June 2011

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June 2011

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2011 Best Restaurants in Pittsburgh: Readers' Poll Results

2011 Best Restaurants in Pittsburgh: Readers' Poll Results

Featuring first, second and third-place winners as determined by thousands of reader-cast ballots and tabulated by Grossman Yanak & Ford LLP.
2011 Best New Restaurant: Salt of the Earth

2011 Best New Restaurant: Salt of the Earth

The mark of a great new restaurant is that it engages you on many different levels, and that’s exactly what has made Salt of the Earth a hands-down success since it opened in September.
2011 Chef of the Year: Kevin Sousa

2011 Chef of the Year: Kevin Sousa

When it comes to Kevin Sousa’s passionate culinary point of view and unique menu, you may love it or hate it.
2011 Delicious Design: Salt of the Earth

2011 Delicious Design: Salt of the Earth

What became one of the most highly anticipated openings the Pittsburgh region has seen in years, Salt of the Earth—which looks and feels as if it were plopped onto Penn Avenue straight from a NYC side street—turned out to be well worth the wait.
25 Best Restaurants in Pittsburgh: 2011

25 Best Restaurants in Pittsburgh: 2011

It is a pleasure to present the 25 Best Restaurants in Pittsburgh and celebrate a year that vaulted the region’s dining scene to a whole new level of sophistication.
Second Acts

Second Acts

While it’s a scary time to lose a job or leave a job, it could be the perfect opportunity to reinvent yourself and do what you love for the rest of your life.
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Kobold Watches: Born in the USA

Kobold Watches: Born in the USA

Michael Kobold’s world-class watches have been to the top of Mt. Everest and the bottom of the ocean, but all of them are designed and assembled in Pittsburgh.
A Boulder and a Blessing

A Boulder and a Blessing

Carnegie Mellon alumnus Aron Ralston and the inspiration for 127 Hours returned to his alma mater to give graduates advice on how to conquer life—one cliffhanger at a time.
Drinking Al Fresco

Drinking Al Fresco

Pittsburgh's best spots to nurse away a summer day.

Archive »Sebak's Secrets of the City

Kennywood Memories

Kennywood Memories

At Kennywood, school picnics used to mean real picnics.

Archive »Style

Penn Mac's Dairy Queen

Penn Mac's Dairy Queen

Carol Pascuzzi, connoisseur behind the cheese counter at the Pennsylvania Macaroni Co. in the Strip District, shares the ins and outs of her personal space.

Archive »Taste

Best Restaurants Party 2011

Best Restaurants Party 2011

Pittsburgh Magazine hosted its 22nd annual Best Restaurants Party at Heinz Field on June 6, 2011.
2011 Chef of the Year: Kevin Sousa

2011 Chef of the Year: Kevin Sousa

When it comes to Kevin Sousa’s passionate culinary point of view and unique menu, you may love it or hate it.
2011 Rising Star Chef: Brian Pekarcik

2011 Rising Star Chef: Brian Pekarcik

Boundless energy, creativity and ambition are the hallmarks of every successful chef, and Brian Pekarcik, 36, clearly has these traits in spades.
2011 Delicious Design: Salt of the Earth

2011 Delicious Design: Salt of the Earth

What became one of the most highly anticipated openings the Pittsburgh region has seen in years, Salt of the Earth—which looks and feels as if it were plopped onto Penn Avenue straight from a NYC side street—turned out to be well worth the wait.
25 Best Restaurants in Pittsburgh: 2011

25 Best Restaurants in Pittsburgh: 2011

It is a pleasure to present the 25 Best Restaurants in Pittsburgh and celebrate a year that vaulted the region’s dining scene to a whole new level of sophistication.
Strawberries

Strawberries

Local strawberries bring the sweetness of summer to the table.
Drinking Al Fresco

Drinking Al Fresco

Pittsburgh's best spots to nurse away a summer day.

Archive »Datebook

A Transformed Penn Avenue

A Transformed Penn Avenue

A market and shopping place by day; a bustling creative gallery expo by night. Penn Avenue has transformed into a hub of creative energy through efforts by the Penn Avenue Arts Initiative.
Judy Moody Makes a Movie

Judy Moody Makes a Movie

Author Megan McDonald helps bring her award-winning character Judy Moody to theaters this month.

Archive »PittGirl's Last Laugh

PittGirl: Parlez-vous Pittsburghese?

PittGirl: Parlez-vous Pittsburghese?

My very un-French-like take on France.
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