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Celebrate a Chicago Summer, the Parisian Way

From Champagne happy hours to morning macarons, these Chicago spots are giving us a taste of Paris for the summer Audrey Hepburn proclaimed that “Paris is always a good idea” in the 1954 film, Sabrina. But even as the decades have gone by, that statement has stayed true and strong. Paris is always a good idea…especially for foodies! But if ... Read More »

In the Kitchen with Chef Mike Sheerin of Taureaux Tavern

No matter what they say, you can come home again. Just ask Mike Sheerin, the Midwest native now at the helm of Taureaux Tavern {155 West Van Buren Street, Chicago; 312.624.8778}. After working in the New York food scene for years, Sheerin finally came back to the Midwest when he became the first-ever chef de cuisine under James Beard Award-winning chef, Paul ... Read More »

Cheer for Bastille Day Specials

Vive la France! And vive la French cuisine! Bastille Day is tomorrow, Friday, July 14 and it’s the perfect excuse to take part in the city’s best French cuisine. Brasseries, bakeries, and other hot spots have special offerings for the holiday that will have you feeling beyond satisfied. Bistronomic {840 North Wabash Avenue, Chicago; 312.944.8400} Bistronomic is offering a French feast ... Read More »

Vive La France!

The charming brasserie is already a Chicago fixture. Its elegant, 100-seat dining room and airy lounge regularly fills with locals and out-of-towners alike, all eager for a taste of Paskewitz’s nationally lauded creations. Indeed, to the outsider, it would seem as though the Queens-bred chef star rose in meteoric fashion when he opened The Blanchard {1935 North Lincoln Park West, ... Read More »

Meal Pick: Thanksgiving Menu at Bistronomic

Gold Coast’s favorite French bistro, Bistronomic {840 North Wabash, Chicago; 312.944.8400}, is offering a Thanksgiving menu that will make every American hungry. Thanksgiving has become a favorite holiday tradition for the whole staff in the five years since Bistronomic opened. So, this year Executive Chef/Owner Martial Noguier is preparing a three-course Thanksgiving prix fixe menu on Thursday, November 24, available from 11 am to 9 pm. ... Read More »