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Foodie in Residence is a new space for some of our favorite Chicagoland foodies to share tips, trends, and news around town for all things food and drink in Chicagoland.

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From chili festivals to doughnut fests, every food has its day. This most definitely includes ramen, which is gearing up to once again take the spotlight as the second annual Ramenfest takes place November 7. It all goes down at urbanbelly, at apt locale considering the Asian restaurant was one of the first in Chicago to legitimize the dish and catapult it into popularity.
 

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This Halloween, restaurants are going well beyond the call of candy duty with a slew of holiday events and more.
 

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One of the most pivotal fall ingredients, apples are rolling onto menus throughout Chicago. From sweet to savory to potable, here are the apple creations you need to try this season.
 

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The West Loop has long been a national destination for dining, but thanks to a handful of new efforts from husband-wife couples, the neighborhood is about to get a huge dose of fine dining cred.
 

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Whether it’s fueled by our lack of ocean or our newfound obsession with all things tiki, nautically inspired bars and restaurants are in.
 

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