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Chicago dining

Where to Get the Best Fried Chicken in Chicago

To Eat, Travel

Share: This past fall, I began writing for Chef Magazine, a trade publication for chefs and foodservice professionals.  My most recent story ‘Let’s Play Chicken‘ was about some the ways that chefs across the country are putting their own…

doodles doughnuts

A Conversation With Dana Lanier

Food, Tastemakers

Share: There are doughnut (donut?) shops cropping up all over Chicago that take the much beloved pastry beyond old fashioned and chocolate glazed. One of these such wonders is Doodle’s Doughnuts, an Old Town shop known for three glorious…

perfect lobster roll

How-To: Make a Lobster Roll

Food, How-To

Share:For me, lobster is proof that some of the most delicious things in culinary life are the simplest. Though there are plenty of opulent ways to eat lobster, from from thermidor to Newburg and from scampi to bisque, but…