Les Dames d'Escoffier Chicago

Category: Chicago Chapter News


Joan Reardon Honored as Alumna of the Year with Alverno Library Special Collection

On Saturday, April 29, 2017, Dame Joan Reardon was honored as Alumna of the Year at her undergraduate alma mater, Alverno College in Milwaukee.  Alverno Library is the site she has selected for her manuscripts, culinary collection, and personal papers, which…

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Dames Who Read Discuss The Arrangement at Shaw’s Crab House

On April 4, Chicago Dames gathered over oysters and champagne to discuss Ashley Warlick’s The Arrangement, an historical fiction about the legendary food writer M.F.K. Fisher.

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Post – North Shore Distillery Tour & Lunch

January 29 – The Dames’ recent Sunday jaunt to North Shore Distillery in Green Oaks was both informative and tasty — the best kind of program! Owner Sonja Kassebaum graciously welcomed us to their new facility, which had previously housed a kitchen design space and warehouse, with coffee and pastries from a local bakery.

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Marlena de Blasi’s The Umbrian Thursday Night Supper Club

Dame Toria Emas recaps the fun-filled evening.

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Post-Holiday Potluck a Delicious Success

Kick off 2017 right with Les Dames d’Escoffier Chicago at the annual Post-Holiday Potluck Dinner!

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