Les Dames d'Escoffier Chicago

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Dames Who Read: An “Unforgettable” Fall Gathering

Unforgettable: The Bold Flavor’s of Paula Wolfert’s Renegade Life by Emily Kaiser Thelin The fall Dames Who Read meeting was truly “Unforgettable” in many ways. ┬áIt’s always fun to dine together, discuss and delve into the life of a noted…

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Curious Kitchen: Amelia Levin’s Peanut Butter Bites

By Dame Judy Hevrdejs We’ve have changed from swimsuit to sweater season, but that doesn’t stop the lure of Lake Michigan and the cottages and towns along America’s Third Coast. There’s glorious autumn foliage to be enjoyed on a hike…

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Welcome to Five New Dames d’Escoffier!

We are thrilled to welcome five stellar new Dames to the Chicago chapter of Les Dames d’Escoffier! These new members were introduced at the Annual Dinner and Business Meeting on Monday, June 11. We look forward to getting to know…

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Dames Enjoy 18th Summer Picnic at Ravinia

Dame Karen Levin organized a delightful picnic evening at Ravinia on Sunday, July 8, Dames (and Dudes!) gathered at Karen’s home before walking over to the park, where Karen provided margaritas and Dame Maria Concannon served her famous guacamole. As…

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Dames – and Dudes – Enjoy a Heated Bocce Competition, Cocktails & Dinner

It was a heated – and humid! – battle on the bocce courts, as 20 Dames gathered in River Forest on Sunday, July 15 for the annual “Dames Who Roll” event. Hosted by Dame Gina Voci and husband Ed, this…

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