Tara Nurin

About Tara

Tara Nurin

Tara Nurin is a veteran freelance journalist based just outside  Philadelphia. The former TV reporter specializes in craft beer, dining and destination coverage and writes regularly about her three passions – Philly, food, drink – for local and national pubs. 

Tara, who grew up speaking Spanish and French, spent childhood holidays on a Puerto Rican beach and bummed around Paris for her junior year of college. She’s lived in more than a dozen American cities and still travels globally in search of a plate of local food, an artisanal beer and a hearty laugh with the countrymen.

Special Interests

Tara knows a lot about:

  • Craft Beer (and Chocolate Pairings)
  • Food and Drink
  • Grammar

Tara's Special Recommendations

Tara says, "Don't leave Philadelphia without visiting the Penn Museum of Archeology and Anthropology, buying food at Reading Terminal Market and drinking a local brew."

10Best Lists by Tara Nurin

10Best Hilarious Beer Labels

Beer expert, Tara Nurin, has crafted a list of the funniest beer labels to grace a bottled brew.  Check out this list, and pick out your next conversation piece for a backyard barbecue.


Affordable Family Vacation Destinations

Whether your vacation takes you to the northwest, the west, the south or the east, these destinations across the US–Portland, Denver, South Padre Island, and Philadelphia–provide lots of family fun at a...