Also, the Chicago Teachers Union is not happy that CPS might relax its ethics code.
Mike Sula raves about Roister, the latest from Grant Achatz, Nick Kokonas, and company.
Veteran comic player Matt Walsh tries his hand at drama with Into the Storm.
The third year of the Reader‘s Cocktail Challenge brought nonfoodstuffs and the nastiest ingredient yet.
Bartender Jason Cevallos dies in Hong Kong; chef Jean Banchet dies in Florida.
Clark Street Ale House barkeep tackles a mixological mystery.
Jason Cevallos of the Office unearths some rarities to add “nuances” to the flavorless dragon fruit.
The GEB barkeep featured in this week’s Cocktail Challenge is a man of many trades.
Bartender Dave Michalowski of Graham Elliot Bistro mixes maple syrup with his Madras curry.
Considering the links between humor and horror
The elegant rooftop bar at the Raffaelo Hotel is one of only three places in the U.S. where you can sample bottlings from the Scotch Malt Whisky Society.
In this week’s Food & Drink: Premise ups the ante in Andersonville, Key Ingredient strawberries and rhubarb
Mayor Emanuel takes a page from the Right—pretending that everyone’s against him
via @Gachatz The Office I generally don’t make a practice of doing restaurants’ public relations work for them. When a new place sends out its menu, I like to leave it to others more skilled in the art of cut and paste. But last night Grant Achatz e-mailed the menu for the Office, the superexclusive […]
John Krasinski’s adaptation of David Foster Wallace’s Brief Interviews With Hideous Man screens Thursday 9/17 at the Wit.