Speyside Single Malt in Chicago

The sister distilleries Glenfiddich and Balvenie are two of single malt scotch’s big five producers. The misconception is that Glenfiddich, Macallan, Balvenie, Glenlivet, and Glenmorangie make smoke forward, peaty whiskies. The reality is that 90% of their products are in fact not peated. If you’re like me, the thought has always been that scotch whiskey…

River Roast Chicago

  The Levy Restaurants group (Jake Melnicks, Spiaggia) have a hit on their hands with  the tag team of Chefs John Hogan and Tony Matuano at their riverfront ode to British comfort food – River Roast. It’s been 3 years since it’s rebranding from Fulton’s on the River and 2017 is their most successful year…