Prosecco and Pastries: Scholarship Committee Reception
09.01.16 – 7:14 pm | No Comment

 Please join the Scholarship Committee and this year’s Les Dames Chicago scholarship recipients in a celebration with prosecco, pastries and more delicious eats!

This is a complimentary event for all Les Dames members. Feel free to …

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Dame Sandra Holl of Floriole, Other Chefs and Food Artisans Host Speaker Series
09.01.16 – 4:39 pm | No Comment

 

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Dame Sandra Holl of Floriole teamed up with the owners of Bang Bang Pie & Biscuits, Hoosier Mama Pie Co., and Rare Bird Preserves to continue their speaker series on social justice and food at Blue Sky Bakery, 3720 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago. The event, held Tuesday, September 13, covered the business of food.

 

Chicago Dames Host Special Farm-Bread-Beer Dinner
09.01.16 – 3:39 pm | No Comment
Chicago Dames Host Special Farm-Bread-Beer Dinner

Dames Nicole Pederson of Found, Ellen King of Hewn and Claudia Jendron of Temperance Beer Company teamed up with Andy Hazzard to host a special, three-course dinner Sat., August 6 at Hazzard Free Farm in …

Planes, Boats and Eats: An Air & Water Show Recap
08.22.16 – 9:14 pm | No Comment
Planes, Boats and Eats: An Air & Water Show Recap

This weekend, a small gathering of Dames and guests lucky enough to win the silent auction item during the Culinarium fundraiser met up at Margaret Laport’s home in Lincoln Park for some incredible, exclusive views of …

Member Spotlight: Ellen King, Hewn
08.18.16 – 3:55 pm | No Comment
Member Spotlight: Ellen King, Hewn

Ellen King left a restaurant job in Seattle for a new life in Chicago area. Little did she know at the time she would open a now acclaimed and successful bakery focused on foods made with …

Dames Who Roll: A Recap
08.03.16 – 2:04 pm | No Comment
Dames Who Roll: A Recap

By LDE Chicago
A huge thanks to Dame Gina Voci and her husband, Ed, for hosting a one-of-a-kind, memorable evening of Bocce ball and delicious Italian food, courtesy of the hosts and Dames who attended the …

Dames Who Read: Dacquoise Drops
08.03.16 – 1:09 pm | No Comment
Dames Who Read: Dacquoise Drops

A recipe from the lead character, Tia Monroe, of Food Whore: A Novel of Dining and Deceit:

Welcome 2016 New and Reinstated Members
08.03.16 – 12:57 pm | No Comment

A warm welcome to the 8 new LDEI Chicago members, 2 reinstated members and 1 new dual member. Read on to learn more about these accomplished women in food.