Chicago is an international culinary mecca for foodies. There are many rising stars like Jimmy Bannos Jr. , a third generation Chicago restaurant owner and Chef. Here’s a video of the 2011 Chicago Gourmet Festival http://youtu.be/LiB0O2Y_A_g
The extraordinary event promotes Chicago’s impressive world-class food and wine community.
Chicago Gourmet is a premium food and wine event with 100 chefs, cooking demonstrations, beer and food pavilions, and wine tastings in Millennium Park.
There are more events associated with the event:
Join Season 15 Top Chef Winner, Joe Flamm and fellow Chicago chefs Tony Mantuano, Fabio Viviani, Joe Sasto, Tony Priolo and Federico Comacchio at the Italian Feast, presented by Performance Foodservice, for a symphony of flavors on the Symphony Center stage.
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I love the Millennium Park venue that
I love the Millennium Park venue that was dedicated by Mayor Richard Daley in July of 2004 as a gift to the people of Chicago. We take every opportunity to use this incredible open-air facility!
Here’s a short Video of some of my favorite restaurants on Rush Street
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Rowan Gormley, who started Naked Wines in 2008. Rowan Gormley will step down as Naked Wines CEO after the Christmas trading season and once the group’s sale of Majestic Wine to private equity group Fortress has been completed. He will hand over the reins to Nick Devlin, the current chief operating officer at Naked Wines. ‘A startup guy’ Gormley founded Naked […]
It’s not even Black Friday yet and I’m about to save you a tonne of money. If you’re not sure what to buy your wine-loving friends for Christmas – and they already have the latest World Atlas of Wine plus a back-catalogue of wine books – then make them happy by choosing a novel where wine is […] The post Anson: Great novels for wine lovers appeared first on […]
Figeac wines tasted include 2015, 2010 and 2009. A masterclass with Château Figeac wines at the recent Decanter Shanghai Fine Wine Encounter provided a perfect opportunity to check-in on recent vintages at the St-Emilion Premier Grand Cru Classé B estate in Bordeaux. Does the 2010 or 2009 take the plaudits, and how does 2015 stack up against them now it’s in […]
The four people shown in the centre, from left to right, are: television presenter Ophélie Meunier, NBA star Tony Parker, French actor François-Xavier Demaison and Cécile Verdier, president of Christie’s France. Sales of still-in-barrel Burgundy 2019 wines at this year’s Hospices de Beaune auction reached nearly €12.3 million, excluding the buyer’s premium. […]
On Saturday 16 November, the sixth edition of the Decanter Shanghai Fine Wine Encounter welcomed over 1200 fine wine aficionados at the Ritz-Carlton Shanghai Pudong to meet more than 160 star producers from 17 countries. An impressive 600+ fine wines were available to sample at the one-day event, including ten of the top awarded wines from this year’s Decan […]
Pahlmeyer is best known for its signature Bordeaux red blend, plus single-varietal Chardonnay and Merlot wines. Gallo Pahlmeyer deal Gallo said its purchase of Pahlmeyer winery includes the Pahlmeyer and Jayson by Pahlmeyer wine brands, known for Bordeaux red blends and Chardonnay. A fee was not disclosed. Pahlmeyer’s 22-hectare estate vineyard, Waters Ranch […]
Vinsobres Southern Rhône 2018 3/5 A devastating attack of mildew hit the region in spring. Those who escaped the worst enjoyed a very hot and dry summer, resulting in juicy, generous reds and whites, some surprisingly good. Scroll down to see Matt’s top Southern Rhône tasting notes and scores One of the most important aspects of terroir […] The post Southern […]
Part of the Mouton Rothschild 2017 wine label. Annette Messager’s design for the Mouton Rothschild 2017 label has been named ‘Hallelujah’, and observers will notice that the word is repeated many times in waves on the artwork. Mouton owner Baron Philippe de Rothschild SA has commissioned an artist to design every grand vin vintage label since 1945. The Pauil […]
Tasting at Guigal Cote Rotie In Brief: Rhone 2018 En Primeur Northern Rhône 2018 4/5 Very hot and dry, resulting in a plentiful ripe crop. Many wines with low acidity and potent alcohol, but those that could achieve balance made impressive wines. Southern Rhône 2018 3/5 A devastating attack of mildew hit the region in spring. Those who escaped the […] The po […]