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#173: Eat at the world’s greatest restaurants (Garces Trading Company

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#173: Eat at the world’s greatest restaurants (Garces Trading Company

To me, some of the best culinary experiences transpose me to a different time and place. I like to think that I’m sitting in a café amongst the vineyards of France or Italy outside in the sunshine and warmth. That’s hard to recreate on a hot and humid street in downtown Philadelphia, but somehow Jose Garces accomplished it. Jose Garces is most famous for his win on The Next Iron Chef, but he has been operating Garces Trading Company on Locust Street in Philadelphia since 2009. The café not only contains a list of unique and fresh ingredients on their menu, but also a boutique wine and cheese shop. You can sit inside among the shoppers of the store or...

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