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The Aviary’s Charles Joly wins best bartender in the world
Chicago has the best bartender in the world, says a panel of industry judges.
Sidetrack bans Stoli, and other food news bites
MSU’s distillery, the Jim Shoe, and the American bartender of the year.
Whale watch: Ambergris surfaces at Billy Sunday
An ambergris-laced cocktail at Billy Sunday, plus an excellent old-fashioned.
A new food truck ordinance is introduced and other food news bites
GEB ousts the Hound, chef shuffling, pork skin noodle and more
Best Bar for Rare Spirits
The Drawing Room
Herding authors at the Printers Row Lit Fest
Highlights of the Chicago Tribune’s annual convocation of writers and readers
A barman departeth, a newcomer chef shines
In this week’s Food & Drink: Michael Kornick and David Morton’s new barstaurant, Ada St.; Key Ingredient colatura; tried-and-true spots for small plates
Ada St. lost its spiritual adviser . . .
A shining chef helps make up for the loss of a star mixologist at Bucktown’s Ada St.
Key Ingredient: bee pollen
Chef Giuseppe Tentori (Boka, GT Fish & Oyster) counters the “grassy” flavor of his bee pollen gnocchi with chocolate, pistachios, raspberries, and mint.
Gin and juiceless?
Is Chicago lagging New York because we have no spirit-exclusive cocktail bars. That’s just horsefeathers.
In this week’s Food & Drink: Pasteur, Scofflaw
In this week’s Food & Drink: Pasteur, Scofflaw, Key Ingredient ambergris
Whale vomit in history
Ambergris in Moby-Dick and the natural history museum
Chicago has no excuse for lagging in the world of competitive cocktailing. We’re just too nice.
Key Ingredient: ambergris
Charles Joly of the Drawing concocts a cocktail with ambergis (whale vomit)