WELCOME TO THE SEASON OF FESTIVALS, PUMPKINS, TREATS & TRICKS!
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We are a chorus of voices! Our Tastemakers in Residence are a carefully curated union of foodies, designers, industry experts, trendsetters and motivators that share best-loved ways to come together around the common table of food to celebrate the stories behind every plate.
Check out Lisa Elbert’s tip for a great Chicago wine bar = Bar Ramone is among a new wave of wine bars where the lists are constantly changing, the service is casual yet soigné, and the experience is engaging and fun.
Bob & I love homemade pizzas. Does it take a bit more work than ordering a pizza? Well of course it does: but, you can control your quantities, calories and create any kind of pizza you prefer with this easy to find Boboli Thin crust pizza base! Here is another pizza choice to enjoy - Bob’s Pimento Cheese Pizza!
Katie Chin’s Edamame Hummus recipe is good for all seasons and celebrations. This recipe is easy, breezy, lemony and light but also packed with plant based soy protein and just I love serving it in these cute little Persian cucumber shells.
Mill City Farmers Market provides the perfect setting for a cooking demo, peppers, pumpkins and other fall crops, live music and much more. Celebrate the last few outdoor markets with a coffee in one hand and a market treat in the other one. Hours tomorrow are 9-1!
W3 Book Club celebrated "The Other Boleyn Girl" byPhilippa Gregory and heralded their featured birthday girl, Laura, with crowns, scepters and a royal Tudor feast! We started the evening with her crowning and induction as Queen of our hearts from the Royal House of Burkholder-Chin.
Today I’m asking each of you to take 5 minutes and relive the past Tastemakers in your lives. Your family, friends and colleagues who have inspired you to make up your own recipe, or pull out one of your Mom’s favorite recipes or plan a party for the first or fiftieth time. Celebrate the impact of their influence!