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Sweet of the Week: Palmer Bread Pudding at Lockwood Dining Chicago

News: Dining Chicago If I didn’t know any better, I’d say the chef who makes bread pudding with brownies and doughnuts was actively trying to kill me. Such extravagance seems like brutal overkill, more on par with state fair freakshow food than an elegant restaurant dessert. But lo and behold, when dining Chicago Lockwood, an opulent […]

Sweet of the Week: Persimmon Pie at Hoosier Mama Pie Company Bakery

  Chicago is a city with a sweet tooth, packed with unique pastries and desserts in every neighborhood restaurant and bakery. I’m a guy with a sweet tooth, so each week I’ll report on a different dessert you need to try. I mean, I’ll eat more than one dessert of course, but only one standout […]

Weekend Planner: Eat Pumpkin Cremeux and Foot-long Hot Dogs, Sip Gamay and Cocktails

No matter the time of year, there is always lots to do, eat, and drink in Chicago. Here are some of the hottest happenings this weekend. (White chocolate-pumpkin cremeux at Floriole Cafe & Bakery. This month only. Photo: Floriole) No matter the time of year, there is always lots to do, eat, and drink in […]

Sweet of the Week: Sweet Potato Crème Brûlée at The Gage

Chicago is a city with a sweet tooth, packed with unique pastries and desserts in every neighborhood restaurant and bakery. I’m a guy with a sweet tooth, so each week I’ll report on a different dessert you need to try. I mean, I’ll eat more than one dessert of course, but only one standout confection […]

Sweet of the Week: Baking 101 at moto

(Baking 101 at moto) Baking 101 has been an ongoing dessert series at moto, the West Loop’s longstanding temple of gastro-whimsy, and it’s all courtesy of pastry chef Claire Crenshaw. The dexterous dessert mastermind puts the batter-mixing in guests’ hands with her interactive deliciousness. The current iteration of the Baking 101 curriculum features a riff […]

What to Eat This Week: Mini Cupcakes, Caramel Apples, and Asian-Gastro Creations

(Caramel apple doused in s’mores and a doughnut) New dishes and drinks are constantly debuting in Chicago restaurants, cafes, bars, and bakeries, which means there are lots of new things to eat around town. Here are some ideas for what to eat this week. There’s always something new to eat in Chicago, but especially as seasons […]

The consumer portion of the Chicago Fine Chocolate & Dessert Show is done for the year. As hordes of hungry chocoholics descended upon Navy Pier over the weekend, chocolate purveyors from near and far rose to the occasion. Here are some of the best bites and sips from the event.  SEE FULL STORY  For more about […]

Sweet of the Week: Pandan-White Chocolate Mousse at OON Restaurant

Chicago is a city with a sweet tooth, packed with unique pastries and desserts in every neighborhood restaurant and bakery. I’m a guy with a sweet tooth, so each week I’ll report on a different dessert you need to try. I mean, I’ll eat more than one dessert of course, but only one standout confection […]

Sweet of the Week: Ice Cream from Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams

Chicago is a city with a sweet tooth, packed with unique pastries and desserts in every neighborhood. I’m a guy with a sweet tooth, so each week I’ll report on a different dessert you need to try. I mean, I’ll eat more than one dessert of course, but only one standout confection gets a shout […]