Eye Candy: The Publican

pork rind toss A cook tosses an order of pork rinds during Sunday's Friends of James Beard Benefit held at the Publican, the Chicago shrine to beer and swine opened by Brian Huston and JBF Award winner Paul Kahan earlier this year. See more photos from the event. (Photo by Bobbi Lin)

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On the Menu: October 18 to October 24

Kitchen Here’s what happening at the Beard House and around the country next week: Sunday, October 18, 5:00 P.M. Friends of James Beard Benefit: Chicago The talented team behind acclaimed Chicago restaurants Blackbird, Avec, and the Publican has designed a unique evening to benefit the Beard Foundation. For one night only guests are invited to make a reservation to enjoy this ingredient-driven menu with wine pairings at the time of their choosing. Monday, October 19, 6:30 P.M. Lunedi Cena: Monday Night Supper The weather has finally turned chilly and nothing warms you up like the soul-satisfying, rustic foods of Italy. Join us for a Monday night supper of family-style classics created by executive chef Mirco Grassini at the newly opened Trattoria Cinque. Paired with this hearty fare? Vintages from some

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Worth Waiting For: Hot Doug's

Hot Doug's There are hundreds of hot dog joints throughout the city of Chicago, yet only Hot Doug's—the maker of gourmet weinies like the foie gras–sauternes sausage with sel gris and truffle aïoli—boasts lines that weave around the block and demand an hour of your time. Jamie Feldmar tells us why it's worth the wait. 
 
Hot Doug’s, Chicago
by Jamie Feldmar

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Ask a Chef: Grant Achatz

Grant Achatz Grant Achatz, who took home a 2009 Beard Award for his Alinea cookbook, shares his recommendations for Chicago restaurants. Find out where he likes to go for some late night grub, a date, or a lazy Sunday brunch.

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Eye Candy: Beard House

Tru Dessert Plates of smoked chocolate crémeux with naval orange, salted hazelnuts, and malted caramel, prepared by Meg Galus of Tru in Chicago. April 29, 2009, The Beard House, NYC (Photo by Philip Gross)

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