Tag: Taste of Chicago

Ten Great Tastes You Won't Find at the Taste of Chicago

Sushi leaving you with a fishy taste in your mouth? Why not give Frushi from Orange With A Peel a try! Made with fresh fruit with coconut rice, frushi is the perfect start to your breakfast and is vegan-friendly to boot!
Follow @RunningJayhawk to keep tabs on all That’s Awesome! I make it no secret among my friends just how much I detest the Taste of Chicago. While I think the concept is pretty cool, the thought of cramming tens of thousands of people in a small space as they gorge themselves on traditionally unhealthy, overpriced... Read more »

Join Eli's Cheesecake 30th Birthday Celebration

Last year's cake was so large, it had to be brought out on a forklift!
This Saturday the insanely delicious Eli’s Cheesecake is turning 30 and you’re invited to join in the celebration! Starting at 1pm during the The Taste of Chicago at the Buckingham Fountain, Eli’s Cheesecake will unveil their awesome 2,000 pound cheesecake featuring layers of their famous four cheesecake flavors from 1980: original  plain, chocolate chip, pineapple... Read more »

Ten Awesome "Tastes" You Shouldn't Miss at The Taste

Ten Awesome "Tastes" You Shouldn't Miss at The Taste
The Taste of Chicago is upon us once again, dear friends. Starting tomorrow, Chicagoans and tourists alike will flock en mass to Grant Park tomorrow to gorge themselves on delicious food, ignore ever-expanding waistlines, and brave the unrelenting heat and crowds (and rain…because clearly we haven’t had enough of it the past week). Should you... Read more »