Posts Tagged "Alcohol"


Last updated: 02/25/17 As a beer lover, my idea of heaven is being surrounded by free flowing and delicious creations from some of the world’s best breweries. While I may not be in this particular heaven just yet, Pittsburgh does have one annual event that is about as close as you can get to my ideal scenario- the Pittsburgh Beerfest at the David L. Lawrence convention center. Booking.com Although this event is relatively young,...

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Last updated: 02/22/17 Western Pennsylvania has always been a hot spot for whiskey, and since the early days of the country the region has been producing (and aging) whiskey using local grains to end up with a spirit unlike those found anywhere else. Booking.com Liberty Pole embraces this history by doing the same for their business with the added benefit of modern technology. The ingredients are all local, many of the recipes are...

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Last updated: 02/17/17 It is our opinion that every neighborhood needs a good cocktail bar, and in Garfield the music inspired Mixtape has filled the need for thirsty residents quite nicely. But you better like music references! Booking.com A Music Bar with a Ton of Novelty I’ll go right out and say it: if you don’t like over abundant music references and pop culture cliches, odds are good the theme at Mixtape is not for...

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Last updated: 02/16/17 Belgian beer lovers, rejoice. The local bar and restaurant chain Sharp Edge is the place you’ve been looking for! Booking.com Or, at the very least, it is the place that I’ve been looking for. You see, I am a European beer addict, and have had a growing appreciation for all things Belgian since discovering the local Draai Laag brewery quite some time ago. As such, whenever I hear about a place...

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Last updated: 12/17/16 When you think of Pittsburgh’s music scene, your first thought is likely not about the North Side. If you do consider this side of the city, it is likely about the concert venue Stage AE or even the popular James Street Gastropub and Speakeasy- two staples of the neighborhood. Booking.com But the North Side has far more than just these if you’re looking to take in a live performance. In Deutschtown,...

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