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Food, Fun, The Bean, Millennium Park, and Rick Bayless – What Could Be Better?!

Rick Bayless declared that there are two things you need for a great party – “Booze and Guacamole!”  I don’t think anyone who attended this year’s Chicago Gourmet would disagree.  Throw in some great wine, cool weather, top Chicago chefs, even Mayor Richard Daley, and you definitely have a party going on.  My daughter Kristina and I […]

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Cookbook Give-Away for the week of 6-7-10!

The cookbook give-away for this week of June 7th, seemed to me that it had to be something Chicago.  In the last month, the Chicago area enjoyed having the winners from American Idol and Biggest Loser, and now, the Blackhawks are trying to make it to the Stanley Cup finals.  This is a great cookbook […]

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