DMK Burger Bar’s Cuban Burger Recipe

DMK Burger Bar in Chicago is known for their innovative sandwich ideas. To celebrate the start of summer, DMK’s The Cuban Burger is a juicy, meaty burger topped with ham, shredded roast pork, provolone, mustard, and dill pickles on thick cut Tuscan style bread. Needless to say, it’s a serious, meat-lover’s dream come true! Did […]

How to Choose the Best Red Wines to Go With Thanksgiving and Holiday Dinners

This week as you’re wrapping up plans for holiday dinner menus, don’t write off red wines to pair with all that turkey and stuffing. These tips come to us courtesy of Mitch Einhorn, owner of Lush Wine Spirits in Chicago. He recommends a few out of the box ideas like the Beaujolais, a wine from […]

Farmer’s Market Vegetable Quiche Recipe from 2 Sparrows

This vegetable quiche recipe calls for fresh feta, asparagus, and arugula from your local farmer’s market. You can easily replace them with whatever is in season, and local to your area. 2 Sparrows Farmer’s Market Quiche Recipe Yield: 1 quiche large enough to feed 8-10 people (depending on how big the slices are cut) Utensils […]

Mother’s Day Brunch, Lunch and Dinner Specials in Chicago

This Mother’s Day, Weber Grill restaurants will serve a specially crafted menu filled with sweet and savory brunch specials and decadent lunch and dinner dishes to honor Mom on her big day. To show her just how much she’s appreciated, guests can pre-order tableside flowers for $25 to be pre-set at their dining table for a decorative and heartfelt surprise. Kids […]

Weber Grill Sizzles on Easter Sunday

On Easter Sunday, gather the family at Weber Grill and feast on an array of Easter-inspired dishes for both brunch and dinner. While adults indulge in traditional holiday favorites, a children’s brunch plate will be available along with Easter eggs filled with candy and special treats. Weber Grill restaurants’ warm, attentive service and comfortable sophisticated […]

An Irish Twist on a Classic Grill Favorite & House-Smoked Corned Beef

Weber Grill will honor the joyful celebration of St Patrick’s Day by incorporating an Irish-take on one of the restaurants’ most iconic dishes, Beer Can Chicken. Special for the holiday, Chef Larry Donahue will be transforming the succulent chicken dish into a true Irish feast by using Guinness to create the perfect au jus. Chef Donahue […]

Fall in Love with Weber Grill’s Valentine’s Day Menu Specials & Tableside Roses

Weber Grill is celebrating the holiday of romance this year with ala carte menu specials featuring only the best in truffles, chocolate, strawberries and steak that couples, families and friends are destined to fall in ‘love’ with. Those looking to include some extra romance and ambiance to the evening can add a half a dozen roses pre-set at […]

The Boarding House Hosts Pinot Vortex Wine Tasting Event

The Boarding House Hosts Pinot Vortex Wine Tasting Event
Spend an evening exploring the Evolution of Pinot

Holiday Wine and Cheese Tips from Marion Street Market

Wine & cheese pairings at a holiday party are a must, and the expert team at Marion Street Market in Oak Park loves sharing the best cheeses for festive gatherings and wines to pair with the options. Cheesemonger April Reed and Beverage Manager Heather Yargus team together on a daily basis to assist customers looking […]

Downtown Chicago Date Night at Sullivan’s Steakhouse

Downtown Chicago certainly has no shortage of food, festivities and entertainment but through all the noise and hulabaloo, it’s not always easy to find a laid-back suitable spot for an exceptional date night meal experience.  Sullivan’s is an oasis, offering a tranquil setting and some of the best steaks, jazz and martinis in town. Stepping inside the […]

Chef Recipes: Bourbon Sweet Potato Casserole from Sullivan’s Steakhouse

Bourbon Sweet Potato Casserole with Pecan Oatmeal Crumble From Sullivan’s Steakhouse Restaurant, Chicago Serving 2-4 people INGREDIENTS: 6 medium Sweet Potatoes ¼ cup whiskey (we use Jack Daniels) ¼ lb Brown Sugar ¼ lb Unsalted Butter ¾ tbsp Maple Flavoring ¼ tbsp Vanilla extract 1 tsp Sea Salt Pecan Oat Crumble Topping ½ lb Butter, […]

Oktoberfest Hits the North Shore at Glenview Haus’ 3rd Annual Tent Party

Inspired by the world’s most popular German event, Glenview “Haus” will host the North Shore’s most exciting all-day Oktoberfest celebration this side of Munich on Saturday, September 20. The 3rd annual festival will feature authentic grub, grog and live music in the 60×40’ Oktoberfest tent located in the railroad parking lot directly west of the restaurant. […]

MAS Launches Weekend Mexican Brunch in the West Loop

Serving up Complimentary Chilaquiles to the #MASFIRST50 that walk through the door From a decadent chorizo scotch egg to chicharrones over black bean truffle puree and bacon infused tequila, the West Loop can experience ‘mas’ flavor and funk with a brunch and cocktail culture unlike anything else seen before. In just two weeks, brunch-goers can […]

Falafill “Unwraps” National Chefs Participating in ‘Guest Chef Series’

Falafill has teamed up with the country’s leading culinary minds to craft a unique wrap of his or her own creation to be featured on the restaurant’s menu for an entire month. $1 from each wrap sold benefits the Mediterranean Feast Fundraisers, an outreach campaign supporting Paula Wolfert, the author of eight Mediterranean, Moroccan and French cookbooks […]