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grapperia-kombucha-and-other-restaurant-newsHere's a late-afternoon round-up of openings, shout-outs and upcoming events. Grapperia opened in Lawrenceville on Saturday. It's the charming grappa-slash-cocktail bar from Domenic Branduzzi and the team at Piccolo Forno around the corner. Check out the menu here.Red Star...
take-a-wine-walk-in-grove-cityThe formerly dry town of Grove City (wet since 2007) is preparing for its sixth annual Winter Wine Walk, one of the more popular events meant to increase traffic through the shops and businesses of "Olde Town Grove City."More than 20 merchants around town will host wineries and...
snacks-for-the-pittsburgh-sports-fanLike showing support for your favorite local athlete by donning his jersey or hitting the links with his limited-edition irons?Now you can show the love (while supporting a good cause) by stuffing a tasty snack food into your mouth. This Friday, Feb. 27, Pittsburgh Penguins...
it-was-soupy-weather-on-the-south-sideSoup trumped snow and slush this past Saturday afternoon on the South Side as roughly 1,030 hungry participants trudged through a blast of wintry-mix nastiness to sample the stews, broths, bisques, chilis and consommes of the 12th annual Mid-Winter South Side Soup...
what-s-dishing-on-the-blogs-sandwiches-and-boozeThis week, we have sloppy sandwiches and fancy booze. Here's what's dishing on the blogs we follow:Haute Pepper Bites tempted us with a massive Blackened Chicken Po' Boy, while How Sweet It Is lured us with dreamy Tortilla Crusted Chipotle Salmon Sliders. Linda from Dinner...
pittsburgh-distillers-bring-home-goldThis past weekend, two local distillers picked up some nice bling and nicely repped Pittsburgh in the process. This was Sunday night at the American Craft Spirits Association's Second Annual Craft Spirits Competition at the group's convention and trade show in...
primanti-s-releasing-a-new-sandwichPrimanti Brothers Restaurants is tomorrow launching a new if temporary sandwich: The Tempting Trio. It's stacked with genoa salami, capicola and fresh mortadella, produced locally by Parma Sausage. The sammie part of the company's "Hell Bent or Heaven Sent Promotion," which also...
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