5th Annual Chicago Food Film Festival – Nov 19th to Nov 22nd 0

FoodFilmFest_logo_editable_squareThe 5th Annual Chicago Food Film Festival returns to Kendall College, at 900 N North Branch Street, on November 19th – November 22nd, with five events featuring over 20 food films, including 15 Chicago premieres. This is the festival where guests can taste what they see on the screen. Tickets along with more information can be found here.

Receive 10% off all tickets and passes, with discount code: TASTY10

Wednesday, November 19th, Opening Night

  • A screening of director Matt Reynold’s The Great Chicken Wing Hunt, the full-length documentary about Buffalo Wings and the band of misfits who set out to find the world’s best one
  • Feast on an all-you-can-eat assortment of the world’s best Buffalo wings on the 50th Anniversary of the Buffalo Chicken Wing
  • The winning chef, who was discovered in Matt Reynold’s epic feature, will be in Chicago for ONE NIGHT ONLY cooking up his famous wings

Thursday, November 20th, Edible Adventure #012 Sriracha & More

  • Die-hard heat seeking fans won’t want to miss this screening of Sriracha, the documentary that traces the origins of everyone’s favorite condiment
  • The after-party brings the heat with an entire menu of sriracha-inspired dishes

Friday, November 21st, The Night Aquatic

  • An evening of sea-centric films including Squid Chips, The Mobile Blues, Sweet, Sexy Ocean, and more
  • Enjoy a deep-sea spread of seafood favorites including squid, sea urchin, crab, oysters, and sushi
  • Keizo Shimamoto of Ramen Burger fame will be in Chicago to exclusively debut a seafood ramen for the festival

Saturday, November 22nd, #ILoveBeer

  • Beer aficionados won’t want to miss the craft beer bash with a screening of Craft, a feature-length documentary that takes you on a beertastic voyage to the front lines of the Craft Beer Revolution
  • An entire afternoon of craft brews including Lagunitas, sausages, salty snacks, and sweet treats from Chicago, New York, and more

Saturday, November 22nd, The Food Porn Party

  • The notorious (and crowd favorite) returns with an array of saucy shorts and antics from Larry Cauldwell, the world’s first Food Porn Star, who returns with his new short film, Balls!
  • Brooklyn BBQ Pit Master Billy Durney of Hometown BBQ will be serving his celebrated beef ribs to accomapny George Motz’s film, For The Love of Beef Rib

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Chicago Cultural Alliance Presents World Dumpling Fest – Oct 7th 0

Chicago Cultural Alliance will be hosting the World Dumpling Fest on October 7th, from 11am to 6pm, at Millennium Park. There’s going to be cultural performances, artist booths, and of course, dumplings. The event will feature dumplings from Chicago area restaurants, serving up an international variety of foods wrapped in dough.

Participating restaurants include:

  • Tryzub Restaurant serving their Varenyky pierogi.
  • Ethiopian Diamond serving their Sambusas
  • Chow Bros. serving their gourmet pierogis
  • Himalayan Restaurant serving varies kinds of Momo.
  • Himmel’s serving the German dumpling, Spätzle.
  • Kamehachi serving a variety of shumai.
  • Sweet Station serving a variety of traditional Chinese dumplings.
  • Perfect Pasta serving different variations of Ravioli.
  • and more…

What: World Dumpling Fest
When: Saturday, October 7th, 2017, 11am – 6pm
Where: Chase Promenade South, Millennium Park
How: 3 dumplings for $10 or 18 dumplings for $50. Tasting passes can be purchased here.