Dining Archive

  • A match made in heaven? Millennials are, on most days, a blissful breath of fresh air…unpredictable and unbridled. Whether starting a new job, celebrating a career milestone or toasting to...

    Millennials & Moscato

    A match made in heaven? Millennials are, on most days, a blissful breath of fresh air…unpredictable and unbridled. Whether starting a new job, celebrating a career milestone or toasting to...

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  • Do you tend to indulge your sweet tooth this time of year? Well, the TCW staff has tasted their fair share of delicious desserts around town and compiled some of...

    The Sweet Life

    Do you tend to indulge your sweet tooth this time of year? Well, the TCW staff has tasted their fair share of delicious desserts around town and compiled some of...

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  • The ultimate foodie, she turned her passion into a profession and has become a queen of Chicago’s culinary scene. Food writer and culinary consultant Kiki Luthringshausen left her 15-year career...

    Kiki Luthringshausen

    The ultimate foodie, she turned her passion into a profession and has become a queen of Chicago’s culinary scene. Food writer and culinary consultant Kiki Luthringshausen left her 15-year career...

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  • I heard her distinct laughter, hollow through the elaborate hallway of the hotel. Then I saw the chef’s white coat, black beanie and big smile. It’s been a while since...

    Baking: The Classics

    I heard her distinct laughter, hollow through the elaborate hallway of the hotel. Then I saw the chef’s white coat, black beanie and big smile. It’s been a while since...

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  • The advanced sommelier feels that wine carries a sentimental value: the aroma can remind someone of her first date or the taste of her favorite dish.  Sommeliers are by French...

    Salpicón’s Wanda Cole

    The advanced sommelier feels that wine carries a sentimental value: the aroma can remind someone of her first date or the taste of her favorite dish.  Sommeliers are by French...

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  • Fortune Fish & Gourmet Marketing Manager/Seafood Sustainability Coordinator Stacy Schultz says she’s been “involved with fish” ever since she was a kid. She grew up on Lake Huron and, more...

    The Fishy Career of Stacy Schultz

    Fortune Fish & Gourmet Marketing Manager/Seafood Sustainability Coordinator Stacy Schultz says she’s been “involved with fish” ever since she was a kid. She grew up on Lake Huron and, more...

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  • You can’t step into Club Lucky – a storied spot at the corner of Wabansia Avenue and Honore Street in Bucktown – without feeling like you’ve tiptoed back in time....

    Club Lucky’s Jim Higgins

    You can’t step into Club Lucky – a storied spot at the corner of Wabansia Avenue and Honore Street in Bucktown – without feeling like you’ve tiptoed back in time....

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  • The executive chef/partner gives us a peek into the crossroads of culinary fashion. With almost 20 years of experience  and training from three-star Michelin restaurant Joël Robuchon in Las Vegas,...

    Tru’s Anthony Martin

    The executive chef/partner gives us a peek into the crossroads of culinary fashion. With almost 20 years of experience  and training from three-star Michelin restaurant Joël Robuchon in Las Vegas,...

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  • Their entrepreneurial spirit, plus a high dose of creativity, creates the perfect blend to make a culinary success. It all started in a yoga studio. Well, the name did anyway....

    Saigon Sisters

    Their entrepreneurial spirit, plus a high dose of creativity, creates the perfect blend to make a culinary success. It all started in a yoga studio. Well, the name did anyway....

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  • They may not be the most popular of vegetables, but we feel that this root vegetable certainly deserves its 15 minutes of fame, thanks to its antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties....

    The Beet Goes On

    They may not be the most popular of vegetables, but we feel that this root vegetable certainly deserves its 15 minutes of fame, thanks to its antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties....

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