Posts in category "United Slurps of America: Illinois"

Hearty Boys: All-American Food and Wine

Hearty Boys: All-American Food and Wine
Steve McDonagh of the Hearty Boys knows food–even if it’s as simple as the best cracker out there. “I don’t care who makes crackers, a Triscuit is still the best,” he said, choking on one. Best known for their retro-take on American comfort food, the Hearty Boys (McDonagh and his partner, Dan Smith) keep Chicagoans... Read more »

United Slurps of America: Illinois Edition (Lynfred Winery)

United Slurps of America: Illinois Edition (Lynfred Winery)
Searching the Net a few weeks ago, we came across Swirl, Smell, Slurp, a Los Angeles wine blog written by another couple. An email later, we were invited to participate in their latest project, United Slurps of America. The goal is to taste wine from all 50 states–and, as luck would have it, Illinois was... Read more »