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Happy Chino Milkshake at Mercadito Counter: Sweet of the Week

Happy Chino Milkshake:     If there’s one ingredient I’m passionate about, it’s (aptly) passion fruit. There’s just something about the tangy-sweet, rainbow-bright fruit that’s irresistible to me. If I see it on a menu, I’m likely to order it. Not many ingredients can boast such influence over my life. The only unfortunate thing is […]

Primehouse Bar Bakes Up Holiday Market

Primehouse Bar: Tis the season for a lot of things. ‘Tis the season for egg nog. ‘Tis the season for shopping. ‘Tis the season for family. ‘Tis the season for the term “’tis the season.” Also, it’s the season for holiday markets, a glimmering beacon of hope and excitement amidst the stressful fray of family […]

To-go Thanksgiving Dining Guide

To-go Thanksgiving Dining Guide: OK OK OK. Despite restaurants being open and serving Thanksgiving dinner, it’s true that Thanksgiving is a homey holiday ideally spent around a home dining table with family members. We feel you. So if going out to dinner is not something you’d enjoy for some soul-sucking reason, you can still enjoy a […]

Strong Cheeses: Exploring The Scale of

Strong Cheeses:       Strong Cheeses: Strong Cheeses: Like wine, the world of cheese can be an intimidating and confusing one for neophytes. With so many variables that run the gamut from flavor to texture, customers shopping for or ordering cheese may feel a bit in over their head. And understandably so. That’s why you need […]

Thanksgiving Dining Guide 2014

Thanksgiving Dining:  Guide 2014   Thanksgiving Dining: Where to dine out in Chicago restaurants this Thanksgiving. Jake Melnick’s Corner Tap: If “tipsy turkey platters” sound like things you’d like to eat on Thanksgiving, head to Jake Melnick’s Corner Tap for a casual alternative to the overwrought holiday spread. Available from 11:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. on […]

Margarita Monday, Meat + Drink Night Sauced Night Market: Weekday Planner

Margarita Monday: Mangalitsa Pig Dinner Dining Chicago Weekday Planner: Weekday food and drink planner for Chicago: November 17-21.   Margarita Mondays Margaritas are a fine way to kick off the week in a non-depressing way. While you’re waiting for Taco Tuesdays, indulge in Margarita Mondays at Tallboy Taco every Monday this month. Available from……CONTINUE:   SEE FULL STORY […]

The Dawson and Parson’s Chicken and Fish: Brunch Bites

The Dawson:   Brunch is a booming business in Chicago, and it can be hard to navigate the ins and outs, especially when so many strollers are blocking the way. Each week we highlight some of the most notable brunch news and dining happenings around town. Here are your latest brunch bites.     In […]

First Taste: El Metro

El Metro: El Metro brings yet another taco option to the tortilla-packed Wicker Park/Ukrainian Village/West Town area. In the Ukrainian Village area, taco spots are about as prominent as beards and ironic plaid. Good news for me, since I could live off tacos and if there was some sort of taco equivalent for a Willy […]

The (Mostly) Veggie Affair of the Season

Veggie Affair of the Season:   Veggie Affair: Green City Market has a knack for throwing can’t-miss food events that engrain themselves as quintessential components of the local dining scene. See: the Green City Market Chef’s BBQ in the summer, oft lauded as the real “Taste of Chicago” and consistently packed with top-tier chef talent […]

St. Feuillien Trenchermen, DryHop’s Barrel-aged Premiere

St. Feuillien Trenchermen St. Feuillien  Trenchermen: Dining Chicago Weekday Planner: Weekday food and drink planner for Chicago: November 10-14. DryHop Releases Inaugural Barrel-aged Beer In other beer news, DryHop Brewers releases its first barrel-aged beer on November 11, which officially makes this coming Tuesday the best beer day of the week. At 6:00 p.m. on the […]