Homemade Deep Dish Pizza- Brian Kirshenbaum

On Friday night, I had the great privilege of making homemade pizza with my second cousin, Brian. Jon & I took the metra to Evanston and got to experience the glory that is HOMEMADE DEEP DISH pizza… not something you do every day. While we were there, I learned that BJ (or BK, depending […]

Francesca’s Pizzeria #PizzaTweetup

This past Sunday, I had the opportunity to host my first #tweetup (twitter meetup, gathering, event) at Francesca’s Pizzeria Napoletana. Approximately forty guests attended, a great number even though the cold thunderstorm was underway.

The night went off without a hitch. At 4:00pm, people started coming through the doors to the restaurant, anxious for […]

Red Flame Pizzeria

I have been more and more interested in Twitter, and I started following local Chicago people to see what’s going on in the city! @thelocaltourist (Theresa Carter) always keeps me up to date on the happenings around Chicago. She organizes a “Chef’s table” event at local restaurants and offers meals to guests at an […]

Chef Alfredo Colle- Francesca’s Pizzeria Napoletana (UPCOMING TWEETUP)

In preparation for my #PIZZATWEETUP on February 20th at Francesca’s Pizzeria Napoletana, I took some time to sit down with Chef Alfredo Colle, the Italian-born (From Pozzuoli, Italy) pizza chef who puts his love for Neopolitan pizza into every dish he makes. I hope you choose to visit his Lincoln Park restaurant after reading […]

National Pizza Day!

Happy National Pizza Day!

I ‘rang-in’ the holiday late last night with some DiGiorno brick-oven cheese pizza and added pesto.(Let’s just assume it was past midnight)Very yummy!

How are you celebrating National Pizza Day!?

The Feast Chicago posted deals at Frasca Pizzeria & Wine Bar and Red Flame Pizzeria! To celebrate National Pizza Day, both Frasca […]