner for us, which we paired (in true Mondiale du Vin style) with some classic wines from the Piedmont. Images can be viewed here
3 August Our Annual Picnic was held at the magnificent home of Harriet and Ron Lassin. Event Chair Pierre Rausch put together a fabulous Caribbean event. What a wonderful day!
22 June Table 31 This was a spectacular dinner in Georges Perrier and Chris Scarduzio's fabulous new space in the Comcast Center.
5 May Blackfish Recently ranked as the #3 restaurant in the area by Philadelphia Magazine. Owner/Chef Chip Roman prepared an outstanding dinner for us; as an added bonus, we went with and "old world, new world" wine theme!
30 March Carmine's Creole Cafe Our March event was a fabulous and authentic New Orleans dinner at Carmine's in Bryn Mawr!
24 February Sang Kee - We celebrated the Chinese New Year...the Year of the Rat...at Sang Kee Restaurant in Chinatown. Michael Chow served us an authentic Hong Kong New Year Feast.
13 January Supper - Another wonderful evening of fine food, great service and Chaine camaraderie!
Four Seasons - Induction and Holiday black-tie dinner at the fabulous Four Seasons Hotel. Chef Martin Hamaan and his crew prepared a fantastic six course menu for us.
FUJI - Dinner at Matt Ito's FUJI Japanese Restaurant in its brand new Haddonfield location. Fuji just received a 3-bell review from Craig LaBan.
RAE - Chef Daniel Stern's RAE was just voted one of the Best New Restaurants in America by Esquire Magazine.
Water Works - one of Philadelphia's most romantic restaurants. Enjoy great food, a wonderful view, and a sense of history in this impressive building constructed in 1812.
Our annual summer picnic at the Greenacres Country Club
Osteria - Marc Vetri's new restaurant.
Gala Jeune Commis National Finals Award Dinner at The Rittenhouse Hotel. (Please note that this is a Saturday!)
Susanna Foo Gourmet Kitchen - her new restaurant in the Main Line.
XIX at the Park Hyatt Bellevue Hotel.
Overtures...An Evening with Bordeaux
Savona - Our Gala Induction and Holiday Celebration!
Amada - Hot new Spanish restaurant where we will have a multiple course dinner with authentic tapas and Spanish wines.
Gayle - Chef/owner Daniel Stern (LBF on his resume) is creating culinary magic at his new restaurant
Jake's - Long-time member of the Chaine and multiple award winner Bruce Cooper is back for the Delaware Valley Bailliage.
our fabulous Summer Picnic...
at the Gladwyne estate of Shelly and Harriet Margolis...
food prepared by some of Philadelphia's finest chefs!
the "Russell Baum Scholarship Dinner"
at Susanna Foo's
Restaurant Alba - Sean and Kelly Weinberg prepared a feast for us at their lovely BYOB in Malvern.
Ristorante Panorama - Riedel Crystal and Wine Tasting
Champagne Dinner at
A special evening at the Restaurant School
honoring the Jeunes Commis Rotisseurs, Mid-Atlantic
French Bistro PIF
with Chef David Ansill
We celebrated our annual Holiday Dinner at Lacroix at the Rittenhouse Hotel
A visit to "Alison at Blue Bell"
Alison Barshak is remembered as the first chef at
An Autumnal Dinner Amicale at Le Jardin at the Art Alliance
Our season opening affair...celebrated at Georges Perrier's
Le Bec-Fin, Philadelphia's premier culinary "Mecca"!
A trip to Greenacres Country Club area for our Summer Party
The season ending dinner at Davio's.
Dinner at Bianca in Bryn Mawr