Local Food Tasting
February 10, 2018 at the August Wilson Center
980 Liberty Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Parking is available on the street on Saturdays and there are several nearby parking garages.
2pm-3pm: VIP Share the Love Tasting
3pm-7pm: For the Love of Pittsburgh Tasting
For some people, the way to their heart is through their stomach. Explore how awesome love can be when it’s fed with local food from farmers and food producers around Western PA.
Farm to Table Western PA organizes Local Food Tasting events to allow consumers to experience first-hand the quality and diversity of locally grown, produced and prepared food. This is a great event to meet local Pittsburghers who value their food and are excited to learn how to access local food and beverages. The atmosphere is relaxing: music and local food conversation abound!
New this year: Our special “Share the LOVE” VIP Event! Come meet the non-profit organizations who are fighting hunger through community gardens/ urban agriculture as well as food distribution. VIP attendees will receive $100 in tokens that they may donate to the organizations onsite. All VIP attendees will have access to the tasting vendors one hour before the event starts.
- Drinking Partners Podcast -Day Bracey & Ed Bailey will be interviewing non-profits from “Share the LOVE,” exhibitors and speakers from the tasting including Knowledge Build Hudson, host of the podcast,”10 Minutes of Knowledge,” who’s launching the 2nd season of his podcast!
- Black Urban Gardeners & Farmers of Pittsburgh Co-op-Urban Farming Healthily Living
- Community Kitchen Pittsburgh-Food Industry: A Bridge to Employment in Pittsburgh
- Gary Jackson – food entrepreneur. Gary connects farms to local food businesses.
- Hill Jordan & Slide Worldwide will be performing
Current List of Exhibitors
Handcrafted Vodka Made from Local Potatoes
Chardonnay, Lemberger, Merlot
Pastured Pork, Pastured Chicken
Pasturized Goat Milk, Drinkable Goat Milk Yogurt, Feta Cheese, Several Flavors of Chevre Cheese
Perfect Balance Bowl
Bloody Mary Mix, Salsas, Pickled Radish, Pepper Rings, Sauerkraut
Chocolate Truffles & Fermented Foods
Seasonal Cold Pressed Juices, Raw Snacks, Homemade Organic Soups
Variety of Teas
Breakfast Lamb Sausage Meatballs, Pulled Lamb BBQ, Assorted Jams & Crackers
3 Varieties of Spiced Pretzels
Mead, Wine & Cider
Specialty Banana Pepper Mustards
Vanilla & Cinnamon Greek Yogurt, Lemon Greek Yogurt, Blackberry Greek Yogurt
Meatballs & Bread Pudding
One Classy Cook
NO MO NUTS, Chocolate Covered Pretzels, Pulled Turkey Wraps
Apple Cider, Pumpkin Butter, Green Tomato Relish
Maple Syrup & Specialty Maple Products
Hand Crafted Caramel & Chocolate Pretzels & Hand Dipped Marshmallows
Eggs and Hot Sauce
Extra Virgin Olive Oils, Flavored Olive Oils & Balsamic Vinegars
Variety of BBQ Sauces & Rubs
Variety of Salsas
Become an Exhibitor
You can showcase your local food business at the For the LOVE of Pittsburgh Local Food Tasting. Download the Exhibitor Agreement and send it to Carla Clipper. Any questions or comments call Carla at 412-563-5823.
Thank you to our Sponsors!
Farm to Table Western PA Connections Program
Western PA Connections is a business-to-business networking group for farms, food producers & retailers. Get more exposure and special rates on event participation! Learn more on our Connections page