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2016 “Best Fish Fry in Pittsburgh” Poll

2016 "Best Fish Fry in Pittsburgh" Poll

Back by popular demand! Just in time for Lent!   Get your taste buds ready for Popular Pittsburgh’s NEWEST POLL.   From churches, to fire halls, to local communities, Pittsburgh is well-known for having some of the MOST awesome and delicious fish fries around. Check out each Fish Fry you can and let us know which one is YOUR favorite!   1st Place Winner: The Fish Fry with

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Great Coffee Shops in the Pittsburgh Area

Great Coffee Shops in the Pittsburgh Area

How great are coffee shops? Not only do they provide cups of coffee, but they provide a wonderful place in which to meet. When you need to meet with someone, but meeting at your home or office is just not practical, a coffee shop provides a great neutral venue. In years past, business leaders often met in smoke-filled social clubs or over three Martini lunches at restaurants, but with the passage of time, the coffee shop

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What’s Your Favorite Meal in the Pittsburgh Area?

What's Your Favorite Meal in the Pittsburgh Area?

We hope our Favorite Meal list gives you some “food for thought” when someone asks what you would like to to eat.  The list comes from our staff, friends and readers.   We didn’t ask about the parking, the service or the price. The star of this list is good meals!  Just good meals whether breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner, or even a snack. This list was

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Pittsburgh-Style Thanksgiving Recipes

Pittsburgh-Style Thanksgiving Recipes

Great Ways to Prepare Some Favorite Thanksgiving Side Dishes and Pumpkin Pie! While the chefs at Popular Pittsburgh love good food, like most Pittsburghers, we are a practical lot, interested in preparing delicious dishes with the least fuss, and with ingredients that don’t require a loan from the bank. Thanksgiving is a well-known day for eating.  To help you prepare for your feast, we’ve included recipes

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Thanksgiving “Turkey Tips”

Thanksgiving "Turkey Tips"

Thanksgiving is a time for friends and family to gather around a table of magnificent food. There’s a lot of pressure to deliver a Norman Rockwell masterpiece and it’s not always easy to know how. Cooking the turkey may be one of the most confusing and overwhelming parts of the Thanksgiving meal. FEMA estimates that 60% of fires on Thanksgiving Day are cooking fires.  There

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Pittsburgh’s Whiskey Heritage

Pittsburgh's Whiskey Heritage

The people who came to this area and settled Western Pennsylvania were a resourceful lot, making use of everything at their disposal and wasting nothing.  Those characteristics are still present in residents here today. The first settlers in this area faced a savage wilderness.  They were isolated; Indians were often hostile; and their lives depended upon scratching out an existence from the untamed land.  Most of

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The State of the State Stores: Our Crazy Liquor Laws

The State of the State Stores: Our Crazy Liquor Laws

In 2003, CBS News ran a segment on a California wine called Charles Shaw that was selling phenomenally well. The reason? Prior to the report, Charles Shaw’s Shiraz had beaten out 2,300 other wines to garner the gold medal at the Annual International Eastern Wine Competition. The wine was pretty tasty and cost a mere $1.99 a bottle. When CBS spotlighted the inexpensive wine, its

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2015 “Best Winery in the Pittsburgh Area” Poll Results

2015 "Best Winery in the Pittsburgh Area" Poll Results

A toast to wine, family, friends, and summer! Congratulations to the winners of the 2015 Popular Pittsburgh “Best Winery in the Pittsburgh Area” Poll! FIRST PLACE WINNER: Kavic Winery in Carnegie SECOND PLACE WINNER: Narcisi Winery in Gibsonia Thank you to everyone for participating.  We hope you had fun and maybe were able to check out a new winery or two in the area! Please check back

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2015 “Best Winery in the Pittsburgh Area” Poll

2015 "Best Winery in the Pittsburgh Area" Poll

Just in time for summer fun & relaxation! Get your taste buds ready for Popular Pittsburgh’s NEWEST POLL of 2015!! With a moderate climate and lush terrain, the Pittsburgh area is a perfect place for growing grapes and cultivating fine wines. Stop by the local wineries on your summer adventures and let us know which one is YOUR favorite! 1st Place Winner: The winery with the MOST VOTES will receive

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Tom Friday’s Market

Tom Friday's Market

In 1955, a butcher shop opened on East Street on Pittsburgh’s North Side. Sixty years later, that same shop can now be found nestled at the intersection of California and Termon Avenues in Brighton Heights. Tom Friday’s Market has been going strong for decades. The current owner, aptly named Tom Friday, is the third generation of butchers from his family. The store is founded on

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