Posts tagged "chicago food blogs"

Where I’ve been eating lately…

Where I’ve been eating lately…
I may not have been writing much lately but I have been eating. I’ve traveled a bit this summer and it makes me happy to know we have such great food here. I know but sometimes I forget because I’m spoiled. Speaking of outside my door, I can’t wait for Dawson to open because it... Read more »

Food Fun Friday

Food Fun Friday
The last weekend for February! Where does time go? Hope you all have a fun weekend planned. I will be at Poutinfest on Sunday – come say hello! Ok it’s bad out and I want to get out of work early so enough gabbing… Here’s some fun food events… The Florentine…is excited to host their... Read more »

Food Fun Friday

Food Fun Friday
It’s the first weekend of 2013! We all survived the Mayan Apolocypse and the holiday onslaught. The Chicago winter seems to be setting in with the cold and potential snow. A bunch of fun events coming up… FREE TICKETS!!!!! CHEF DAVID BURKE & ARIANE DAGUIN OF D’ARTAGNAN’S – DUCK & FRENCH SOUL FOOD DEMO & DINNER On Thursday,... Read more »
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Two for Tuesday - Night 2 of a Food Writer's Week

Two for Tuesday - Night 2 of a Food Writer's Week
Technically, it’s one post, but I’m keeping the music post theme of the week alive for one more day. Last night, I had a press dinner at Michael Jordan’s Steakhouse for their new menu. For me, I have a hard time saying no to a steak house and a press dinner. I’d heard it was... Read more »

Food Fun Friday

Food Fun Friday
Welcome to November! I hope your loved ones fared well and are all ok out East. So much coming up before Thanksgiving. Ladies, Let’s Get Ready for Some Football – Rockit Burger Bar, located at 3700 N. Clark, launches the second Sports Divas Game Day Training Brunch of the season, on Sunday, November 4 at... Read more »

SH!& Show Service

Service, true, real “SERVICE,” seems to be a lost art. There are some career servers working hard, but attentive service at the “not so in the press” places, heck even the notable, hot spots, seems to more often than not be a small disaster. This past weekend I ordered starters, pasta middle course and entrée.... Read more »
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Food Fun Friday

Food Fun Friday
It’s been a heat wave of a week and a quiet lull of a weekend before the big 4th of July holiday…do you take the weekend before or after off??? Definitely going to watch some Euro 2012 this weekend and then hit Emporium Arcade to play some video games. When video games kept high scores!... Read more »

20 Questions - Rachael Lowe, Sommelier at Sixteen

20 Questions - Rachael Lowe, Sommelier at Sixteen
Rachael Lowe is the sommelier at the Trump Hotel and their restaurant Sixteen. She has a pedigree that many would love to have and the chef’s she’s worked for you know – Thomas Keller, Gordon Ramsey, Grey Kunz. I’ve eaten at Sixteen a few times and the pairings as well as service have always been... Read more »

Food Fun Friday

Food Fun Friday
It’s The MASTER’S weekend!!! And Easter and Passover, haha. If you’ve followed me on Twitter this week you know I’m a fan! What a fun week to see the practice rounds but I did look at my buddy and think – people think golf in general is boring this place is packed with people watching... Read more »
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20 Questions - Revae Schneider, Femme Du Coupe

20 Questions - Revae Schneider, Femme Du Coupe
Revae Schneider is Femme Du Coupe. She recently exploded on to the Chicago scene and her momentum doesn’t seem to be waning anytime soon. She takes a different tack to the mixology movement by bringing it home. Her goal is to teach classes and educate those with the desire on how to make great drinks... Read more »