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One Weekend In: Pittsburgh

Top 10 food and drink destinations in Pittsburgh if you could only stay for one weekend.   So you have only one weekend to soak up all the Steel City libation and foodie culture that is making Pittsburgh a...
Chianti Classico

The Other Tuscan Red

Earlier this Summer I had an opportunity to become a certified Tuscan Wine Master after attending Tuscan Wine Masters Academy in New York City. We studied wines from three regions: Chianti Classico, Vino...
Date Night Chai-spiced Cheesecake Recipe

Chai-spiced Cheesecake

Quick and easy Chai-spiced Cheesecake recipe is an exotic twist on a classic cheesecake. I love this light, creamy cheesecake recipe with an exotic twist. Cheesecakes can be dense and heavy. Mascarpone...
Carbone

Carbone

Carbone is NYC’s hottest RSVP right now. I know because I live across the street.   President Obama, First Lady Obama, and V.P. Biden strolled under the neon Carb-occo's sign on at least three...