Archive for Tag: Chicago

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June 07, 2013

Happy National Donut Day 2013

By: Amy Atlas, in Amy's Latest, Great Finds
Today marks the 75th Anniversary of National Donut Day. Last year on this day we were eating at Glazed & Infused in Chicago while we were in town for our book tour. Today, we are heading down to the Doughnuttery in the Chelsea Market to sample some of their amazing fare. With flavors like Paris Time and Urban Monkey, we know we are in for a treat. Click here to find out how this day…
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September 13, 2012

Behind the Scenes: iCream Cafe Chicago

By: Amy Atlas, in Behind The Scenes
While we were in Chicago for the book tour, we decided to do a little “research” and made our way to iCream in the Wicker Park section of the city. What started as a business idea for owner Cara Shaw’s MBA presentation was taken to a new level after seeing an Alton Brown liquid nitrogen special on ice cream on The Food Network. iCream uses liquid nitrogen to whip up ice cream in just a…
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August 14, 2012

Great Finds: Glazed and Infused

By: Amy Atlas, in Great Finds
I’ve been meaning to tell you guys about this doughnut shop for some time now. While Lisa and I were in Chicago on the book tour, we realized it was National Doughnut Day.  It just so happened that Glazed and Infused doughnuts was opening up on that very day. I love the play on the Dazed and Confused movie and felt like we needed to check out their shop. Lisa and I ventured to Wicker…