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Amy Lutchen

Sommelier Amy Lutchen is challenged to pair great songs with great wines, and she breaks out all the stops.

Fall in love with Cinderella all over again at Lyric Opera of Chicago!

The Nutcracker ballet has been performed for 126 years all over the world. Premiering in 1890, it was originally only performed in Russia taking place 14 times in its first three seasons. It was a sensation from the start and has been a tradition at the holidays ever since.

In honor of the season of giving, Furious Spoon is partnering with Chicago Coalition for the Homeless (CCH) throughout November and December.

Photo by Miguel "Flowers" Montgomery

In the long list of ways my life is better than yours, I present to you my recent attendance of the Goose Island Bourbon County Stout tapping party at Whirly Ball with my photographer, “Flowers”.  At said party, I did not whirly, nor did I ball, though I did try to make my way through a distressi

Christmas is coming early to the Headquarters Beercade in River North with their upcoming inaugural A Charlie Brown Christmas Brunch happening Sunday, December 9 from 12 pm - 4 pm. Put this amazing

Chicago restaurants open on Thanksgiving

When you don't feel like spending all Thanksgiving in the kitchen either cooking or cleaning, you can make reservations instead. Check out these Chicago restaurants open on Thanksgiving

Le Sud ("south" in French) offers a truly authentic French-Mediterranean menu focusing on fresh, high quality ingredients, enhanced with modern techniques. Located at 2301 Roscoe Street (on the corner of Oakley) Le Sud has started out strong and considering the “dream team” behind the concept, it will only get better.

Pink Taco, the iconic, playful Mexican brand, hosts its inaugural Thanksgiving Dinner providing holiday meals to Chicagoans in need. Partnering with Inspiration Corporation, a non-profit organization helping part

Through the end of the year, and possibly longer, you can imbibe some pretty spectacular cocktails newly offered at Travelle, at the Langham Hotel.  They've taken their cues from famous works of art and created cocktails to reflect them.

The Globe Pub is known for two things: football and beer. After our Chef's Table event, you can add tasty food to that list.

Just in time for the holiday celebrations Meiomi introduced its first sparkling wine made in champagne method.

Free Christmas Events in Downtown Chicago

Get out your calendars - it's time to start planning Christmas in Chicago! The free holiday events begin this weekend, including the Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony, Caroling at Cloud Gate, Dance-Along Nutcracker, and the opening of the McCormick Tribune Ice Skating Rink. Wheee!!!

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