Archive for June 2014

Strawberry Shortcake for Father's Day

Strawberry Shortcake for Father's Day
With strawberries in season and summer finally in full swing, this is the absolute perfect dessert to prepare. If you haven’t already landed on a dessert for your cookout on Sunday, prepare these fluffy strawberry-basil shortcakes for Father’s Day. This recipe is simple, and it should be made the day you are planning on enjoying... Read more »

Please Adhere to Small Plates when Dining at Cicchetti

I often dream of pasta. It’s consistently in my thoughts. Whenever I’m planning on dining out, pasta is always in the running. If I could, I’d probably eat it every day. Last night I met a friend for dinner and we decided to try the much-anticipated, highly recommended Cicchetti in Streeterville, which debuted this winter.... Read more »

A Falafill that stands out from the rest

A Falafill that stands out from the rest
The idea is simple, yet distinctly fresh and passionately created. A fast-casual Mediterranean joint located on Broadway, in Lakeview, certainly stands out from the crowd by escaping shortcuts and serving everything ‘from-scratch.’ Chicago houses several Mediterranean-style food options, though quantity does not necessarily mean quality and it pays to search beyond the one around the... Read more »
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