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This November 17 is National Baklava Day so we invite you to Pita House to celebrate.
Baklava is a rich, sweet pastry made of layers of filo filled with chopped nuts and sweetened and held together with syrup or honey. It is characteristic of the cuisines of the former Ottoman Empire, and is also found in Central and Southwest Asia.
When: Tuesday, November 17at 11:00am - 9:00pm
Pita House has two…
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Tastings • Small Bites • Music • Silent Auction • Open Bar
When: Friday, October 16at 7:00pm - 11:00pm
Where: Ravenswood Event Center
The Spirits of Ravenswood will feature tasting portions of local, craft beverages served alongside a specially designed, gourmet menu of small bites from the talented catering staff at the Ravenswood Event Center. Proceeds from the evening benefit the Food Pantry and Community Kitchen at Ravenswood Community Services.
Joining us this…Continue
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The Grill Chasers Food Truck will be visiting Church Street Brewing Company on September 25 from 5pm to 8pm to help celebrate their Third Year Anniversary and Free Glass…
Added by Todor Krecu on September 23, 2015 at 7:37am — No Comments
Don't miss this incredible opportunity to taste 15+ rosés, from dry crisp and aromatic Provence rosé to fuller bodied ones from California. We'll tour the world of wine through rosé: France, Italy, the US, something for every taste.
Enjoy some light snacks.
Enter a drawing for a magnum of rosé! And, most importantly, have fun!!
Discount of 10% on all rosé purchases for the evening!!!
When: Tuesday, April 28, 2015…Continue
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The premiere food truck festival of the suburbs... Truckin’ Around - Food Truck Extravaganza has a line up of some of Chicagoland's best food trucks as well as a beer tent, live entertainment, cooking demonstrations from Chef Paul Guerrero of Cooking Skills Academy and much more!
When: April 18, 2015 from 11am to 7pm
Where: 1999 Springinsguth Rd, Schaumburg, Illinois 60193
Bring your own chairs/blankets as seating gets full! Check back often for…
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The 5th Annual Pastoral Artisan Producer Festival (APF), presented by The Specialty Food Association will take place on Saturday, April 25th, 2015, from 11am-3pm at the Chicago French Market (131 N. Clinton St., Chicago), which co-produces the festival with Pastoral.
Greg O’Neill & Ken Miller, co-owners/co-founders of Pastoral Artisan Cheese, Bread & Wine, created the APF to showcase the talents of local, national and international producers of high quality artisan foods and…Continue
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Saturday, September 21st, 2013
at Kendall College (parking lot) 900 N. Branch St. Chicago (near Chicago Avenue & Halsted)
The best local food trucks plus chef driven restaurant vendors, chef demonstrations, live music by Empty Bottle Presents and more!
Benefiting Share Our Strength, Cooking Matters, a national…Continue
Added by Todor Krecu on September 18, 2013 at 7:00am — No Comments
Chicago’s new weekly, outdoor food festival - The NOSH at Wicker Park!
Location: the A.N. Pritzker School playground (on the corner of Damen & Evergreen Avenue) in the heart of Wicker Park:
2009 W. Schiller Street, Chicago, Illinois 60622
Time: The Nosh will run every Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.mthrough October.
The NOSH will be a meeting place for some of the city’s best edible…
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We are excited to announce the launch of Chicago’s new weekly,
outdoor food festival - The NOSH at Wicker Park!
Location: the A.N. Pritzker School playground (on the corner of Damen & Evergreen Avenue) in the heart…Continue
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Just 8 days left of our kickstarter campaign and we're determined to make it! Become a part of something great! Bit.ly/pierogiwagon— Pierogi Wagon (@PierogiWagon) May 11, 2013
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Join Taquero Fusion Food Truck for a Pop-up dinner at Koval Distillery on Wednesday Feb 13, 2013 at
5121 North Ravenswood Ave, Chicago, IL 60640
Taquero Fusion has taken flavors from Latin American Countries and created a Taco Twist menu that made its debut on the first Taquero Fusion taco truck in Chicago. Limited items will be offered for sale on site so please pre-order to ensure getting the item of your choice: …Continue
The City of Chicago has designated the addresses below for food trucks under a new ordinance:
Added by Todor Krecu on November 4, 2012 at 2:05pm — No Comments
Viewing of Check Please episode with food trucks.
New season begins Friday 10/12 at 8:00 pm - The Food Truck Special!
Chicago area food trucks had the privilege of being invited to a special taping of an episode of Check Please with host Alpana Singh at the WTTW studios. After the taping, fans of Check Please were invited…Continue
Added by Todor Krecu on October 12, 2012 at 10:16am — No Comments
For Immediate Release
Contact: Paul Guerrero, Executive Chef
Phone: 630 791 0328 Email: Info@GourmetSkills.com
One-Stop Culinary Tasting Expo Set For Oct 27-28
Local Restaurants, Chefs, Vendors & Food Trucks Ready to Spice Up Arlington Park
Itasca, Il (October 9, 2012) Cash in on this culinary…
The Chicago Cooking Expo Barista Competition 2012 will be hosted by a group of culinary schools and supported by the regional industry associations. The primary purpose of this competition is to encourage culinary students with who are focusing on advancing the barista profession, and promoting specialty coffee and coffee excellence in the region and beyond. Top baristas in training will congregate to pit their skills against one another for the honor of being the…Continue
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Meet the food trucks! Everything from cupcakes to tamales, and everything in between!
45,000 square feet of cooking essentials.
Whether you’re an avid cooking enthusiast eager to see what’s new or are just looking for a family outing for the day, this is YOUR show! This 2-day cooking and tasting extravaganza event turns The Arlington Park into a one-stop marketplace for your culinary adventure— the best place to see and buy everything you need for your…Continue
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My name is Mica Valdes and I am a Casting Associate Producer who is currently searching for creative home cooks, foodies and food entrepreneurs for an exciting new reality competition series! It would be amazing if you could pass this along to your friends, meet-up members and fellow Chicagoans! From the creators of Undercover Boss and Project Runway, culinary innovators will compete for the chance to get their dish/culinary product on supermarket shelves with one of the biggest chains in…Continue
Added by Todor Krecu on October 9, 2012 at 9:30am — No Comments
StopNGo Food Truck will be at Fischman Liquors and Tavern this Thursday October 4 starting at 6pm. Stop by and try their Balkan inspired menu. Stout season is here at Fischman Liquors and Tavern and the beers will be paired with the menu items from the StopNGo Food Truck.
When: Thursday, October 4, 2012 starting at 6pm
Where: Fischman Liquors & Tavern
4780-4776 N. Milwaukee, Chicago, Illinois 60630
These are items…Continue
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The Falafel Brothers had the privilege of being invited to a special taping of an episode of Check Please with host Alpana Singh at the WTTW studios. After the taping, fans of Check Please were invited to sample some of the wonderful creations from Falafel Brothers. Learn More about the Falafel Brothers at http://www.myfalafelbrothers.com/
Huthyfah from Falafel Brothers being interviewed by the crew from Check Please!…Continue
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