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An original web series that profiles a diverse group of Chicago area restaurateurs, chefs, baristas, gin enthusiasts, and others. Meet the people who feed you...

FoodPhiles: Forager-Gatherer


Foraging for food at Elizabeth Restaurant

FoodPhiles: Miracles on 75th Street

Miracles on 75th Street

A family business on a mission

FoodPhiles: You Want Kimchi With That?

You Want Kimchi With That?

Korean and American collide at bopNgrill

FoodPhiles: Going With the Grain

Going With the Grain

Milling wheat and making pies at Baker Miller

FoodPhiles: Subcontinental Divides

Subcontinental Divides

Exploring the diversity of Devon Avenue

Have Tamales, Will Travel

Have Tamales, Will Travel

Ride along with a food truck pioneer

FoodPhiles: Don't Thai Me Down

Don’t Thai Me Down

Arun’s circuitous route to culinary fame

FoodPhiles: Lab Partners

Lab Partners

Experimenting with new cocktails at Scofflaw

An Island Unto Itself

An Island Unto Itself

Puerto Rican cuisine comes to Bronzeville

FoodPhiles: Farm-to-Mug


Sourcing beans at Bridgeport Coffee

FoodPhiles: A Well-Oiled Machine

A Well-Oiled Machine

Behind the scenes at Bob Chinn’s

FoodPhiles: Profit Schmofit

Profit Schmofit

This kosher restaurant isn’t in it for the money

Brazilian Stew

A dive into the Brazilian melting pot