Don’t sacrifice flavor when you’re eating gluten-free with these five menus at restaurants around the city.
Cool off with the perfect chilled soup. The classic gazpacho recipe is cold, refreshing and a wonderful way to enjoy all the fresh fruits and vegetables of the season.
Celebrate National Sandwich Month with these delicious local eats.
If what you’re eating is on a stick, fried, overwhelmingly luscious and totally verboten, you’re either in heaven or at the local state fair. Here’s how to recreate some of your favorites at home, roll up your sleeves and start with these devilishly decadent crowd pleasers.
Discover delicious vegan dishes at these five Chicago restaurants.
Worried that sending your kid off to college means their diets will consist of boxed meals or ramen? Is your son or daughter moving into their first off-campus apartment and far away from dining halls? Our sister company, Simon & Schuster serves up some college-appropriate cookbooks designed to make cooking easy and even fun for your kids after they’ve fled the nest.
Though the 4th of July is a pretty big deal in the United States, let’s not forget another important American holiday – National Grilling Month. Also, celebrated in July, National Grilling Month is a month long celebration of all things, charcoal, meat and BBQ. You can pay homage to the charcoal flames at any of the local happenings below. Move over 4th of July, Grilling Month is on.
Cool down this summer with a creamy Italian gelato at these five Chicago locales.
It may not have fancy Hallmark cards but National Hot Dog Day is being celebrated in Chicago throughout July. In case you’d like to buy your family a hot dog present, the actual holiday is July 23rd. Celebrate the American icon and delicious Chicago staple at any of the local restaurants below. Happy Hot Dog Day!
Tina Haubert, author of The Part Time Vegetarian Smoothies and Juices, shares her recipe for a summer smoothie that is both healthy and delicious.
With creative planning and the right containers, packing a quick and healthy lunch can be as easy as ABC and 123!
Try these five waffles in the Windy City, and your stomach will thank you.
When it comes to maintaining and even enhancing brain health, choosing the right foods is critically important. These five foods will have your brain working in top gear.
Get the best late summer produce at these five farmers’ markets around the city.
Encourage your kids in the kitchen with these healthy kid-friendly recipes from Chicago-area chefs.
Lemonade may be a great thirst quencher in the hot, hot heat of summer time, but get creative this year with some drinks that are a bit more fun.
The wavy lines in your vision may be from the temps but these frozen concoctions will pull them taut so you can revel in all the sweetness of summer in Chicago.
Chicago is a city known for its pizza. Check out these five restaurants to satisfy your cheesy pizza craving.
Tea is useful for much more than filling your cup. Check out these five unusual uses before you throw away your next teabag.
This CBS Local Ultimate Fourth Of July Party Guide will have you prepared for the best Independence Day since 1776.
People attending Pitchfork Music Festival on July 18th, 2014.
While turkey is the quintessential Thanksgiving dish, it’s the side dishes that can make or break the meal. From roasted asparagus to classic pumpkin pie, it’s time to get inspired.
Celebrate National Vegetarian Day with one of these delicious vegetable filled dishes. Not into salad? Try spinach lasagna, hummus or falafels.