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Logan Square Kitchen Pastry Market

Logan Square Kitchen Pastry Market

Saturday, November 12, 2011, 10:00 AM

Logan Square Kitchen

2333 Milwaukee Ave., Chicago, IL


Delicious chocolates, baked goods and other treats from local, small-batch artisans. Delivering the latest and greates in new products and new vendors.

Open to the public. $1 admission, kids free.

So far, the list of confirmed vendors includes:…


Added by Todor Krecu on October 22, 2011 at 10:08am — No Comments

The Wagyu Wagon Pop Up Dinner

The Wagyu Wagon Pop Up Dinner on Monday, October 10, 2011 from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM at:

Green Eye Lounge

2403 W Homer Ave 

at Western Ave

ChicagoIL 60647

RSVP at: …


Added by Todor Krecu on October 6, 2011 at 10:30pm — No Comments

The Chew

The Chew crew in Chicago offering free sandwiches from Gaztro-Wagon at Ethyl's Beer And Wine Dive:

The Chew is an upcoming talk show to be broadcast in the United States on ABC, centering on food-related and lifestyle topics. It is set to premiere on ABC on September 26, 2011 and replace the soap opera All My Children. It will be hosted by Iron Chef America's Mario Batali and Michael Symon, Top…


Added by Todor Krecu on September 26, 2011 at 7:02am — No Comments

Locavore Supper

Locavore Supper

on Wednesday, September 21st

Dinner Open to All!

Celebrate the season's bounty and the joy of local eating at Green City Market's upcoming Locavore Picnic Supper! The event, held on Wednesday September 21 from 6pm to 8pm, will feature a delicious array of local farm-fresh foods from Limelight Catering, meditations on year-round local eating from chef, blogger and local food activist Dana Cox, and a…


Added by Todor Krecu on September 17, 2011 at 9:00am — No Comments

Chicago Chef Battle 2011

Chicago Chef Battle 2011

Date: Sunday, September 25 2011 @ 4:00pm



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Meinl Infusions Neighborhood Dinner

Meinl Infusions Neighborhood Dinner at Meinl on Lincoln
Thursday, May 27th at 7 pm

How much do you love coffee and tea? Do you drink it every day? Don't
you just love the smell and the taste of a freshly brewed cup? Well, we love
it too! And so, the May Meinl Neighborhood Dinner is going to take coffee
and tea to a whole new level. Yes, that's right; we are going to infuse our
dinner with our coffees,…

Added by Todor Krecu on May 26, 2010 at 7:36am — No Comments

Chef Lovely Cooking Demo

Chef Lovely will be doing a live cooking demonstration on April 30 at 7pm at Live Studio Chicago. Come see her cook and taste her fantastic creations. Be part of the Live Studio audience and see yourself on the live video stream of the event.

This event is free!…

Added by Todor Krecu on April 27, 2010 at 2:55am — No Comments

Taste of Chicago's Culinary Schools

For over 5 years, Eli’ Cheesecake has partnered with the Chicago Foodservice Marketing Club to host an evening benefit to highlight Chicago’s top culinary students and programs with a Friday Night Reception and Scholarship Award event emceed by NBC 5’s Wayne Johnson on the decorating floor at Eli’s Cheesecake World.
This year’s event is on Friday, March 5th at 6pm at Eli’s Cheesecake World, 6701 W. Forest Preserve Drive, Chicago and is only $50. Proceeds go to the CFMC Culinary…

Added by Todor Krecu on February 28, 2010 at 1:49pm — No Comments

Robust Tastes of Ethiopia

Ethiopian Diamond
Robust Tastes of Ethiopia…

Added by Todor Krecu on February 28, 2010 at 2:08am — No Comments

Tamale and Sangria Party at Viking Cooking School

The one food that is served at virtually every Mexican fiesta is the tamale. Our expert instructors will teach you how to handle masa, make sweet and savory fillings, prepare corn husks and roll and steam tamales. At the end of class, we’ll toast with a glass of the best sangria this side of Guadalajara. Salud!

SKILLS AND TECHNIQUES Making and handling masa; making tamale fillings; rolling tamales using a “secret” time-saving tool; folding, tying and steaming tamales.

Hot… Continue

Added by Todor Krecu on November 19, 2009 at 9:20pm — No Comments

Wine & Dine Fantastic Fall Festival

Wine & Dine Fantastic Fall Festival

(847) 486-9005 - phone

Tuesday, November 17, 2009 6pm – 8:30pm

Chauncery Banquets

At Columbus Center

365 Surryse Road

Lake Zurich, IL 60047


Sampling a distinctive array of fine wines

In celebration of FALL!

The night will… Continue

Added by Todor Krecu on November 8, 2009 at 9:00am — No Comments

Sweet Collective's annual holiday party in Chicago

You're invited to Sweet Collective's annual holiday party on Saturday, December 12. Come in and sample some holiday treats, sip champagne, and pick up some stocking stuffers!

Sweet Collective

5333 N. Lincoln

Chicago, IL 60625


fall hours:

wed-thurs 11 am- 6 pm

fri-sat 11 am- 7 pm

sun 12pm - 4pm

Rich Chocolates & Candies has the perfect hostess… Continue

Added by Todor Krecu on November 8, 2009 at 8:00am — No Comments

The Feastivals at Copernicus Center Chicago

The Beautiful Copernicus Center Theater at 5216 W. Lawrence Ave

in Chicago is now home to The Food Feastivals, kicking off on

Tuesday, November 17th from 6:00- 9:30pm. The Feastivals will

feature samplings at food vendor tables, as well as wine, beer,

and alcohol tastings. The Feastivals will center around

multiple food & cooking programs on various topics, recipes,

and food related themes. There will be spa treatments, crafts,

ladies accessories, kitchen… Continue

Added by Todor Krecu on October 7, 2009 at 7:10am — No Comments

Julia Child's Birthday Party

Celebrate Julia Child's Birthday Party in Chicago on Aug. 15:

Added by Todor Krecu on August 6, 2009 at 6:34am — No Comments

Chicago Area Members Get Together

If you are in the Chicago area, please join us on Saturday July 25 at Espresso Thy Art Cafe for coffee, tea, snacks and a Social Media Discussion.

More information is at:

While sipping our cappuccino or tea, we will discuss how local businesses such as Espresso Thy Art are using social media Web sites like Facebook and Twitter… Continue

Added by Todor Krecu on July 17, 2009 at 4:20am — No Comments

Mount Prospect, IL - Lions Club Farmers’ Market is open every Sunday

The Mount Prospect Lions Club Farmers’ Market is open for the season! The Market will be held every Sunday, June 14 - Oct. 25 from 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at the Mount Prospect Train Depot West Commuter Parking Lot (corner of Northwest Hwy & Rte. 83). For a wonderful array of fruits, vegetables, herbs, flowers and other goodies, stop by and check it out!

During the 20 weeks the Market is open the Lions Club will be sponsoring various activities to enhance the ambiance… Continue

Added by Todor Krecu on June 17, 2009 at 10:00pm — No Comments

Mead for the Environment

I recently discovered a mead wine called Blanc de Fleur and made by Wild Blossom Meadery and Winery . The Mead is made from honey collected by bees from the nectar of wildflowers in the prairies of the Midwest. It is a semi dry style mead similar to a Riesling however it has a floral honey aroma and a crisp fruity flavor. Blanc de Fleur by Wild Blossom Winery won the 2005 International Mead Competition Gold Medal.

Why is drinking mead good for the… Continue

Added by Todor Krecu on December 28, 2008 at 7:11pm — No Comments

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

Frohe Weihnachten und ein Gutes Neues Jahr
Joyeux Noel et Bonne Annee
Sretan Bozic i Nova Godina

Todor Krecu

Added by Todor Krecu on December 25, 2008 at 8:15am — No Comments

Eating healthy might be easier than you think.

Health Magazine just released its list of the 15 healthiest restaurant chains. Among them Uno Chicago Grills, Chevy's Fresh Mex, P.F. Chang's, Chipotle and Noodles & Co.

Added by Todor Krecu on November 16, 2008 at 6:14pm — No Comments

Ruth’s Chris Steak House - Steak and Stuffed Lobster for $39.95 - Limited Time

For a Limited Time - Ruth’s Chris Steak House is offering a Steak and Stuffed Lobster for $39.95

Steak & Stuffed Lobster for $39.95

For a limited time, treat your taste buds to our mouthwatering 6-ounce filet served alongside a succulent Caribbean lobster tail stuffed with jumbo lump crab meat and garlic herb cheese. Complement this outstanding entrée with a wine pairing from our award-winning wine list to create the ultimate experience.

Available for a limited… Continue

Added by Todor Krecu on November 6, 2008 at 7:30am — No Comments

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