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Back to the HOP and Chi Gourmet!

Back to the HOP and Chi Gourmet!
For the second year in a row, I got to attend both the Hamburger HOP and the Chicago Gourmet. After a long week, I’ll admit I was needing to rally a bit for a fun weekend of food, booze and emceeing some sessions. Hamburger HOP If you’ve never been, the HOP is set in a... Read more »

Chicago Gourmet Hamburger Hop

Had to take a pic to make sure I wasn't so drunk I got it wrong!
The kickoff event to the Chicago Gourmet weekend was a fun way to begin the weekend food festival. As I walked up the steps to the Harris Theatre rooftop, you could smell the burgers grilling and see the hints of smoke coming off the grills! Your senses were teased before you even saw what was... Read more »