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Category Archives: Cafes

Cafecito’s hot chocolate

HotChocolate‘s hot chocolate is a chocolate and sugar addict’s downfall — my favorite’s the caramelly medium hot chocolate — but at $6 a cup, it’s an expensive and unaffordable habit. So I’m pleased to have found a new chocolate love: Cafecito‘s hot chocolate. It’s similar to Mexican hot chocolate, laced with cinnamon and almond flavors, [...]

Organic options in Chicago

Here are a few places in Chicago that serve organic food: Crust (2056 W. Division, 773-235-5511) – This is Chicago’s first certified organic restaurant (pictured at left) and features sandwiches, salads, and “flatbreads”, which are more like ultra-thin crust pizzas similar to the wood-fired Neapolitan style, and definitely the highlight of the menu. While I [...]

A new Intelligentsia shop!

From the Intelligentsia website: On Friday, April 28, Intelligentsia Coffee opens its newest location at 53 and 55 E. Randolph, between Michigan and Wabash Avenues. Its nearly 1900-square-feet of space will house a full coffee bar and seating for 30 on the main floor as well as a smaller coffee bar in the city’s pedway. [...]