| May 28, 2012
| 8:40 AM
- 676 N. St. Clair
- The Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival
- Through September 8
- Other highlights:
- In-Fashion: The Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival is the nation's first...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 5:14 AM
Key ingredient: Cheese Ravioli
Nutrition benefits: Moderate in calories and fat, cheese ravioli offers a good source of affordable protein and carbohydrate. For more fiber choose whole wheat varieties. When paired with nutrient-rich vegetables...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 1:05 PM
One of the swankiest restaurants I've been to in years has opened on Oakland Park Boulevard near the ocean.
There's no mistaking Thasos for anything but a Greek restaurant, but Fort Lauderdale architect Art Bengochea and Greek designer Angelos...
| Oct 13, 2012
Whether your tailgate includes a custom grill setup and team color-coordinated tents or a simple picnic on a well-worn blanket, no pre-game ritual is complete without the spread. This is one party that's as much about the food as it is about fans and...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 10:21 AM
Quartino Ristorante and Wine Bar
626 N. State Street
To read more about the restaurant:
To purchase a copy of the cookbook:
250 True Italian Pasta Dishes: Easy and...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 11:49 AM
To purchase a copy of the book:
More Make It Fast, Cook It Slow: 200 Brand-New, Budget-Friendly, Slow-Cooker Recipes
Steam Roast Infused Chicken
2-3 1/2 pound...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 1:14 AM
Homegrown Fall Favorites
Late fall brings a bountiful harvest with plenty of time to enjoy fresh produce grown close to home. Fall’s peak produce includes:
- Apples: Gala, Empire, Ida Red and Jonathan (all good multi-purpose apples for...
| May 2, 2012
| 10:51 AM
Mother Nature should surely give our Fresh Garden Pasta her special "thumbs up." Made with lots of fresh garden veggie chunks and healthy, flavorful ingredients, this one’s a keeper.
Cooking Time: 30 min
- 1 cup olive oil,...
| May 12, 2012
Plug Ugly's Publick House is a strange name for a tavern. But Baltimore history buffs know the Plug Uglies were a thuggish street gang/political club that ran riot on Baltimore's streets in the 1850s.
Don't worry. The newest resident of O'Donnell...
| May 11, 2012
Recently shuttered spots Duchamp in Bucktown and In Fine Spirits in Andersonville are miles apart, but they had plenty in common: Both were well-loved for their patios, well-mixed cocktails and shareable, snackable fare. And this spring, both spaces...
| May 22, 2012
Q: I got a bunch of dried organic lavender flowers from a local co-op. I have always wanted to cook with lavender but my first attempt to infuse the flavors into a tart was a disappointment. Do you have a suggestion?
—Andrew Maselli, Chicago