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The Cheeky Fall Special You Can’t Miss

By: Dana Hartung

September 8, 2014
Cheers Crafthouse Special
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It’s hard to believe that summer is officially over–where did summer go, Chicago?! Now it’s time to welcome fall, and Cheeky obviously has the perfect plan for you to celebrate the new season. Hint: it involves the perfect bottled cocktails handcrafted by the recently named Bartender of The World, Charles Joly, and some of the hottest BYOBs in town!  Are you ready to celebrate, ladies? The Contest All summer long, Cheeky has been buying cocktail lovers a bottle of Crafthouse Cocktails to be delivered to their BYOB table every Wednesday night. Well, with summer ending and the start of fall, Cheeky has stepped up the competition to offer you an even juicier prize. Yes, that’s right–think of …  Read more

Savor Mexican Flavor and Live Más!

By: Debra Lipson

July 14, 2014
Mas halibut tacos
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I’ve never met a fish taco I didn’t like. Tortilla wrapped, charred seafood goodness layered with zesty toppings — it’s edible paradise on a platter! Last week, a girlfriend and I sank our teeth into the city’s latest offerings at Más. The recently opened West Loop spot is helmed by Executive Chef and Partner Yanitzin Sanchez (Sabor Saveur, CiNe). Sanchez’s modern Mexican menu riffs on culinary fusion with savory tacos, fresh crudos, an array of dips and shareable plates featuring Latin and global influences. The food focus is undoubtedly fresh, seasonal fare with an authentic kick evident in playful presentation and unusual flavor pairings. Less is truly more at Más. A swanky, …  Read more

Get “Smoked” with Public House Chicago

Start BBQ Season with an Exclusive Happy Hour

June 3, 2014
BBQ III
by:
Kaleigh Glaza

Summertime means warmer weather, outdoor festivities and of course, barbecues! But if you don’t want to have all the mess of hosting your own barbecue event, Public House  has you covered to start your summer in “smoking” style! The Chicagoland favorite bar and restaurant has partnered up with Gilt Chicago and Lagunitas Brewing Company to bring the Windy City their “Clock Out, Tap In: Smoked” event on Thursday, June 12, from 6pm to 8pm. It’s part of  a larger tasting series, in which the “Clock Out, Tap In” event features a new brewery each week and pairs the beer with tasty treats prepared by the Public House culinary team. Next week’s …  Read more