Tacos Tequilas Invites You and Your Family
The name says it all! Two great combinations you can definitely find here. However, that’s not all. You can also taste succulent favorites such as “carne asada”, “molcajete surtido”, which is a variety of meats, cheeses, grilled cactus, and a rustic salsa; “chiles poblanos”, Two Poblano peppers stuffed with [...]
Brussel Sprouts for Thanksgiving?
Would you ever replace turkey for your Thanksgiving holiday? Generally, Latinos enjoy traditional foods and preparations from our own traditions passed on from our family’s recipes. This adds to the flavor of your typical turkey dinner, and hence becomes a very unique family dinner and tradition. Because we are not suggesting you [...]
Yes! You Read It Correctly! The Mac & Cheese Fest
Monday, October 6th To celebrate National Noodle Day Mac & Cheese Fest is pleased to share the inaugural Mac & Cheese Fest held Saturday, October 4 at the UIC Forum was a smashing success with over 2,000 guests in attendance. Kitty O’Sheas took home the Golden [...]
California Craft Beers in Chicago!
A classic California favorite just got a bit closer to home this past June! Lagunitas has opened a craft brewery in Chicago, which offers a 4,000 square ft taproom for all beer lovers. The company is expected to grow to even a larger space in November, becoming the largest brewery in [...]
A Complete Tranformation To What People Wanted
A few years ago, this place looked a bit intimidating to many fellow Chicagoans, who were used to eating out in trendy, hip, simple, casual, and beer laden restaurants. Around 18th street, people had several choices, in particular Simone’s, which was the likely choice for many.
“Al Teatro Ristorante”, as [...]
What do Lobster and Grill Have in Common?
You could only wonder what good could come out of mixing lobster and a grill. Well the result is the best tasting lobster you’ll ever have!! Here’s a recipe we found in Foodandwine.com, a great outlet to find the best recipes you can possibly find. Hear how [...]
A Unique Experience at Every Location
Mastro’s Restaurant is a perfect place to experience exceptional service, contemporary elegance, and succulent steaks! USUALLY! They strive to create the finest experiences for their guests by combining the highest quality steaks and seafood with exceptional service in a cosmopolitan and entertaining atmosphere.
The food is delicious, but beware of weekends. [...]
What We Learned from the Tequila & Mariachi Festival!
If there is anything we learned from the Mariachi & Tequila Festival is that you can use tequila in more ways that just shots! We had the opportunity to meet wonderful people, especially the “tequileros”. They have recipes for everything! We tried “Chapulines”, “Grasshoppers”, as an appetizer [...]
It’s almost Spring but we are not quite there yet. Therefore keeping warm is still necessary and why not do it with a bowl of hot Chicken and Rice Soup?!
Here is a very quick and simple way to improve your winter blues…
Doughnut Vault Means Business!
Doughnut Vault is located in North Side of town, but we think that you’ll agree that it will be worth the trip, which ever way you’re coming from!
Doughnut Vault serves fresh hot artisan doughnuts every day of the week. You can order at the walk-up window or in the store. We couldn’t [...]