2015 James Beard Awards - NBC Chicago

An extra helping of coverage from the May 4 "Oscars of the food world"

Wednesday, Apr 29, 2015 at 02:06 PM CDT

Chicago Restaurants Celebrate James Beard Awards

Chicago Restaurants Celebrate James Beard Awards

Running from Thursday through May 8, James Beard Eats Week brings more than 80 Chicago restaurants together to honor “the Dean of American cookery” with menu items inspired by the culinary legend.

Thursday, Apr 23, 2015 at 12:39 PM CDT

Cooking With Chicago Chefs: Hot Fudge Rugelach

Cooking With Chicago Chefs: Hot Fudge Rugelach

Chef Mindy Segal from Mindy's Hot Chocolate offers a lesson in cookies as she prepares hot fudge rugelach with cocoa nib hazelnut chocolate struesel.

Thursday, Apr 23, 2015 at 12:37 PM CDT

Cooking With Chicago Chefs: Tanya Baker's Grilled Flat Iron Steak

Cooking With Chicago Chefs: Tanya Baker's Grilled Flat Iron Steak

In a new weekly segment, NBC Chicago teams up with Chicago chefs for a lesson in cooking.

Thursday, Apr 23, 2015 at 12:38 PM CDT

Cooking With Chicago Chefs: Art Smith's Famous Buttermilk Fried Chicken

Cooking With Chicago Chefs: Art Smith's Famous Buttermilk Fried Chicken

In a new weekly segment, NBC Chicago teams up with Chicago chefs for a lesson in cooking. This week, learn how to make buttermilk fried chicken with the king of southern cuisine Art Smith, the chef and owner of...

Thursday, Apr 23, 2015 at 12:32 PM CDT

Rick Bayless Makes Salmon in Toasty Peanut Sauce

Rick Bayless Makes Salmon in Toasty Peanut Sauce

Read on to see Bayless prepare the meal. Follow along with the recipe.

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