You know something’s afoot when, at restaurants with names like The Purple Pig, Pecking Order and Girl & the Goat, it’s the veggie dishes, er, hogging the attention. And that’s just the beginning. From The New York Times covering rustic-Italian Balena’s mushroom bruschetta to the nine-course vegetable tasting menu at new standout Grace, veggies have recently received a major status upgrade, from boring side dish to starring role. Or, as Takito chef David Dworshak puts it, “Vegetables are the new bacon!”
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Manhattan-based lingerie retailer Journelle is popping up in Chicago August 16th. Need a lingerie drawer upgrade, a fit tutorial or style advice? The Journelles can help with all three. Visit the luxury retailer's retrofitted, vintage airstream boutique to shop lovely everyday basics and fresh fashion lingerie & loungewear from favorite brands including Elle Macpherson, Stella McCartney, Chantelle, Hanky Panky, Eberjey, Myla and more. Find pop-up times and destinations at journelleroadtrip.com.
Deer Park Town Center is excited to present the 2nd Annual 'Jazz Patio Wine Festival' on August 10 from noon until 5 p.m. Join us for alfresco seating in a garden setting and a wine tasting by Gallo Wine.
Enjoy music from The Chicago Jazz Orchestra and other Chicagoland jazz groups, including The John Moulder Quartet and vocalist Dee Alexander with the Eric Schneider Quartet. For a full performance line-up, visit shopdeerparktowncenter.com.
MODERN LUXURY and Lexus teamed up for a Culinary Series to feature some of the most celebrated and well-known chefs working in our city's today. David Myers, Executive Chef of Hinoki & the Bird, was the first master chef selected to participate in the program. Learn more about how his culinary style relates to the all-new Lexus IS in this custom designed video and be sure to find him in ANGELENO’s September issue. Myers will host an exclusive dinner at his restaurant, where MODERN LUXURY and Lexus will invite 10 of their top VIPs to experience a culinary event like none other.