DOWNTOWN RESTAURANTS SERVE UP A ‘TASTE OF PICKLESBURGH’ PREVIEW EVENT WITH FREE PICKLE PINS, PICKLE BEER, AND MORE!
- ‘Taste of Picklesburgh’ drink and food items plus free Heinz Pickle Pins available July 8 – July 14
- 15 restaurants participating in the run up to Picklesburgh festival
- Select establishments offering limited-edition pickle beer from Southern Tier Brewing
- USA Today’s #1 Specialty Food Festival returns July 15-17 with expanded footprint
For those who relish Picklesburgh and cannot wait for the expanded main event this year, the Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership (PDP) is dill-ivering a ‘Taste of Picklesburgh’ in Downtown Pittsburgh to placate your pickle pining. They announced today that more than 15 Downtown restaurants are coming together to offer a creative array of pickle-themed food and beverages from Friday, July 8th through Thursday, July 14, just ahead of Picklesburgh’s opening day. Participating establishments will distribute free Heinz Pickle Pins with purchase, while supplies last.
Participating restaurants will feature pickle-themed food and beverages, with items like pickle pizza, pickle stuffed pierogies, Picklesburgh grilled cheese, kisir (a traditional pickle salad), pickle-themed cocktails and more. Select restaurants will also be exclusively serving limited-edition pickle beer from Southern Tier Brewing, made especially for Picklesburgh.
Pickle-lovers who want to fill their pickle pantry, and partake of free pickle pins, can also head to the popular Market Square Farmers Market from 10 am-2 pm on Thursday June 14. Jak’s Bakery will be serving up pickle pizza while more than a half dozen Picklesburgh vendors will be previewing their dill-ectable offerings at the Market, including: Cherish Creamery, Copper Coast Confections, Gosia’s Pierogies, Keystone Cultures Co., KizzleFoods, The Olive Tap and The Brinery @Two Acre Farm. Each vendor will also be distributing free pickle pins with every purchase, while supplies last.