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The Guac Stop: Chicago Style Guacamole

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Share:TwitterFacebookPinterestTumblrGoogle+StumbleUponemail A Chicago style Guacamole recipe from Wholly Guacamole.  Let’s get this out of the way right now: since I moved to Chicago, I have gained about 25 pounds. I know, I know. I’m all about the body image…

Grilling Season is Here: Johnsonville #FirstBratsContest

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Share:TwitterFacebookPinterestTumblrGoogle+StumbleUponemail One of my very favorite things about the beginnings of spring is that it signifies the beginning of grilling season. Winter in Chicago has been unquestionably mild this year with only one significant snowfall in December and a…


Chicago: Tacos & Ceviche at Cantina 1910 – NOW CLOSED

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Share:TwitterFacebookPinterestTumblrGoogle+StumbleUponemailLocated in Andersonville, Cantina 1910 is a Mexican restaurant that merges the diverse cuisine of Mexico with the bounty of Midwestern farms and producers to innovate traditional Mexican dishes.  Share:TwitterFacebookPinterestTumblrGoogle+StumbleUponemail…

Phoenix: Queen Creek Olive Mill

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Share:TwitterFacebookPinterestTumblrGoogle+StumbleUponemailIn September, I visited Arizona for the first time, spending three days in Mesa and three days in Phoenix, with a few brief stops in the Scottsdale area. In between some fabulous restaurants, I attended a tour and tasting…