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Pastoral Artisan Producer Festival

Clare at the table

We spent last weekend at one of the coolest events we’ve ever attended. Pastoral, Chicago’s premier fromagerie and sandwich shop, gathered over thirty of the country’s best artisan producers to come sample their wares at the Chicago French Market. The event was free, and over 5500 foodies showed up to sample everything from honey to crackers to salumi to, of course, cheese.

We were tasting out the custom flavor we sell exclusively at Pastoral, Apples Read more »

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City Provisions Deli Open!


Photo by Christina Noel

When we met the owners of City Provisions at a fun Chicago Green City Market event, they told us that one night they saw An Inconvenient Truth, and the next day they sold their car and came up with the idea for their business. Or something like that! Anyway, their catering company is super-eco and super cool (I just wish we lived in Chicago so we could hire them for something!).… Read more »

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