Ten days. That’s how long it took for me to utter a sentence I never thought I would hear come out of my mouth: “Please, no more meat.”  After nearly two straight weeks of lunches and dinners centered around mountainous slabs of protein, I was beat. A heart-throbbing (possibly a sign of an impending heart attack?) pang […]

Vegan Summer Cocktails

When the sun comes out, so do the thirst quenchers. Cocktails are one of the best options to beat the heat and start the party. However, believe it or not, not all cocktails are vegan, and so vegans have limited options when it comes to cocktails. Let’s jump in to the options for a vegan cocktail […]


Just a hop, skip and a jump from Penn’s campus, hidden in what looks like a regular house on Spring Garden Street, there is a cooler-cart with a giant wheel, a man with a mustache, a woman in an adorable sundress dress, and a whole lot of ice cream. The Beese Knees ice cream cake company, […]


The sun is out, the birds are singing, and summer is young enough that we’re still excited when we run into mountains of blistering red tomatoes and heaping piles of sweet corn at the farmers’ market. Oh, and our stomachs are grumbling– but that’s the usual here at Penn Appetit.  In celebration of all things summer, we […]