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News Tue Aug 07 2007

Tuesday Quick Links

The Chicago Traveler raves about Kim & Scott's Gourmet Pretzels.

• It does seem like there are a lot more gelato places this summer, doesn't it? Metromix rounds up the new ones.

• The Chicago Bites podcast visits Osteria via Stato; does it still hold up now that Rick Tramonto has another osteria on his mind?

• Another win for Alinea: City magazine calls it tops in the country. [via]

• Foodmomiac has a recipe for chilaquile casserole.

The Stew has a first look at Table 52.

This is the second plea I've seen for Pinkberry to come to Chicago. (Of course, the first was right here in Drive-Thru.)

Trattoria No. 10 is a class act: Phil Vettel says they'll take that old gift certificate -- the one from the closed restaurant or store -- and give you up to 50 percent of its face value off your meal (with caveats, of course). The offer stands through the end of August.


Matt / August 8, 2007 9:18 AM

The plea for Pinkberry... hilarious. I'll have to try it when I visit L.A. later this year, since it's sadly not available in Chicago yet.

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