WBEZ | food critics http://www.wbez.org/tags/food-critics Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Morning Shift: What does our favorite food say about us? http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2014-03-21/morning-shift-what-does-our-favorite-food-say-about <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/Plate Phil Romans.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>We take a look at the state of our plate as we talk with the man behind the annual tome, Eating Habits in America. Also, the sounds of bhangra pioneer DJ Rehka.&nbsp;</p><div class="storify"><iframe src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-what-does-our-favorite-food-say-abou/embed?header=false" width="100%" height=750 frameborder=no allowtransparency=true></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-what-does-our-favorite-food-say-abou.js?header=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-what-does-our-favorite-food-say-abou" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: What does our favorite food say about us?" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 08:31:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2014-03-21/morning-shift-what-does-our-favorite-food-say-about Mayor Emanuel two years on, tech and the new world order and the value of a college degree http://www.wbez.org/programs/afternoon-shift/2013-05-16/mayor-emanuel-two-years-tech-and-new-world-order-and-value <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/as_th.jpg" alt="" /><p><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/afternoon-shift-rahm-anniversary-new-digital-age-a.js"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/afternoon-shift-rahm-anniversary-new-digital-age-a" target="_blank">View the story "Afternoon Shift: Mayor Emanuel two years on, tech and the new world order and the value of a college degree" on Storify</a>]</noscript></p> Thu, 16 May 2013 13:17:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/afternoon-shift/2013-05-16/mayor-emanuel-two-years-tech-and-new-world-order-and-value Afternoon Shift: Restaurant show, the value of alone time and rivalries http://www.wbez.org/programs/afternoon-shift/2013-05-15/afternoon-shift-restaurant-show-value-alone-time-and-rivalries <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/as_th.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>On today&#39;s show, Niala talks with food writers Mike Sula and Julia Kramer about the future of the food critic. Mexico City&#39;s secretary of economic development stops by the studio during his visit to Chicago this week. Blackhawks Hall of Famer Tony Esposito joins us to talk rivalries.</p><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/afternoon-shift-restaurant-show-the-value-of-alone.js?header=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/afternoon-shift-restaurant-show-the-value-of-alone" target="_blank">View the story "Afternoon Shift: Restaurant show, the value of alone time and rivalries" on Storify</a>]<h1>Afternoon Shift: Restaurant show, the value of alone time and rivalries</h1><h2>On today's show, Niala talks with food writers Mike Sula and Julia Kramer about the future of the food critic. Mexico City's secretary of economic development stops by the studio during his visit to Chicago this week. Blackhawks Hall of Famer Tony Esposito joins us to talk rivalries. </h2><p>Storified by <a href="http://storify.com/WBEZ"></a>&middot; Wed, May 15 2013 10:33:40</p><div><b>Food reviews:</b> <i>Chicago Reader</i> food and drink writer <b>Mike Sula </b>and <i>Time Out&nbsp;Chicago</i>'s<i> </i><b>Julia Kramer </b>examine the significance of the National Restaurant Association Show and the changing&nbsp;role of food critics: How do you&nbsp;find out about restaurants? Do you follow a specific reviewer or rely on crowd-sourced information from websites like Yelp?&nbsp;</div><div>Best lebanese meal in townvasile23</div><div>Top Celebrity Chefs Talk Chicago's Food SceneNext week, Chicago's McCormick Place will play host to the National Restaurant Association's Hotel-Motel Show. 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He talks about Mexico’s economy, Mexico City’s economic development strategy and what he has been learning from the business community in Chicago.<br></div><div>Mexico CityVasenka</div><div>Mexican official pitches business in ChicagoAlthough news about Mexico is focused on immigration reform and border security, the country remains a leading trade partner for the U.S....</div><div>Mexico City's Secretary of Economic Development Visits Chicago to Strengthen RelationsCHICAGO, IL --(Marketwired - May 09, 2013) - The Chicago Council on Global Affairs is pleased to bring Salomón Chertorivski Woldenberg, s...</div><div><b>Alone time:</b>&nbsp;Writer and WBEZ blogger <b>Claire Zulkey</b>&nbsp;waxes philosophical&nbsp;about the meaning of alone time. Do you take "alone time" for yourself? Do you value your time spent alone?&nbsp;</div><div>Mom's solo staycationZulkey gains new perspective (and rest) after being alone in the house for the first time ever without: a dog, a baby and a husband. As w...</div><div>LOOK: A Short Meditation For The Time-DeprivedThe stress and strain of constantly being connected can sometimes take your life -- and your well-being -- off course. GPS For The Soul c...</div><div><b>Rivalries:</b>&nbsp;This week, the age-old rivalry between the Chicago Blackhawks and the Detroit Red Wings comes to a close, of sorts. With the Red Wings' move to the Eastern Conference, the teams will only face off twice a season. Blackhawks&nbsp;ambassador and Hockey Hall-of-Famer<b> Tony Esposito</b>&nbsp;discusses the history of the rivalry. What do rivalries mean to &nbsp;you?</div><div>300 miles of Hate: A look at the Chicago Blackhawks/Detroit Red Wings rivalryWith the Blackhawks set to take on the Red Wings in the Western Conference Semifinals, RedEye takes a look at their storied rivalry. (Did...</div><div>“It's compelling when these two rivals meet, and this series should be no different.” - @Real_ESPNLeBrun (http://es.pn/18Ikfqj)ESPN</div><div>Red Wings-Blackhawks Rivalry Will Be Readjusted by RealignmentCHICAGO - On a visit to Olympia Stadium in Detroit in the 1960s, the Hall of Famer Bobby Hull recalled, he was skating through warm-ups w...</div></noscript></p> Wed, 15 May 2013 12:29:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/afternoon-shift/2013-05-15/afternoon-shift-restaurant-show-value-alone-time-and-rivalries