O is for Oakmont AND Oakland!
O is for Oakmont! Larry and John did a live broadcast of the morning news and Bill Rehkopf did a live broadcast of the Afternoon News on Friday, October 25th from the Oakmont Bakery.
Check out photos from the event here.
Established in 1988, the Oakmont Bakery is one of the largest retail bakeries in America. In 2010, they received the honor of “Retail Bakery of the Year” by Modern Baking magazine, which is given to only one bakery in the country each year and is the most prestigious award in the retail bakery industry. The Serrao family at Oakmont Bakery are honored to serve Pittsburgh and create delicious memories for all of their customers. For more information, click here.
The Oakmont Bakery is having Hot From the Oven Specials today only to celebrate KDKA to Z!
6:00 am- Doughsánts
The Sophisticated Pastry!- The Doughsant – is it a donut or a croissant? Yes and Yes! Cinnamon with CreamCheese frosting – Custard – Pittsburgh cream – Oakmont cream – or the original version simply dipped in honey glaze.
KDKA hot out of the ovens special $1 off limit 12/ customer.
7:00am- Old fashioned Honey Glazed Donuts Don’t look for a “HOT” sign just come on in! $5 per dozen 7AM – 8AM.
8:00am- Pumpkin spice cake donuts rolled in honey glazed or topped with rich cream cheese frosting. 50 cents each or $5 per dozen.
9:00 am Breakfast on an incredible bagel. 28 varieties of bagels made from scratch and boiled for that perfect crunch.
Freshly baked eggs-boar’s Head Bacon and a slice of your favorite cheese with your favorite coffee or espresso drink for $4 until 11:00am.
11:00am- Old Fashioned Chocolate Chip Cookies- An oversized rich cookie loaded with chocolate chips and a touch peanut buttery goodness. $1 each.
12:00pm- An Oakmont Bakery Sandwich made on freshly baked Artisan bread Boar’s Head meats and cheeses.
Tell them Marty sent you and receive $2 off “Here’s the beef” “Kickin Chickin” and “Jacked up Turkey” limit 2 per customer.
1:00pm-Savory Bakery Rolls- French bread dough filled with pepperoni and provolone cheese or pepperoni banana peppers and provolone. Tell them Marty sent you and receive $1 off. Limit 2 per customer.
2:00pm-Savory Bakery Rolls – Boars Head Black Forrest Smoked Ham & Baby Swiss cheese baked inside of Oakmont Bakery French Bread Dough Tell them Marty sent you and receive $1 off Limit 2 per customer.
3:00pm- Pumpkin Pie- Grandma’s recipe – the creamiest pumpkin filling with the perfect blend of fall spices in a flakey scratch pie crust. $2 off.
4:00pm-Overstuffed Pepperoni Bread- Oakmont Bakery Artisan Italian bread dough rolled out and layered with pepperoni and a mix of our neighborhood Lamagna provolone and mozzerella cheeses. $3.50 Hot from the ovens!
5:00pm- A loaf of Everything Bread- Italian bread chopped with ham, pepperoni, broccoli, hot banana peppers and 3 cheeses. Hot from the ovens $3.
6:00pm- Fall for Dessert in the café with Bill.
A generou slice of Pumpkin Chiffon Roll Cake, Rich Pumpkin Cheesecake or Heavenly Pumpkin Mousse Cake and a Coffee or Espresso for $3.
O is also for Oakland! On Saturday, October 19th NewsRadio 1020 KDKA celebrated Oakland. Also, tune in on Tuesday, November 19th at Noon with Mike Pintek as he broadcasts live from the Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall and Museum.
Oakland’s Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall and Museum is one of Pittsburgh’s oldest and best known historical landmarks. It is the nation’s only MilitaryMuseum dedicated to honoring the men and women who have served our country from all branches of service. On November 16th, the annual Cannon Ball Gala fundraiser will take place. On November 19th, Soldiers and sailors will celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg address with a live broadcast by Mike Pinted and free events at the hall. For more information on Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall and Museum, click here.