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Serious Sandwiches: Johnnie's Combo Beef, Chicago

Michael Nagrant 9 comments

I know, with so many new restaurants opening each day and so many tasty leads to follow, sometimes I take the local food icons here in Chicago for granted. I even forsake them occasionally. But, with so many fanny pack clad tourists descending on our city in search of salad dogs, deep dish pizza, and the Italian beef, I don't really think they need me. More

Serious Sandwiches: The Gage's Brisket Sandwich

Zach Brooks 4 comments

Photograph from Fabrizio Rizzo on Flickr Whiskey can be an amazing or terrible cooking ingredient depending on who is using it. For example, Jack Daniels in the hands of an old college roommate led to some pretty obscenely terrible... More

Serious Sandwiches: The Marky B from Jerry's

Michael Nagrant 3 comments

Jerry's has a hundred and twenty plus signature sandwiches named after musicians, cartoon characters, customers, and pop culture icons. Given the wide choice, the journalist in me yearns to work through each and every one of them. But, while... More

Serious Sandwiches: Raving Over Ropa Vieja at El Cubanito

Michael Nagrant 3 comments

Photograph courtesy of Ron Kaplan It's often said Chicago is a city of neighborhoods. Taking it a step further, it's also a city of sandwiches, as each of those neighborhoods, whether it's the Will Special in Dunning, Al's Italian... More

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