Category: food & beverage

2018: Ten Years of wine me, dine me
Six Bites I Loved in 2017
On Drinking:  wine me, dine me — wine free?
Apple Watch: I’m Breaking Up With You
Chicago: Patron Margaritas to your door for Cinco de Mayo from Cocktail Courier!
Green Bean Delivery: A Lifesaver!

Green Bean Delivery: A Lifesaver!

I used Green Bean Delivery a few years ago. I liked the concept: a random box of vegetables and fruits!  Such creativity would be inspired by this weekly delivery! It didn’t work out that way. My travel schedule interfered. I didn’t cancel things.  I wasted […]

Recipe: Crab Cakes with Frisch’s Tartar Sauce for National Tartar Sauce Day
Win Tickets to The Art of Food!

Win Tickets to The Art of Food!

Enter the fabulous Fifties at Art of Food at The Carnegie this year.  Join local artist Pam Kravetz as she turns The Carnegie into an Atomic-age cooking show for two days– Thursday and Friday. Thursday’s event will be an intimate dinner, and Friday’s event the […]

Recipe: Braxton Brewery + Graeter’s Black Raspberry Chip Stout Cake

Recipe: Braxton Brewery + Graeter’s Black Raspberry Chip Stout Cake

It’s common to hear that people can either cook or bake.  Maybe that’s why pastry is an entirely separate program at cooking schools (though most curricula include one course in pastry, it’s a small portion of a curriculum packed with soups, sauces, knife skills, roasting, […]

Bits & Bites: Frisch’s Nutcracker and Peppermint Hot Fudge Cake
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