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3 Non-Cook Dinners For A Hot Summer Night

Beat the heat this summer while still enjoying fresh, flavorful dishes. Here are three meals you can whip up on any hot summer night, without ever turning on the stove.

08/07/2015

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Top Panini In Chicago

Looking for a good Panini? Try one of these top places in Chicago.

08/05/2015

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Chicago’s The Top Spot For Pizza In The Country… Sort Of

This oughta rankle a few feathers (particularly New York’s) — Chicago has been ranked the top spot for pizza in the U.S.

07/29/2015

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Best Chicken Wings In Chicago

Buffalo, Korean, tiny and jumbo, the Windy City provides some of the most awesome chicken wings drenched with palette-pleasing sauces in the Midwest.

07/29/2015

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The Best Places To Eat Before, During, And After Lollaplooza

Though Lollapalooza offers Chow Town, its very own “festival of food” as its website states, there are plenty of others options nearby. Whether you want a quick bite on the way in, a nice meal before the headlining sets, or a late night snack before you collapse into bed, this list includes a little bit of everything. Here are six easy options for dining in the Loop during the weekend of Lollapalooza.

07/24/2015

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Best Fish Tacos In Chicago

Whether you’re a vegetarian or not, these fish tacos are sure to please your palate.

07/22/2015

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2 Simple Mocktail Recipes For Summer

Want to take a tropical vacation without leaving the house? Try one of these drink recipes from Shane Carley, author of “The Mason Jar Cocktail Companion.”

07/21/2015

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5 Healthy Breakfasts For Weekday Mornings

Plan ahead for a quick and healthy morning meal from your own kitchen.

07/16/2015

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Best Gourmet Hot Dogs In Chicago

Since Hot Doug’s closed and took its rattlesnake dogs and duck fat fries with them, there’s room on the block for other sausage slingers to get creative with alluring wieners and come-hither toppings.

07/15/2015

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6 Kinds Of Food You Didn’t Know You Could BBQ

Break out of your picnic rut with these surprisingly grillable foods.

07/13/2015

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Best Ice Cream In Chicago

Celebrate National Ice Cream Month at these five ice cream shops in the city.

07/08/2015

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Best Fried Chicken In Chicago

Take the opportunity to celebrate National Fried Chicken Day (July 6) or any ole time you get a hankering. March to one of Chicago’s temples dedicated to the crispy bird.

07/01/2015

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Best Restaurants With A View Of July 4th’s Fireworks In Chicago

Get your independent self ensconced in a Chicago restaurant affording you a seat with a view of the electric display and a cocktail to celebrate another perfect summer in the city.

06/24/2015

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Healthy & Fun Fourth Of July Foods

Be both healthy and festive at your Fourth of July BBQ with these red, white, and blue dish ideas.

06/23/2015

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Best Restaurants For Father’s Day Dinner Weekend In Chicago

Whatever your plans are for Father’s Day, a fabulous dinner is in order. These five restaurants offer all sorts of fabulous meals that are sure to please the dad in your life, whether he has a hankering for a steak, or simply wants a good mug of beer.

06/17/2015

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Must-Try “Meal In A Mug” Brownie Recipe

Want a meal so simple that all you need is a mug and a microwave? Learn how to prepare chocolate pistachio brownies in a mug with this easy recipe from Denise Smart, author of “Meal In A Mug.”

06/16/2015

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Best Italian Restaurants In Chicago

The restaurant landscape in Chicago is ever-changing but you can count on the kitchens of these stellar Italian eateries.

06/10/2015

Picnic Must Haves

Packing The Perfect Picnic Basket For A Summer Party

The trick to having a stress-free meal in the great outdoors is to pack your basket well.

06/08/2015

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Guide To The Pilsen Food Truck Social

The Pilsen Food Truck Social will take place this weekend, June 6-7th. Check out the full lineup of food trucks, bands, and Revolution beers below.

06/05/2015

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Best Doughnuts In Chicago

Celebrate National Doughnut Day on June 5 at these five bakeries and restaurants in Chicago!

06/03/2015

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The People Of Pitchfork Music Festival

People attending Pitchfork Music Festival on July 18th, 2014.

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Best Thanksgiving Side Dishes

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.

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Best Vegetarian Dishes

Celebrate National Vegetarian Day with one of these delicious vegetable filled dishes. Not into salad? Try spinach lasagna, hummus or falafels.

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