If you need a little pick-me-up during the COVID-19 crisis, pick up a few bottles of your favorite local wine, whiskey, cider — you name it. Now that Pennsylvania liquor stores are closed, many Pittsburgh wineries and distilleries are offering curbside service and delivery directly to your door. Stock your bar, support local businesses and raise your spirits.
Arsenal Cider House, 300 39th St., Lawrenceville
Pre-order your bottled cider by calling 412-682-7699. Curbside pickup is offered Friday from 5 to 8 p.m. and Saturday from noon to 6 p.m. You can also fill a new growler and buy gift cards and t-shirts to show your support.
Apis Mead & Winery, 206 Mary St., Carnegie
Call 412-478-9172 Thursday through Saturday from noon to 6 p.m. to place and pay for your order. Once you’ve arrived at the Carnegie headquarters, call them again and an Apis staff member will bring your order to the patio or your car.
Lawrenceville Distilling, 5410 Harrison St., Lawrenceville
While there are no bottle sales out of the Harrison Street distillery, the company has an online bottle shop. Customers get free shipping when they buy at least two bottles of Parking Chair Vodka or Ginzer Gin.
Maggie’s Farm Rum, 3212A Smallman St., Strip District
The distillery is open from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily for bottle sales. You can also purchase products online and have them shipped to your door. The company is offering a $15 flat rate shipping to all Pennsylvania residents on FedEx deliveries for any size order. Additionally, customers with an Allegheny County address can enter the coupon code ALLEGHENY at checkout and receive a $10 discount toward shipping on each order, which will be delivered personally by Maggie’s Farm employees. These policies are in effect until March 31. Gift certificates also are available on the website.
Boyd & Blair, 1101 William Flynn Hwy., Glenshaw
There are no on-site bottle sales, but the distillery is offering free shipping for online orders of three or more bottles, plus they’ll donate $5 to the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank for each order.
Quantum Spirits, 230 E. Main St., Carnegie
Call the Carnegie distillery at 412-314-1853 to place your order. Sales over $40 and within 40 miles get free delivery. Limes are available while supplies last.
McLaughlin Distillery, 3799 Blackburn Rd., Sewickley
The distillery can ship anywhere within Pennsylvania and bottles are available for curbside pickup from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. when you order online.
4Four6 Distillery, 703 Main St., Sharpsburg
The distillery is open for bottle sales Thursday and Friday from 4 to 8 p.m. and Saturday from 2 to 8 p.m. Visit the website to purchase gift cards.
Pittsburgh Winery, 2710 Penn Ave., Strip District
Pittsburgh Winery is offering curbside pickup Wednesday through Friday from 4 to 7 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from noon to 5 p.m. Orders can be placed by calling 304-376-7081 or 412-566-1000 or going online. Can’t make it to the Strip? There is free, local delivery (same day if ordered by 2 p.m.) within the Greater Pittsburgh area for 12 or more bottles.
Hidden Harbor, 1708 Shady Ave., Squirrel Hill
Get Hidden Harbor’s just-add-rum mocktail mixes in individual portions and 32-ounce crowler cans that serve four. The to-go Tikis are available at Hidden Harbor’s sister business, The Independent, located right next door. While you’re there, you can get tropical takeout food and beer from The Independent and Lorelei menus.
Wigle Whiskey/Threadbare Ciderhouse & Meadery, 2401 Smallman St., Strip District
Order your favorite Wigle Whiskey and Threadbare products online and have them shipped or opt for curbside pickup from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Strip District distillery.
R Wine Cellar, 2014 Smallman St., Strip District
Need some wine to unwind during the quarantine? Call R Wine Cellar at 412-562-9463 to schedule a curbside pick-up. The winery also offers free delivery to its Strip District neighbors.
Wines of America, 210 E. 7th Ave., Homestead
Wines of America is accepting online orders for shipment or pick up at its Homestead location. Pickup times are currently Wednesday 4 to 7 p.m. and Friday and Saturday from noon to 4 p.m. If you request a pickup please send a text message to 202-805-0918 or call the store number at 412-238-8528 and your order will be delivered to your car. Please have a valid ID.
Engine House 25 Wines, 3339 Penn Ave., Lawrenceville
Pre-order Engine House 25 wine bottles by e-mailing email@example.com and schedule your curbside pickup at 3339 Penn Ave., and local delivery. Currently, orders of $60 and over are eligible for 20-percent off. Engine House 25 also has partnered with Lola’s Eatery for featured offers on orders of baked goods and a bottle of EH25 wine.
Liberty Pole Spirits, 68 West Maiden St., Washington
The Washington, Pa. distillery is doing bottle sales from its tasting room Tuesday through Saturday from noon to 5 p.m. Liberty Pole also ships anywhere in Pennsylvania for a $15 flat rate. Shipping is free on orders over $100.
Mary’s Vine, 211 Kenmawr Ave., Rankin
Mary’s Vine sells bottles of wine from around the world. The business is offering a 20 percent discount for all to-go wine sales. For more information or to get a copy of the wine list, please visit the website, send an email or call 412-351-8463.
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