Posts made in 2019


Updated on: 01/20/19Totopo in Mt. Lebanon serves up well-executed traditional Tex-Mex dishes along with a few traditional-leaning Mexican plates. The quality of the service, atmosphere, and food make this one much more of a destination restaurant than your average Mexican joint. Booking.com Totopo Offers Delicious Fare at Reasonable Prices We recently dined at Totopo on a quiet Sunday afternoon. Our server brought out piping hot chips...

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Updated on: 01/21/19The Good Wood Barrel-Aged Beer Festival is an annual event hosted by Wigle Whiskey and East End Brewing. Booking.com While on the smaller end of beer festivals, this one packs a punch as all beers served have been aged in barrels- our kind of niche beer festival in Pittsburgh! The Best Part About the Good Wood Barrel-Aged Festival? The Size Before discussing the beer, we have to talk about one of the real perks of...

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Updated on: 01/21/19Strange Roots (originally founded as Draai Laag) is one of the oldest breweries in Pittsburgh, and is certainly one of its most unique. Booking.com And to be completely honest, they're one of our favorite breweries in the region as they focus on wild fermentation that produces an array of stellar sour beers! Beer Styles at Strange Roots (Formerly Draai Laag) What is wild fermentation, you may ask? Well, wild...

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Updated on: 01/21/19Bae Bae's Kitchen in downtown Pittsburgh fills a much-needed niche in the downtown dining scene: quick, delicious food cooked from scratch with a casual but adorable vibe. This cozy little spot adorned with beautiful plants serves up Korean rice, noodle, and salad bowls with a build-your-own concept. Booking.com We'd been intrigued by Bae Bae's Kitchen for a while, and we finally found the time to make it in on a...

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Updated on: 01/14/19The Orchid and Tropical Bonsai Show, aptly themed “Eye Candy” for 2019, brings these two beautiful plants (both favorites of ours) to the forefront of the Conservatory. Booking.com As always with our show features, we wanted to share a few of our favorite rooms from this show and hope you'll make it out to visit for yourselves! The Palm Court The Palm Court is always a favorite spot for us when visiting...

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