Mothers Day Whiskey and Cider

By: Amanda Narcisi


Mother’s Day means a busy weekend throughout the city with brunches and dinners. Flowers and cards are given over wine and mimosas.


Wigle Whiskey has been hosting a Mother’s Day event for the last few years and this year they are expanding Mother’s Day to Threadbare Cider & Mead. Wigle Whiskey will hold a Mother’s Day Rose Market on Saturday, May 12th from 11AM-4PM. The event is free however register online. There will be eight vendors onsite for shopping while you sip Rose. Threadbare’s Bouquet De Rose Cider will be served and made from rose hips and hibiscus; it is a semi-dry cider with a lemon tartness and notes of summer fruit. Register online at


On Sunday, May 13th Threadbare is hosting a Mother’s Day Brunch in Support of the Western PA ALS Association from 11AM-1PM. A fifty-five dollar ticket includes a four-course meal and a donation to the ALS Association. Register for tickets at

Wigle is also hosting an event at the Distillery in the Strip District. Mother’s Day with Chocolate Painting and Irish Coffee. A519 Chocolates will be available for Mom to paint three truffles while sipping Irish Coffee from De Fer Coffee & Tea. Tickets are $10 and available at

If Mom loves puppies, Wigle is holding a Mother’s Day Yappy Hour on May 13th from 12PM-7PM at the Wigle Whiskey Barrelhouse & Whiskey Garden. Yappy Hour will be with Camp Bow Wow and music by Greg Jones until 2 PM. There will be food trucks on site and cocktails and activities for mom and puppies! Registration is free at the following link: