I've been in Bogotá, Colombia this week on a culinary exchange. It's my first time not only in the city and country, but also Latin America.The first thing I ate when I landed Monday night was, of all things, a Colombian pizza.
The Village of Oak Park is considering making it illegal to eat while driving. Village trustee Colette Lueck, who offered the idea at the end of a recent board meeting for the western suburb of Chicago, said the city is just exploring the idea right now."
The first rule of mushroom club is not all mushrooms are edible.The second rule of mushroom club is NOT all mushrooms are edible.And even mushrooms that are edible can still make you sick.Those are actually not the rules of the Illinois Mycological Association, but it was my takeaway after attending
Even the most fearless cooks can be felled by one dish: turkey. The mighty bird poses a variety of conundrums--how long and at what temperature should the bird be cooked? How can it be kept moist? And why won’t it thaw faster?
Ferran Adrià, the chef widely but arguably considered the best in the world, is in the middle of a book tour he kicked off in Chicago last week. WBEZ’s Chicago Amplified recorded the program so you can hear it online here.