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  • December 14

    The Nutcracker Total Wine & More Recipe: Beef Rib Roast with Red Wine Cherry Sauce City Lounge Surveillance video: Police, FBI seek Walgreens robbery crew Snow totals from Wednesday’s storm:

  • Bucks are celebrating 50 years and the team is getting ready for 2 big events

    MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee Bucks are celebrating 50 years and the team is getting ready for two big events. Chief marketing officer, Dustin Godsey, joins FOX6 WakeUp to tell us all about it. Bucks Gaming is the name of the newly launched Milwaukee Bucks’ affiliated NBA 2K League team, set to begin play in the inaugural season in 2018. The team’s logo is inspired by the Bucks’ existing globally recognized mark with an edgier twist for the NBA 2K League. […]

  • Christmas-themed cocktails: Mix up something a little bit naught and nice

    MILWAUKEE — This holiday season you can make spirits bright in more ways than one. Chef Alisa Malavenda joins Real Milwaukee to kick off the celebrations early with 12 Days of Christmas Cocktails. A partridge in a pear tree – sparkling pear champagne cocktail. 1.5 oz of pear liqueur or pear brandy .5 oz of Cointreau pour into a champagne flute. top with champagne and garnish with 1 spring of thyme thin slice of pear 2 Turtle Doves – The […]

  • Recipe: Celebrate the holidays with a tasty roast with red wine cherry sauce

    MILWAUKEE — Celebrate the holidays with a tasty roast. Angela Horkan with the Wisconsin Beef Council joins FOX6 WakeUp to share her recipe for beef rib roast with red wine cherry sauce. Ingredients 1 beef Rib Roast Bone-In (2 to 4 ribs), small end, chine (back) bone removed (6 to 8 pounds) 1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons minced shallots, divided 2 tablespoons plus 1 teaspoon minced fresh thyme 1-1/8 teaspoons coarse grind black pepper, divided 1 tablespoon unsalted butter 1 […]

  • Planning a holiday party or still shopping for gifts? Check out Total Wine and More

    MILWAUKEE — Are you planning a holiday party or still shopping for gifts? Jay Boyle, wine manager and Total Wine & More, joins FOX6 WakeUp with some festive choices. About Total Wine & More (website) We’re passionate about wine, and know many of our customers feel the same way. So we are committed to offering the nation’s best wine selection, with an emphasis on fine wines. Our typical store carries more than 8,000 different wines from every wine-producing region in […]

  • December 14, 2017

    Look who is turning six years old Thursday, December 14, 2017.

  • AAA: Record-breaking 107 million Americans to travel for the holidays

    MILWAUKEE — This year Americans are traveling in record numbers. AAA projects 107 million Americans will take to planes, trains, automobiles and other modes of transportation during the year-end holiday period from Saturday, December 23rd through Monday, January 1st. “Overall, our research shows that Americans are doing better than last year and want to go somewhere for the holidays,” said Vicky Evans, Assistant Vice President, AAA Travel. “Whether they are going home or visiting a new destination, Americans have more money […]

  • Caught on camera: Search for suspect underway after BMO Harris Bank robbery

    MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police are asking for the public’s help identifying a suspect in an armed robbery at a BMO Harris Bank — located on Kinnickinnic Avenue. It happened around 3:20 p.m. on December 11th. Police say the suspect entered the bank, presented a demand note and was given the money by the teller. The suspect then fled the scene. The suspect is described as a white male, around 5’8” tall, last seen wearing a black hat, black jacket and […]

  • Celebrate the holiday season with the 12 beers of Christmas

    MILWAUKEE — Celebrate the holiday season with the 12 Beers of Christmas and the Beer Barons NYE Dinner at Millioke. Mike Doble, owner of Explorium Brew Pub, and Jordan Dechambre, PR gal for Millioke, join FOX6 WakeUp with details. Meat, cheese, wine and beer are the specialties of Millioke at the Marriott Milwaukee Downtown hotel. Join them for the 12 Beers of Christmas Dec. 19 and Dec. 28 to meet local brew masters and drink $3 craft brews, and the 6-course Beer Barons NYE […]

  • Christmas morning breakfast: Put a twist on those traditional pancakes using 1 skillet

    MILWAUKEE — On Christmas morning, everyone is concerned with the presents — so why not make breakfast a little bit easier on yourself? In this week’s Dining with Duria, Angelica shows us how to a German apple pancake (aka Dutch Baby Pancake), and everything is made in one skillet. German Apple Pancake aka Dutch Baby Pancake Ingredients: ½ stick of butter (4 tbsp), melted 2 large, tart, firm apples – peeled, cored, and sliced into ¼ inch wedges ½ cup […]

  • December 13, 2017

    Look who is turning six years old Wednesday, December 13, 2017.

  • New Berlin home damaged following early morning fire, no one injured

    NEW BERLIN — Firefighters on Wednesday morning, December 13th responded to the scene of a house fire in New Berlin. Officials were called out to area of Pinecrest Lane and Greenfield Avenue around 4:20 a.m. Authorities say all occupants were able to exit the house safely — and the New Berlin Fire Department successfully extinguished the fire. No additional details have been released — including the cause of the fire or the amount of damage sustained.