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Chicago's Best Summer Food Festivals

Chicago's Best Summer Food Festivals
It’s summertime in Chicago and the eating is easy with the city’s jam-packed calendar of food festivals from now until the snow flies–or you know what freezes over (that would be Chicago). Explore the real Chicago through its stomach at the free admission Taste of Chicago, the many ethnic neighborhood festivals or the brand new... Read more »

Paczki Day: Discover the Ten Secrets to Delightful Paczki

1. The winning combination is the mother-daughter team of Stasia Hawryszczuk  and Dobra Bielinski, partners who started the Delightful Pastries business 16 years ago and have been "on a roll" ever since. Photo credit: Show Me Chicago
The perfect paczki which will be on tables everywhere come Paczki Day (Fat Tuesday), March 4, are an indulgence worth pursuing.  First off, one must be aware that there are paczki (pronounced: “punch-key” or “poanch-key”) and then there are so-called paczki that are flat jelly-filled doughnut wannabes. Yesterday, we had the opportunity to learn about... Read more »

Top Ten Food Trends 2014: What's Hot in Chicago Restaurants and Bars

Top Ten Food Trends 2014: What's Hot in Chicago Restaurants and Bars
If you are a foodie–and it seems almost everyone is–(have you ever posted a picture of your meal on on Facebook, Instagram or Pinterest?)–then it’s time to get with what’s trending in the food world for 2014.  Who will be this year’s stars and who will have to go back to waiting tables? Each year,... Read more »
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