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Snapshots from the Chicago Chocolate Festival

Events Lindsey Becker 2 comments

This weekend I did the arduous work of trying upwards of 30 different kinds of chocolate products at both the consumer-oriented Chicago Fine Chocolate Show and the trade-focused National Chocolate Show. It was hard work, and I'm glad I had to do it. More

Scenes from the Sound Opinions End of Summer BBQ at Navy Pier

Events Nick Kindelsperger Post a comment

Last night Sound Opinions held an "End of Summer BBQ" on WBEZ's terrace at Navy Pier. Sure, I love the weekly rock radio show (especially the recent episode on the history of punk), but I was mostly milling around the crowd for the food, which included some of my favorites restaurants in the city. Hoosier Mama Pie Copmany, Butcher and Larder, and Black Dog Gelato. More

A Sandwich a Day: Lobster Roll at City Porch

A Sandwich a Day Nick Kindelsperger 4 comments

Lobster rolls are expensive. That I accept. But what I can't accept is shredded lobster meat, which is what I sadly encountered recently. More

What to Eat Near Navy Pier in Chicago

Chicago Nick Kindelsperger 2 comments

The biggest tourist attraction in Chicago by a large number is Navy Pier, and though it's not my favorite place to visit, it's easy to see why it's so popular. Just don't eat there. With so many enticing and cheaper places nearby, you'll have a much better chance of eating well if you leave. More

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