Plus: Heinz Ketchup changes their recipe, Asian Barbecue goes mainstream, half a case of wine sells for $98,591.
Two contestants from last years show will be there, too.
The previous Top Chef Master winner talked about this year's aggressive tone.
Plus: KFC's Double Down hurting its image, Annoying Orange gets a TV deal, wine education heads to college.
No vending machine is involved with this menu.
An upcoming episode of 'Castle' deals with "the murder of a former contestant on a Top Chef-like series."
Plus: haggis is legalized, and Top Chef supports Haitian relief, all in our morning news roundup.
Dale Levitski gets the feature treatment from both TOC and the Trib, we compare and contrast.
Stephanie Izard hosts a viewing party at theWit tonight.
Rick Bayless shows signs of stress during Xoco opening
A chance to cook with Stephanie Izard at her next Wandering Goat dinner
Top Chef is bringing its open casting call to Chicago
Plus: A Lincoln Square bar owner dies; casting begins for Top Chef Season 7
Did Rick Bayless time Xoco's opening to his "Top Chef Masters" victory?
Plus: Gourmet's new TV show; rising binge drinking among over-50s.
Plus: Where the Obama girls ate in DC; Wrigley drops Chris Brown as spokesman
Plus: Gucci gelato; the TSA takes another look at water bottles.
The charmingly accented season 5 contestant will be making multiple Chicago stops to promote his new cookbook.