Food & Drink
Warm up this winter with the best bread bowls in Chicago.
When it comes to drinking, we’re all about going underground. That used to mean drinks at a speakeasy, but now it means in a cave. Check out the world’s best bars in a cave.
Roll out of bed and head to these five places for New Year’s Day brunch.
Irma Rombauer, author of The Joy Of Cooking, was an accomplished home baker. Make her Pecan or Angel slices for your holiday cookie swap or your Christmas dessert table.
Megan Scott, from Joy Of Cooking and the blog The Joy Kitchen, shares tips on how to know your oven.
Warm up with the best hot chocolate drinks in Chicago at these five hot spots.
As 2014 draws closer, it’s time to look back on 2013′s high points in Chicago. Join us in celebrating 2013′s successes by checking out our top five posts in Chicago below.
Renowned more for its Riesling than its rye, New York’s grape-growing Finger Lakes region — think Western Upstate, between Ithaca, Rochester, and Syracuse — is actually one of the country’s most underrated beer destinations. Home to 36 craft breweries and 19 brewpubs (the largest concentration of beermakers in the state, despite what you might think!), it’s the perfect spot for a weekend beercation.
Mediterranean food is right in sync with modern palates and Chicago has no shortage of spots serving this healthful cuisine.
Ski or snowboard into one of these ski resort restaurants and fill up with lamb chops, bison burgers and beef tenderloins before carving up the rest of the mountain.
Get ready for your holiday meal with these tips from Chef Martial Noguier of Bistronomic.
Looking for a modern twist on a traditional comfort food? Try some of Chicago’s most unique mashed potato dishes.
With the Festival of Lights Hanukkah holiday approaching, these mouth-watering latke recipes from gourmet chefs of Kaufman’s Bakery and Delicatessen are sure to delight the palate, and would be a perfect complement to that very special dinner occasion.
With the help of recipes by Chef Bryan Moscatello of Storefront Company, you can serve these heavenly dishes to your gluten-free guests and the remaining pilgrims will love them, too.
Forget cooking on Thanksgiving and head to one of the best Chicago restaurants open on turkey day.
The top five milkshakes in Chicago hail from diners, hot dog stands and ice cream shops.
Here are a handful of restaurants bringing big flavor to buns across Chicago, minus the meat.
Hurry and enjoy these best seasonal pumpkin treats in Chicago before they’re gone.
As trees begin to reveal their brown branches, with leaves and sunshine fluttering away, it’s time for earthier elixirs to set your soul straight for the coming chill.
Craft and brew your own beer at home with some help from these five resources in and around Chicago.