Seeing Double Pepperoni
Always Be Opening
As though winning two James Beard awards wasn’t enough, chef Edouardo Jordan just opened his third restaurant, Lucinda Grain Bar, in Ravenna.
Beyond the Ube
Hood Famous Bakeshop, known for its violet-toned sweet yam cheesecake, expands into Chinatown–International District this month with a proper cafe and bar.
Get Spirited Away
Whiskeys, mezcals, booze of all varieties—Winter Dram’s spirits tasting festival, which includes a stogie-smoking session on the rooftop, gets pouring January 25 in SoDo.
Filling the pizza-shaped hole left by Windy City Pie, the owners behind Wood Shop BBQ will bring Oaky’s Tex Mex to Batch 206 Distillery in Interbay after the first of January.