a harvest dinner at Bite Bistro for hardcore foodies and everyday diners

Since Vivo Kitchen moved to Sewickley, the younger DiBatista generation, Danina and Martina, have taken over the old Bellevue space with a new restaurant--Bite Bistro. Just like Vivo, Bite Bistro pleases hardcore foodies and everyday diners alike. David Bulman is the chef. David is classically trained in culinary arts and the man running the show …

hidden treasure: Turkish pizza in Dormont

Some might say that Pittsburgh has a lot to be desired when it comes to good food and places to find it. Hell, I catch myself complaining from time to time. But then I discover an out of the way place with delicious food, and I remember that Pittsburgh is the city of "hidden treasures." …

giving thanks

This Thanksgiving season, I have been thankful for--among other things--good food, good friends, and public television--and I got to celebrate all these things with Chris Fennimore during WQED's current pledge drive! After tasting the soup I had prepared for Fat Club’s Harvest Day, Chris asked me to contribute the recipe to his Soups & Stews …