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Too Legit to Spit

Wine industry database superstar SevenFifty launched their industry-only tasting event, Too Legit to Spit, at Morgan Manufacturing Monday night. Twenty-five top Illinois distributors showed up to serve their best bottles of booze to Chicago buyers, sellers, and beverage managers.

Portsmith Chef Nate Henssler knows a thing or two about oysters.

The Color Purple

Let me be clear:  The Color Purple is extraordinary.

It is heartbreaking.  It is hilarious.  It is joyful.  It is powerful.  It is extraordinary.

Sharp Objects

“My demons are not remotely tackled, just mildly concussed.”

At Windy City Smokeout everyone is a little but country... Rain, music and BBQ!

I fell in love with Evanescence when their first single, "Bring Me To Life" was released in 2003. After never being able to catch their shows, I was granted a photo pass for their Carnival of Madness concert at Toyota Park in Bridgeview, Illinois back in 2012.

Guitarist extraordinaires, Buddy Guy and Jonny Lang, made their way to Ravinia in Highland Park on Sunday night to rock the crowd with amazing blues tunes.

A mainstay in River North for over 10 years, Prosecco closed in March without much fanfare to conduct a major renovation.  

Dining on the Chicago River at River Roast

The Beer Dinner Social at River Roast, featuring beers from 5 Rabbit Cerveceria and special dishes from Chef Cedric Harden is outstanding.

Country Thunder, the nation's biggest annual country music festival will soon roll into southeastern Wisconsin with a powerful lineup and plenty of fun sure to please everyone.  

Fry The Coop   Nashville Fried Chicken Sandwich

Today is National Fried Chicken Day.  What better way to celebrate than to check out the hottest trend…both figuratively and literally…in chicken than to indulge in some Nashville Fried Chicken at Fry the Coop (5128 95th St, Oak Lawn)?

Diner Grill

The Diner Grill suffered a fire in December 2016 that shut it down. Almost two long years later, it’s reopened.

Great Food for the Greater Good

 

“We believe in great food for the greater good.”

Friday night was sizzling at Ravinia in Highland Park when Grammy Award winner, Bryan Adams, performed to a packed crowd.

Chicagoans love brunch, so the bar is high on good brunch spots. Artango Bar and Steakhouse does not disappoint. Their brunch menu is every bit as high quality as their dinner.

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