5 Tasty Treats to Try On National Pistachio Day!

From beer to ice cream, make the most of the holiday this Saturday.

1. Pistachio Matcha Latte


At Colectivo Coffee’s multiple locations around Milwaukee, stop by on Saturday to enjoy a decadent tea latte balancing flavors of matcha and pistachio. Try the Pistachio Matcha Latte hot or iced. 

2. Milwaukee St Cheesecake


You can find this pistachio desert at one of Milwaukee’s fine dining destinations, Carnevor. The desert includes vanilla bean cheesecake, pistachio streusel cherry gelée, vanilla bean sponge and verjus cherries. 

3. Pistachio Cream Ale

530 S. 2ND ST. 

Celebrate National Pistachio Day with a light and crisp cream ale. Indeed Brewing Co.’s Walker’s Point taproom offers this drink on tap and in six packs to go. The malty, subtly nutty flavor make this drink a must-try.

4. Pistachio Salad


Head over to La Merenda located in Milwaukee’s historic Walkers Point to try their Italy-influenced Pistachio Salad. Included in the salad is local arugula, pistachios, Sartori Dolcina gorgonzola and a pistachio vinaigrette. The casual bar and restaurant features small plates from around the world is open for dining and takeout. 

5. Pistachio Almond Ice Cream 

400 N. WATER ST. 

Kehr’s Candies located in the Milwaukee Public Market is currently offering pistachio flavored ice cream with almond bits mixed in. Shop for some hand-dipped chocolate and classic candies at Kehr’s, but be sure to check out this nutty ice cream combination before it runs out!