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First Bites Bash, the kickoff celebration for Chicago Restaurant Week, drew over 2,000 food-loving fans to the Field Museum on Thursday. Organized by Choose Chicago, the event featured sweet and savory tastings from some of Chicago’s top restaurants and chefs, plus wine, beer and spirits. The event supported culinary and hospitality scholarships for the James Beard Foundation and Choose Chicago respectively.
From the moment attendees entered the Great Hall, they were enveloped in an immersive experience. From the hot mixes played by DJ Megan Taylor to the variety offered by over 70 food stations representing the city’s diverse cultures, the event delivered in full on the promise of culinary excellence, showcasing the best of the best in the city… continue reading HERE.