| Apr 16, 2015
| 12:04 PM
Homaro Cantu’s creative fine-dining restaurant Moto will reopen to the public this weekend with contributions from guest chefs who have worked there over the years, Moto executive chef Richie Farina said Thursday.
"We're going to reopen this...
| Apr 29, 2015
| 10:59 AM
United Airlines will create new meals by tapping the expertise of alumni of late celebrity chef Charlie Trotter, the carrier said Tuesday.
And United, headquartered in Chicago, will be the official airline of The Trotter Project, a nonprofit organization...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 5:00 AM
Although chef Homaro Cantu was facing a stressful convergence of business challenges, friends and family said the 38-year-old owner of the internationally renowned restaurant Moto never quit projecting his trademark positive energy and world-changing...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 10:53 PM
Probability, you fickle law. Here we are to think more Chicago chefs competing means a greater chance a Chicagoan would be crowned Top Chef, and we forget its inverse, that Chicagoans also have a greater chance of being eliminated.
Four weeks ago, the...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 3:39 PM
Get into a conversation with Moto/iNG chef/owner Homaro Cantu, and in a tone that's both buoyant and matter-of-fact, he'll drop such nuggets as:
"With a little more tweaking, we could make orange juice in the orange without any packaging or...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 8:41 PM
The final showdown on "Top Chef: Texas" pitted a Texan against a Chicagoan raised in Texas.
And sorry to disappoint, y'all, but it was Austin-based chef Paul Qui who won the title on Wednesday's finale over Chicagoan chef Sarah Grueneberg of award-...
| May 18, 2012
| 8:12 AM
Student performances and Top Chef stations were the main attractions at "A Taste for the Arts" benefiting the Chicago Academy of the Arts. More than 350 attended the free performances by students and alumni May 10 at the Harris Theater. The show opened...
| Nov 24, 2011
Recap of "Top Chef: Texas."...