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Commerce Bar specializes in Prohibition-era drinks and in-house creations

by Maggie Weaver

East Liberty’s Commerce Bar got national attention last week when Forbes magazine published a feature on the new speakeasy. It provoked a strong response locally when social media feeds in Pittsburgh blew up in protest to the article, citing quotes from owners Adam and Diana Kucenic saying that Pittsburgh “didn’t have that many places that specialized in cocktails.”