Warm Up With Minestrone Soup

Best Winter Soups In Chicago

Warm up this winter with these soups around the city.

12/31/2014

Tailgate Recipe Mini Buffalo Chicken balls

TGF: Recipe: Mini-Buffalo Chicken Meatballs

Camille Ford and Tailgate Fan visit The Meatball Shop in NYC for Buffalo chicken meatballs.

12/29/2014

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Best Lunch Spots Near Chicago’s Jury Duty

After jury duty, grab lunch at one of these restaurants in the Loop.

12/24/2014

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10 Beers To Try At Your Next Football Watch Party

Nothing goes better with football than an ice cold beer. Chad Polenz, author of The Handbook Of Porter’s & Stouts, has 10 beers to try at your next watch party.

12/17/2014

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Best Places For New Year’s Day Brunch 2015 In Chicago

Start the new year off right with New Year’s Eve brunch at these five restaurants.

12/17/2014

Virgil's BBQ gumbo recipe tailgating

Recipe: Gumbo

Camille Ford and Tailgate Fan visit Virgil’s BBQ in NYC for some chicken, sausage and crawfish gumbo.

12/16/2014

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Dominique DeVito’s Chocolate Mousse Holiday Recipe

Dominique DeVito shares her holiday simple recipe for chocolate mousse. DeVito is the author of Christmas Slow-Cooking, available now wherever books are sold.

12/16/2014

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2014’s Best New Restaurants In Chicago

Looking to try something new? Check out the best new restaurants of 2014.

12/10/2014

Recipe Bratwurst Tailgate Fan

Recipe: Bratwurst

Camille Ford and Tailgate Fan visit Blaue Gans in NYC for delicious bratwurst.

12/09/2014

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Dominique DeVito’s Bacon-Wrapped Meatloaf Recipe

Dominique DeVito shares her recipe for bacon-wrapped meatloaf from her book “Low-Card Slow Cooking,” out now from Cider Press Mill.

12/09/2014

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5 Ways To Add Peppermint To Your Holidays

Peppermint and holiday celebrations go together hand in hand. Beautifully decorative with the delicious, sweet taste of peppermint enhances everything from luscious desserts to warm and soul-satisfying beverages.

12/08/2014

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Chicago-Themed Gift Baskets For The Holidays

By Lauren LaRoche Wulf   To make holiday shopping a little less stressful, here is a round up of a few Chicago themed gift ideas for everyone on your list. From local holiday brews, baked […]

12/05/2014

Camille Ford Clam Chowder Recipe Tailgate Fan

TGF: Recipe: New England Clam Chowder

Camille Ford and Tailgate Fan visit Ditch Plains in NYC for New England clam chowder.

12/04/2014

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Ask A Chicago Expert: Christmas Cookie Recipes

Get into the Christmas spirit with these cookie recipes from Chef Dobra Bielinski of Delightful Pastries in Chicago.

12/03/2014

Camille Ford Pastrami Tacos Recipe Tailgate Fan

TGF: Recipe: Pastrami Tacos

Camille Ford and Tailgate Fan visit Mission Cantina in NYC for pastrami tacos.

12/02/2014

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Jazz Up Your Eggnog With These 3 Holiday Recipes

Why settle for plain store-bought eggnog when you can doctor it up with a few more ingredients to create something extra special?

11/30/2014

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Best Bistros In Chicago

A bistro is a comfortable, neighborhood eatery that serves unfussy food that should be moderately priced – think steak with fries, a perfectly roasted chicken and a hearty bean stew. Chicago has a number of standouts from which to choose.

11/26/2014

Camille Ford Tailgate Fan Chili dogs

TGF: Recipe: Tripe Chili Dogs

Camille Ford and Tailgate Fan visit Cannibal Beer & Butcher in NYC for tripe chili dogs.

11/24/2014

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Best Restaurants Open On Thanksgiving In Chicago

Keep your kitchen clean and enjoy a Thanksgiving meal out in one of Chicago’s best restaurants.

11/19/2014

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People attending Pitchfork Music Festival on July 18th, 2014. (Photo Credit: Mason Johnson)

The People Of Pitchfork Music Festival

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

Roasted Brussels Sprouts And Bacon

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.

Grill Vegetable Skewers

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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