Food & Drink

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Best Mussels In Chicago

A pot of mussels doesn’t belong to just one cuisine or culture. Try out these tasty mussel dishes at five restaurants around the city.

01/21/2015

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Best Lasagna In Chicago

Can there be anything as satisfying and comforting as a luscious brick of lasagna? Here are some of the most transcendent slabs of stratified nourishment around Chicago.

01/14/2015

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Best Farm Shares In The Chicago Area

Grab a box of seasonal produce with these five CSAs with pickup locations in Chicagoland.

01/07/2015

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Best Winter Soups In Chicago

Warm up this winter with these soups around the city.

12/31/2014

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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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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

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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

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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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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

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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

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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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Ask A Chicago Expert: Your Best Thanksgiving Pie Recipe

Pumpkin, sweet potato and apple pie: the trident of Thanksgiving desserts. Why not take a stab at something a little tastier, surprising even, to delight your guests or the hostess who will be thrilled with your innovative riffs on ho-hum holiday sweets.

11/12/2014

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Best Non-Traditional Ways To Cook A Turkey

Think outside the oven this Thanksgiving with these non-traditional ways to cook your turkey main dish.

11/11/2014

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Best Places For Take-Out Thanksgiving Dinner In Chicago

Take the stress out of the Thanksgiving holiday with these take-out Thanksgiving dinners from Chicago restaurants.

11/05/2014

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The 3 Best Thanksgiving Day Pie Recipes

Three new great pie recipes for you to add to your Thanksgiving table. Bring all three and really impress the family this year.

10/31/2014

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Ask A Chef: Best Breakfast Casserole Recipes

For a gourmet breakfast like no other, try these creative breakfast casserole recipes from Chicago chefs.

10/29/2014

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Best Restaurants With Organic Food In Chicago

For environmentally sound food that packs a wallop in the flavor department, pencil in a visit to any of these local spots that make organic elements high priority.

10/22/2014

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Best Fall Salads In Chicago

Be healthy and enjoy the fruits and vegetables of the season with these five fall salads in Chicago.

10/15/2014

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Ask A Chef: Best Spooky Halloween Treats

You can rise above soccer mom menus this Halloween with some clever yet chilling treats perfect for both adults and children.

10/08/2014

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