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An Ode to Caramelizing Onions (and How to Do It Right) - Chowhound

Making caramelized onions is one of the simplest yet most striking acts of kitchen magic there is. Butter and salt are the only ingredients you need …

Do you remember Chicago's Bermuda Triangle? Asking Rick Kogan about the tavern route, the '26 game' and Capone's house

Got a few minutes to read this story?<p>That’s a question, and I hope the answer is yes. I am asking because this is the second installment of “Ask Rick,” the experiment intended as a way for readers to ask me questions that they might have about the place we all call home.<p>Google, Wikipedia and those …

Triple Coconut Cream Pie

Tom Douglas may be one of the founding father of Seattle's ever-growing culinary scene, but perhaps the most famous thing to come out of his 18 …

Bistro Campagne launches monthly chef dinners

Bistro Campagne (4518 N. Lincoln Ave.) is launching a series of themed chef dinners on the last Thursday of every month.<p>There is room for no more than 12 guests at each seating (6 and 8 p.m.). The price for the three-course menus is $85 (tax and tip additional).<p>The first Chef’s Dinner at The Bar …

If You Want Stronger Abs, Do This Bodyweight Workout ASAP

• Popsugar<br>• Health & Fitness<br>• Bodyweight Exercises<p>Abs Workout<p>If You Want Stronger Abs, Do This Bodyweight Workout ASAP<p>Shares<p>Whatever the season, there's no …

Wrigley Field adds an in-house smoker, Garrett Popcorn, Chick-Ago to 2018 lineup

Perhaps inspired by the slew of chef-driven restaurants opening just outside Wrigley Field this season, the concessions available inside the park are getting a fresh look, as well.<p>With the addition of an on-premise smoker, Levy, which handles concessions for Wrigley Field, promises a new and …

Chicago-Area Restaurant Openings For Winter 2018

March 16<p><i>LINCOLN PARK—</i> <b>Interurban Boathouse</b>, a new location of the bakery that announced its move last summer, is back in action. It has a full dining room, a grab and go station and more. <b>Status:</b> <i>Certified open, 1438 W. Cortland Avenue.</i><p><i>THE LOOP—</i> <b>Aloha Poke Co.</b> has opened another Loop location. Find raw …

Composting 101

It’s not just for people in the sticks anymore: Composting is great for all gardeners because it improves soil, which in turn prevents plant …

21 guilty pleasures every Chicagoan embraces

Here in Chicago, we pride ourselves on living in a bastion of high culture. From the Art Institute to the MCA, to birthing World Series Champions and …

Olive Garden

14 best American whiskies

The vastness of America, both in terms of geography and its taste for whiskey, means that there is a great, diverse array of spirits available. So, …

Whiskey

Chicago’s top brunch restaurants

In Chicago, brunch is two things: a chance to replenish and a mandatory social experience. Whether you're catching up over short stacks or battling a …

Seven Magic Sauces you Should Know About - 101 Cookbooks

What is a magic sauce? It's a simple sauce you can use a hundred different ways. And you should absolutely have one or two in your repertoire! Here …

Cooking

City Winery’s heated domes return to the Riverwalk this month

Spring is on the horizon, but for now, it's still too cold to enjoy Chicago's best patios and rooftops. Your next best option? Rent a River Dome at …

Chicago River

The Best-Ever Crab Cakes Recipe

You probably have most of the ingredients on hand for these simple, elegant crab cakes; just make a quick run to the seafood market for fresh lump …

The 25 most Instagrammable places in Chicago

Our city is damn fine, and your Instagrams prove it. We perused the social media platform in search of Chicago’s top shots—from game-changing paletas …

University of Chicago

Nine alternatives to the most touristy Chicago attractions

To really get to know Chicago, you need to forget about the most popular tourist attractions and go off the beaten path. Check out some of these …

Chicago

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More often than not, tipsters, readers, friends, and family of Eater have one question: Where should one eat right now? Restaurant obsessives want to know what’s new, what’s hot, which favorite chef just launched a sophomore effort. And while the Eater 38 is a crucial resource covering old standbys …

Texas

The Best Meatballs Recipe

"I never knew how to make good meatballs until I found this recipe. I normally make mine with just ground beef and they still taste great. I've used …

Gardening 101: Angel’s Trumpet

Angel’s Trumpet, <i>Brugmansia:</i> “Tropical Touch”<p>Not to be a sensationalist or the overprotective type, but angel’s trumpet is one of those double-edged …

Plants

The Best and Worst Olive Oil from the Grocery Store

Olive oil is as essential to the kitchen as a saucepan or stove. Yet, while it’s always in front of us, we don’t always pay attention to what it can …

Guide to dining in Chinatown

We focused on central Chinatown, because we heard -- from first-time visitors to lifelong residents -- that when you’re there, you want places within a reasonable walking distance. So, our borders: 18th Street to the north, Wentworth Avenue to the east, 24th Place to the south and the Chicago and …

How and when to cut back liriope, monkey grass and other ground covers | NOLA.com

<b>A question for Dan Gill:</b> My husband wants to cut back our liriope now, and I was wondering if this is a good idea. It looks fine, but he feels it …

Gardening

A complete guide to Navy Pier

No Chicagoan is totally indifferent to Navy Pier. Whether you write it off as a tourist trap, actively loathe it, or perhaps have a fondness for the …

Lake Michigan

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When it comes to Chicago winters — or really anytime — it doesn’t get much better than a few glasses of wine, a spread of cheese and charcuterie, and a quiet, cozy space to lay claim to for a couple of hours. Thankfully, the city is home to a few wine bars that are perfect for the occasion, whether …

Texas

Chicago snagged 28 semifinalists for the 2018 James Beard Awards

If you were craving a new reason to brag about Chicago’s outstanding dining scene, you’ll be pleased to know that the James Beard Foundation’s got …

James Beard

Chicago's 20 Toughest Tables, 2018 Edition

In a world-class culinary city where new restaurants open on a daily basis, buzz comes and goes in a fleeting instant. There are many hotspots that require waiting but these following tables are hands down the hardest to land. Diners will have to plan ahead to get into Chicago's most popular …

Composting 101 - How to Make Compost

Composting is the ultimate in recycling. In what other endeavor can we take things meant for the trash -- those banana peels, apple cores, fall …

Gardening

The best coffee shops in Chicago

It wasn't until we compiled this list that we realized what a great coffee city Chicago is. There are numerous spots that appeal to coffee nerds and …

Coffee

The Unexpected Tool You Need For Making The Creamiest Egg Salad

When it comes to crowd-pleasing sandwiches, Southerners know exactly what they're doing. We pick up Mama's recipe cards, find her egg salad, chicken …

The best bars in Wicker Park and Bucktown

Wicker Park and Bucktown have long been neighborhoods where people come to drink, which is likely why you'll find some of the best bars in Chicago …

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