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New Research Shows Mediterranean Diet Is Good For Heart Health

The Mediterranean Diet has been around for some time, but Spanish research published Monday in the New England Journal of Medicine claims a 30 percent reduction in heart disease, primarily strokes, compared to those favoring a low-fat diet.

02/26/2013

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Governor Outlines Plans To Privatize Sale Of Liquor, Wine, Beer

Gov. Tom Corbett on Wednesday afternoon outlined his plans to open up liquor and beer sales in Pennsylvania. He estimates the plan will generate $1 billion in revenue and get the state out of the alcohol business.

01/30/2013

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A Special Day For Wine Lovers

Today is a special day for wine lovers, and the Pennsylvania liquor control board has joined in the festivities.

KDKA-TV–11/15/2012

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Passion For Wine Brings Taste Of Italy To Pittsburgh

KDKA-AM’s Larry Richert talks to Guy Peluso about his passion for wine and how a stay in Italy turned into a wine distribution business we all benefit from.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–10/09/2012

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Best Places For Rekindling Romance Around Pittsburgh

As the dog days of August build toward September and a new school year, parents around the country are beginning to breathe a collective sigh of relief. While the kids wonder where the summer went, it is time for mom and dad to begin making plans for a little alone time. Arrange for the kids to spend the weekend with family or friends, then head out to any of the destinations on this list for an unforgettably romantic, weekend escape.

08/17/2012

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Pricey Bars That Are Worth It In Pittsburgh

The majority of the bars in Pittsburgh can tout affordability as one of their top selling points. Occasionally though, quality trumps quantity and sitting down with a good glass of wine or a delicious appetizer is more appealing then wings and an Iron City.

03/22/2012

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Beer, Wine Sale Changes On The Horizon?

A State House committee has approved some changes in the way beer and wine are sold in Pennsylvania, while rejecting the privatization of all alcohol sales.

12/13/2011

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Top Spots To Take Out Of Town Holiday Guests

Expecting a house full of out of town guests over the holidays? Sure there are plenty of family fun things to enjoy, but what about nightlife? Fortunately, Pittsburgh boasts some great spots to toast the season in style!

12/08/2011

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Liquor Control Board To Permit Home Delivery Of Alcohol

It used to be that you could order alcohol online from Liquor Control Board and have it shipped to a state store where you would pick it up, but the LCB has now started a pilot program where they’ll ship it right your home.

11/30/2011

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Pick-A-Side: Which Thanksgiving Food Is Your Favorite?

Turkey, cornbread or stuffing? Choose your favorites from this array of classic Thanksgiving foods.

11/21/2011

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Auditor General Weighs In On Wine Kiosks

KDKA Radio’s Robert Mangino talks to Auditor General Jack Wagner on the issues of wine kiosks and state liquor stores.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/01/2011

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Migraines, Joint Pain, Hives Linked To Food Preservative

Experts say sulfites, most commonly used in wine, are now being used as preservatives in more food products from soup to nuts to help extend their shelf life. This increased use of sulfites is causing concern because many people may not even know they’re allergic to them.

08/10/2011

Sulfites In Foods

Experts say sulfites, most commonly used in wine, are now being used as preservatives in more food products from soup to nuts to help extend their shelf life. This increased use of sulfites is causing concern because many people may not even know they’re allergic to them.

08/10/2011

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Dining Fine on a Dime: Ibiza Tapas and Wine Bar

Just because you’re on a budget doesn’t mean you have to settle for a less than stellar dining experience. “Taste of Pittsburgh” blogger Blake Matthews shows how you can get some of the very best meals in the ‘Burgh without breaking the bank.

07/20/2011

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Pittsburgh’s Best Wine Bars

While it may not be French wine country or Napa Valley, Pittsburgh has it’s own corner on wine. Some of Pittsburgh’s best wine bars are places where you can sit, relax, and enjoy the tastes […]

CBS Pittsburgh–06/15/2011

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