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Foods Invented or Perfected in Chicago

Chicago Is Famous for More than Just Deep Dish Pizza

What’s not to love about Chicago? If you visit, you’ll encounter a lively culture, diversity, tons of entertainment options, countless attractions and last but not least — some of the best Chicago Italian Sandwiches this nation has to offer! Since our minds are on our food, the real important question is this: How has Chicago contributed to the massive food culture that Americans love today? Continue reading Foods Invented or Perfected in Chicago

The History of the Chicago Style Hot Dog

How the Classic ‘Chicago Dog’ Made Its Way Into Our Hearts (and Bellies)

Vienna Beef Chicago Style Hot Dog

Are you a member of the Bay Area Chicago Bears Fan Club? Does the sight of mouth-watering food make you starry-eyed and weak to your knees? Do you indulge in a secret love affair every time you snag a bite of Vienna Beef Chicago-style hot dogs? If you’ve answered yes to any of these questions, then this blog post is written just for you! Continue reading The History of the Chicago Style Hot Dog

The Secrets to the Best Chicago-Style Hot Dogs in the Windy City

Chicago-Style Hot Dogs Steaming in the Bay Area

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Whether you live in Chicago and you believe you know as much about Chicago style pizza and hot dogs as a person could, or you’re just visiting the Windy City, you need to try a hot dog from one of the city’s best hot dog stands. Obviously, distinguishing a genuine Chicago-style dog from an impostor is an ambitious enterprise, one that is steeped in opinion, and we’re pretty sure our ideas will delight some and infuriate others. But in life – and in hot-dog eating – sometimes you have to be bold. Continue reading The Secrets to the Best Chicago-Style Hot Dogs in the Windy City

How Deep Dish Pizza Made Chicago Famous

How Did Chicago Deep Dish Pizza Originate?

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When people think of Chicago, many identify with the city’s reputation for being the home of the deep dish pizza. In addition to Chicago Italian sandwiches, this classic Italian dish became a Chicago staple decades ago, but few people know the history of Chicago’s deep dish. Continue reading How Deep Dish Pizza Made Chicago Famous

San Mateo Voted Best Small Town for Great Food

Windy City Pizza Mentioned as One of the Best Restaurants in San Mateo

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 Residents and visitors alike already know San Mateo offers the tastiest, most diverse selection of cuisine in California. However, the town recently received media attention solidifying its status as a culinary mecca. Continue reading San Mateo Voted Best Small Town for Great Food