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Why I Love Spaghetti With Meat Sauce

I have a confession: One of my favorite noodle dishes is spaghetti...

Noodles and Meatballs: A Global Affair

Almost anywhere in the world you travel, you’ll find this classic pairing — with different twists. We did the math on five terrific versions available in...

Five Reasons to Get Gluten-Free Noodles Even If You Don’t Have To

Saffron Curry Noodles Uncooked At this raw food restaurant, Carole Jones tosses kelp noodles...

Why I Love Liáng Pí

Noodle obsessions? I’ve had a few, from carbonara and cacio e pepe...

Start the Day With These Peranakan Breakfast Noodles

When it comes to the morning meal, Peranakans — an ethnically Chinese people living...

Noodle Nirvana

Italian pappardelle, Japanese ramen, Filipino pancit, Spanish fideos, old-school spaghetti and meatballs! Chicagoans are living in a global noodle paradise. Here’s your guide to...

Minahasa Puts Mom’s Recipes on the Menu

John Avila is far from the first chef to realize that restaurant training plus Mom’s recipes equals dining gold. But he’s actually including Mom...

Five Homes For Sale in Northwest Indiana

When Illinoisans move, they tend to become Hoosiers. There’s a lot of back and forth, as Illinois also gets cross-border in-migration from our neighbors,...

The Lyric Brings the Ring Underground, Literally – Chicago Magazine

When Lyric Opera of Chicago went COVID-dark on March 13, 2020, the next show was supposed to be Götterdämmerung, the fourth of four installments...

Sfera Lets You Enjoy Comforting Sicilian Street Food at Home

Sfera Lets You Enjoy Comforting Sicilian Street Food at Home In Episode 15 of Gourmet To-Go, a series on restaurants and chefs who’ve pivoted, we...

Is Illinois Ready for Ranked-Choice Voting?

On February 22, 1983, Harold Washington won the Democratic primary for mayor, with 36 percent of the vote. With nearly unanimous support from the...

Taqueria Chingón Will Put Anything in a Taco

“Chingón is Spanish slang for ‘badass,’ ” says Marcos Ascencio, one of three chefs behind a new Logan Square taqueria of the same name. “It’s...

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Chicago’s Most Anticipated Restaurant Openings for 2021

Despite more than 12 months of grueling pandemic struggles, hope springs eternal: in March,...

An Architect Couple Get to Live in Their Dream Home

Lap Chi Kwong and Alison Von Glinow gave their Edgewater residence a curved atrium instead of a traditional entrance foyer and hallway. Photography: James...