RSSEats & Sips

A Tour at Bow Truss Coffee Roasters

A Tour at Bow Truss Coffee Roasters

| April 5, 2016 | 1 Comment

Check out our Chicagonista visit to Bow Truss Coffee Roasters, a local coffee company who recently expanded to Beverly Hills in California. Check out all their other locations here. You must try the Lavander-infused cappuccino and nitro cold brew. When in their Lakeview location, visit the Bunny, The Micro Bakery goodies that complement Bow Truss’ javas! My […]

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New Chicago Restaurant to Check Out: B.Bim Asian Eatery

New Chicago Restaurant to Check Out: B.Bim Asian Eatery

| December 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

A new restaurant called B.Bim Asian Eatery opened in Bucktown on Milwaukee Avenue and I, of course, had to go and check it out for myself. After all,  Lancero, Lee, and Aglibot owned restaurants have always delighted many taste buds from their other spots like Reverie, e+o, and YumCha (along with many other restaurants they’ve handled over […]

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Mid Autumn Festival at The Pen [Video]

Mid Autumn Festival at The Pen [Video]

| September 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

 The Peninsula Chicago will be joyously observing the Mid-Autumn Festival (also known as Moon Festival) from September 25-27 for some very exciting Asian experiences. For the three years now, The Peninsula Chicago pays homage to the second largest festival in China celebrating harvest time during the brightest moon of the year. Mooncakes (sweet round lotus bean […]

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A Cut Above All Breakfasts at the Chicago Cut Steakhouse

A Cut Above All Breakfasts at the Chicago Cut Steakhouse

| July 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

You invited me to deliciously dine, start my work day overlooking the Chicago River, and with the stunning view of our beautiful skyline? Yes, please! That’s like being sent to an Instagram addict heaven! I’m imagining that the struggle between taking a picture of the dish served or the spectacular Chicago sights may just be […]

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#LuxuryRedefined by The Peninsula Hotel

#LuxuryRedefined by The Peninsula Hotel

| June 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Peninsula Chicago Hotel kicked-off the summer with The Terrace #LuxuryRedefined party that wow-ed us all!

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A Dining Experience for All Senses: Loews Chicago Hotel’s Rural Society

A Dining Experience for All Senses: Loews Chicago Hotel’s Rural Society

| June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

One of my perks as the First Lady of Loews Chicago Hotel is to invite my social influencer friends to a Chef’s Tasting dining experience at Rural Society, located in the Hotel. Naturally, I invited my #ChicagonistaLIVE Show friends to join me at Chicago’s newest Argentine Steakhouse, Rural Society. We knew we were in for […]

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#LoewsChicago Got Social with Local Chicago Bloggers [PHOTOS]

#LoewsChicago Got Social with Local Chicago Bloggers [PHOTOS]

| May 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Loews Chicago welcomed an amazing group of local bloggers for a Loews Chicago tour, Rural Society lunch, and the live broadcast of The #ChicagonistaLIVE Show that took place at the Rural Society, Loews Chicago’s Argentine restaurant. Bloggers toured the rooms and learned about Loews Chicago’s dedication to our beloved city of Chicago from the inspiration […]

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First Annual Emerging Chefs Winner: Joyce Mac of Le Cordon Bleu

First Annual Emerging Chefs Winner: Joyce Mac of Le Cordon Bleu

| May 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

With Chicago still gleaming from the James Beard Foundation Award festivities, our beautiful city is keeping up with the culinary scene excitement by recognizing the next generation of talented chefs in Chicago on the First Annual Emerging Chefs with Hannah’s Bretzel. Students from two local culinary schools, Le Cordon Bleu & Kendall College, competed to create […]

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Dining in Chicago Just Got Easier with Apps!

Dining in Chicago Just Got Easier with Apps!

| May 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Chicago’s culinary scene is robust and while there are more restaurants popping up everywhere,  I’m still at lost on which one I should choose to enjoy when the inspiration and opportunity to eat out with friends come. I’m often battling the decision between a good parking space and the ease of reserving a spot at […]

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Ice The Cake and Eat It Too!

Ice The Cake and Eat It Too!

| April 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Magnolia Bakery is launching a new series of monthly cake and cupcake icing classes and of course we had to be there to check it out. Magnolia’s expert decorator was on hand to demonstrate and guide us into making our own cupcake designs. You can check out Magnolia’s schedule here to join in on one of […]

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