Category Archives: EL Ideas

[lost meals] EL Ideas [2], Chicago IL

Tweet The lost meals entries consist of meals that occurred at various times throughout 2012 which, for any number of reasons, escaped my documentation – some due to a cross country move and a new job, some due to the … Continue reading

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EL Ideas, Chicago IL

Tweet The Gist: “Elevated Ideas,” a dining concept from the least likely of chefs – Phillip Foss, a man who didn’t even think to take up cooking until after high school, yet oddly a man who has cooked not only … Continue reading

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