Gede Rodeo Farm & Dairy
Allison Park. goatrodeocheese.com
This farm in the Pittsburgh area won Best in Show at the Pennsylvania Farm Show cheese competition. Their Hootenanny and fresh Chevre cheeses took 1st and 2nd place, respectively, and their Wild Rosemary took 1st place in the flavored cheese category.
2549 Penn Ave., Strip District. dianoiaseatery.com
DiAnoia’s brought back its full breakfast and lunch menu. With New York-style egg sandwiches, paninis and pasta options, the menu will definitely make you feel satisfied. Breakfast is served from 8 am-3pm and lunch is 11 am-3pm
5904 Bryant St., Highland Park. casabrasilpgh.com
Casa Brasil also brings back their Saturday lunch. Saturday will be at 11.00-21.00 Enjoy a hot meal in this cold weather with these lunch favorites.
2613 Smallman St., Strip District. kingflyspirits.com
This distillery has added a new item to their range: Chamomile liqueur. With notes of grape and the distinct taste of local honey, this liqueur has what is described as a “full-bodied finish” that goes well with your homemade cocktails.
4606 Penn Ave., Garfield. aptekapgh.com
This is a weekend for both vegans and burger lovers. “Crapteka” returns to Apteka with burgers, BBQ yuba, french fries, cabbage bab, stoner salads, sunflower milkshakes and more. Find these items every Friday to Sunday from Friday 14th. January to Sunday, January 30th.
East End Brewing
147 Julius St., Larimer. eastendbrewing.square.site
A new menu at this brewery features Hot Grapes pizza with garlic oil, mozzarella, chicken or seitan, red grapes, radicchio, blue cheese, balsamic glaze and rosemary. Enjoy with a Tuscan white bean salad, olive tapenade or roasted kale and tomatoes.
3705 Butlet St., Lawrenceville. cinderlands.com
Two new beers have been added to the selection at this brewery. Il Spundo is an Italian-style lager that is hop-forward. Star Crumb Cherry Pie is a tartshake fruit clock with sweet and sour cherry puree, Madagascar vanilla bean, milk, sugar and baking spices.
1708 Shady Ave., Shadyside. hiddenharborpgh.com
There are plenty of new drinks and food for this popular bar. Try the new Tofu Satay, Al Pastor Tacos, Nashville Hot Chicken Sandwiches and Steak Frites. Check out their website to see the full menu.
1 Sweet St., Oakmont. oakmontbakery.com
What are you: jelly or cream? Head down to Oakmont Bakery for a packzi or two this week. These traditional cream or jelly-filled cakes are perfect when you have a sweet tooth.
Pittsburgh Restaurant Week
Celebrate the best restaurants in Pittsburgh this week, including The Commoner, The Forge, Senti, Fujiya Ramen and more. The week runs from 10.-16. January with some restaurants participating until Sunday, January 23rd.
2801 Penn Ave., Strip District, klavonsicecream.com
A new sundae has been added to the menu at this restaurant: the cinnamon roll black and gold sundae. The treat contains black vanilla ice cream and Heath and Reece gold flakes, all on top of a fresh cinnamon roll.
The Black Canary
636 Pittsburgh St., Springdale. theblackcanary.com
This coffee shop has announced a complete list of new drinks for its winter menu. Try peppermint crunch latte, ginger molasses latte, apple cinnamon chai tea, sugar cookie latte, spicy ginger latte or winter wonderland affogato.
Pittsburgh Chocolate, Wine and Whiskey Festival
777 Casino Drive., North Side. chocolatewinewhiskey.com
On February 12, Pittsburgh will host this festival of delicious wine, whiskey and chocolate for your enjoyment. Included in the price of a ticket are chocolate samples, a wine glass with unlimited porus, unlimited whiskey samples, tasty food, a S’mores bar and more. This event was sold out last time, so be sure to get your tickets ASAP.
Caliente Pizza & Draft House
4624 Liberty Ave., Bloomfield. pizzadrafthouse.com
Caliente is offering 100 free Betty White’s Garden pizzas to the first 100 patrons who order for pick-up or drop-off at their six locations. Inspired by the late TV star, pizza is a favorite among vegetarians and functions white sauce, spinach, tomatoes, mushrooms, red onion, feta cheese and toasted garlic butter. This campaign starts on what would have been White’s 100th birthday, Monday, January 17th.