Artisan cheesemaker Fons Smits from Ludwig Farmstead Creamery visits Chef Amaury restaurant in Aurora at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 26, for Chef Amaury Rosado’s special dinner focusing on Ludwig cheeses.
These handcrafted cheeses are made on the Fithian, Ill., farm with milk from Ludwig’s own cows.
Rosado’s five-course menu includes Sangamon cheese in a roasted vegetable salad over greens, paired with Domaine [...]
But honestly? If you left him on his own, he’d sit around on the sofa like Al Bundy with baseball on the tube all day. So, let’s rephrase that: Let Dad do what he really wants to do outside of the house.
You can start with brunch options tailor-made for him:
IPO. If you plan [...]
For Father’s Day, you’re probably tempted to take your dad hunting, then to a burly barbecue featuring animals he shot and butchered himself. Break out of the stereotype by partaking in any number of Father’s Day dining activities happening around Chicago this year. From DIY taco boxes to carving stations aplenty, there’s something out [...]
You love Southport Grocery & Cafe for its brunch, and for its cupcakes, and for the best of both worlds, cupcake pancakes. Now there’s a lot more to love about this darling Southport Ave. staple, with the recent debut of supper service. The food philosophy is the same as at brunch, concentrating on contemporary interpretations [...]
The annual Crab Festival at Shaw’s Crab House in River North and Schaumburg, through Jan. 31, offers prix-fixe dinners with a choice of Maryland-style crab cakes made from Louisiana blue crab ($35.99) or a 1-pound Alaskan golden king crab ($52.99) accompanied by a cup of clam chowder, cole slaw, au gratin [...]
You don’t have to cook Christmas dinner. We’ve already told you about 12 great options for Christmas dinner in Chicagoland this year. But that’s just the start. Here’s a list of 100 Chicago restaurants and bars that will be open on Christmas Day. Take your pick.
676 Restaurant and Bar, Loop, American. Abyssinia Ethiopian [...]