Archive for October 2013

Jazz up Your Pumpkin Seeds with Pumpkin Seed Brittle

Apparently 80% of the pumpkin supply is available in October, which makes sense because during this month pumpkins are all the rage. Pumpkins are fun to carve, a perfect holiday decoration for your home, and really fun to eat. If you’re looking to satisfy that fall craving with the perfect treat but you aren’t doing... Read more »

Boka Group Continues to Impress with GT Fish & Oyster

Rob Katz and Kevin Boehm, the guys behind some of our well-known restaurants in Chicago including Boka, Balena, and Girl & the Goat, continue to impress with opening GT Fish & Oyster. Located on the corner of Wells and Grand in River North, GT Fish has the perfect atmosphere that immediately greets you with a... Read more »

Add Some Flavor to your Cocktail with Jim Beam Maple

THE Old Fashioned is finally becoming a drink of choice. It has become that sexy, hip, somewhat seductive, go-to cocktail that is now on nearly every drink menu. This cocktail will no longer stand for being considered something only your grandmother would drink. In fact, your grandmother wouldn’t even recognize what’s happening to this cocktail... Read more »
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Tiki Bar in River North - Three Dots and a Dash

I was out on Hubbard Street recently, and I stumbled upon Three Dots and a dash (morse code for Victory). And when I heard it was a tiki bar that had recently opened, I didn’t need any more convincing to enter.  I mean would you? A tiki bar in Chicago, pretty sure that didn’t exist... Read more »