Will organizing the wine list by terroir at Vera make it easier or harder to get a wine you’ll love?
Tag: Liz Mendez
Jean Banchet nominees show a scene that’s doing just fine, thank you
The Jean Banchet awards are announced, and show that our scene is still about where real people eat.
In vino Vera: Two years of Mark and Liz Mendez’s Spanish wine bar
The husband and wife reflect on what they’ve learned running their West Loop restaurant.
More best bites and sips of 2011
More notable bites and drinks from 2011
This week in Food & Drink
In this week’s Food & Drink: Mark and Elizabeth Mendez’s Vera, Key Ingredient cod milt, Cocktail Challenge kimchi
A first look at Vera Chicago
A first look at Vera, the new West Loop Spanish wine bar chef Mark Mendez (ex-Carnivale) and his wife, Liz.