Patrick Krank

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Bake Sale Lemon Bars Recipe

"They are very, very easy to make, and really fabulously delicious."<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour<p>2/3 cup confectioners' sugar<p>3/4 cup butter …

Dessert

Custard Tart with Cream and Fresh Fruit

8 servings<p>If eggy flan-like desserts are your thing, you are going to love this crustless vanilla-infused tart. Pastry cream is made by cooking eggs, dairy, sugar, and a thickener. To avoid scrambling the eggs, many recipes employ a technique called tempering, in which you add a bit of hot dairy to …

Baking

Silicon Valley's favorite high-fat diet is beloved by everyone from venture capitalists to LeBron James — here's how it works

Dieters from Silicon Valley to the Hollywood hills are convinced the trendy keto diet is nature's miracle plan for the body and the brain.<p>The high-fat regimen has become the go-to eating plan for celebrities like Halle Berry and the Kardashians, Silicon Valley tech workers, venture capitalists, and …

Silicon Valley

Exploring the history and flavour of an iconic Chicago-style hot dog

05:11 | August 14, 2018<p>Chef Randy Feltis takes a trip to the Windy City to explore all the foodie love Chicago has to offer — including a stop at …

Chicago

Macadamia-Coconut Dip

Scoop out bread from each baguette half to equal about 2 cups, discarding bread shell. Place bread and water to cover in a bowl; soak bread 1 minute. …

Recipes

Our Best Super-Quick Chicken Recipes

Sometimes you just can’t wait to eat! When speed is what you need, reach for these crazy-quick chicken recipes. Main dishes, soups, salads, …

Miami-style crab cakes inspired by Joe's Stone Crab

• In a medium stainless steel bowl, add egg, mayo, parsley, Dijon, paprika, Panko and Worcestershire. Mix. Slowly and softly fold in crab, trying not …

Seafood

Twain Will Bring the Midwest’s Food History to Life

Tim and Rebekah Graham are obsessed with old spiral-bound cookbooks, the kind sold at church bake sales and ladies’ club fundraisers that are full of …

Kitchens

Every Shake Shack menu item ranked

Shake Shack rankings<p>1<p>Photograph: Courtesy Evan Sung<p>Restaurants, Hamburgers<p>Smoke Shack<p>Upper West Side<p>While many run to the ShackBurger, the Smoke …

Burgers

Cilantro Lime Butter

Kitchen hack alert! Pour any unused butter in an ice cube tray and keep it in the freezer. Pop one out any time you need and add to freshly boiled …

Recipes

Beer made right here: Guide to more than 40 Chicago-born breweries and taprooms

Chicago has always been a drinking town. When it comes to suds, though, the city's tastes have changed markedly in the last decade, shifting from macro domestics -- hello, Old Style, old friend -- to craft brews.<p>Chicago is not alone in this. Craft beer has been blowing up around the country for the …

Beer

Brisket Recipes

Brisket can be cooked in a number of ways, from smoking the meat to slow-cooking it until it's super tender. Brisket is also delicious in hearty …

Cooking

Logan Square Now Has a Boozy Taco Bell Cantina

Milwaukee Avenue now has a pair of boozy Taco Bells, as Logan Square has welcomed a <b>Taco Bell Cantina</b> to the neighborhood. It’s more of the same for the Bell, which debuted its Cantina concept three years ago in Wicker Park. These updated restaurants serve beer, spiked slushies, and feature …

Taco Bell

Master These 17 Recipes If You Want to Become a Next-Level French Cook

Once you’ve mastered the basics of French cooking with dishes like vichyssoise and bouillabaisse, you’re ready to move on to more complicated …

Cooking

How to cook pot roast on the grill

When it comes to comfort food classics, some just seem more appropriate for cooler temps—think chili, lasagna and, most especially, pot roast. But why relegate a tasty dish like pot roast to just the coldest months? So I thought to myself: why not grill a pot roast?<p>But how? Pot roast is the …

Cooking

Warm Spinach-Sweet Onion Dip with Country Ham Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Heat 2 tablespoons of the oil in a 10-inch cast-iron skillet over medium. Add onions, and cook, stirring often, until golden …

Recipes

Tomahawk Ribeye with Blue Cheese Bone Marrow Butter

Top flavorful Tomahawk ribeyes with this herby butter made from bone marrow and blue cheese for a delicious steak perfect with Cabernet.<p><i>Courtesy</i> …

Blue Cheese

Simple Pleasures: Pesto Gruyere Egg Toastie - Chowhound

Breakfast sandwiches are undoubtedly one of my favorite things to eat when I want something a little more decadent in the mornings. It's usually a …

Piggy Pie Dessert {VIDEO}

Preheat oven to 375°F (190°C).<p>In a medium bowl, combine butter, flour, and chopped pecans. Using a fork, combine ingredients well, then pat into …

Baking

This 30-Day Plank Challenge Will Transform Your Body

A strong core is the foundation of a strong body. Think about it: A tree would fall if its trunk weren't solid and stable. Doing core work isn't just …

marbled raspberry pound cake

Heat oven to 350 degrees F. Coat a standard loaf pan (either 8″x4″ or 9″x5″, or any size between, will work here) with nonstick baking spray or …

Dessert

Dutch Oven Mountain Man Breakfast Recipe

"Our kids request this meal every time we go camping, and seeing as we have about 15 laying chickens, it's a great way to use up eggs! Please note, …

Recipes

The best waterfront dining spots in Chicago

Great waterfront dining in Chicago<p>1<p>Restaurants<p>Gibsons Italia<p>West Loop<p>One of Chicago's newest and shiniest waterfront restaurants, Gibsons Italia …

Food & Dining

Quick and Dirty Cable Arm Workout

<i>William Bonac’s simple recipe for building bigger, more chiseled biceps and triceps:</i><p><b>PREFERRED REP RANGE:</b> 12 to 16 reps.<p><b>TRAINING FREQUENCY:</b> Biceps and …

Workouts

Bixi Beer, Logan Square’s Ambitious Asian Brewpub, Opens on Thursday

Three years of anticipation have led to Thursday. <b>Bixi Beer</b>, the two-story Asian brewery and restaurant, finally opens tomorrow in Logan Square. Inspired by brewpubs in China, Bo Fowler (Owen & Engine, Fat Willy’s Rib Shack) and her team have created a casual and fun restaurant full of surprises. …

Brewpub

Make a Chocolate Smoothie That Isn't Full of Life-Shortening Sugar

This lightly sweetened morning sipper contains only six grams added sugars—far less than what you’ll typically find at a smoothie shop. Tangy Greek …

Breakfast

How to Make a Juicy Lucy With Any Cheese

There are burgers, and then there are burger-themed projects, and the Jucy Lucy—AKA Juicy Lucy or Juicy Luicy (which is how I spell it)—is <i>quite</i> the …

Cooking

Piña Colada

Skip the store-bought colada mix and whip up your own with chopped fresh pineapple, rum, fresh lime juice, cream of coconut, and pineapple juice.<p>You …

Recipes

Burrito-Stuffed Cabbage Rolls Is the Low-Carb Meal You Crave

The tortilla is the most disappointing part of a burrito, so why waste money on a package of rubbery wraps? Instead, opt for a few leaves of cabbage …

Recipes

Famed Corned Beef Factory Moves to a Larger West Loop Location With Seating

— Critically-acclaimed West Loop sandwich shop <b>The Corned Beef Factory</b> has moved to a larger location across the street. The new spot at 1016 W. Lake Street offers seating, a larger menu, and longer hours than the previous location, which was a tiny carry-out-only operation that was carved out of …