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We Took an Intern on Chefs Night Out for his 21st Birthday

Oscar has been a Munchies Test Kitchen intern for three months, which is also the length of time he’s lived in New York. And he just had his 21st birthday. To celebrate, the Munchies staff took Oscar out for a night he’ll never forget. They opened his eyes to the world of fine dining at Crown Shy, where Oscar eats his first oysters. They show him a secret speakeasy hidden in a hot dog shop in the East Village. And they bring him to a New York City staple of…

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Chef’s Night Out: Malört Shots, Duck Frites, and Quesadillas (Fat Rice)

If you do a Chef’s Night Out in Chicago and don’t take a shot of Malört, were you even in Chicago? We head out for an epic evening with the duo behind Logan Square’s Fat Rice, Abe Conlon and Adrienne Lo. The night begins at a Logan Square classic, Lula Cafe. After three courses of Chef Jason Hammel’s delicious farm-to-table food, the crew visits Café Marie-Jeanne for porron waterfalls and duck fat frites. Then it’s off to Rose’s Lounge, the ultimate Chicago dive-bar, for Old-Style in frosted mugs and shots…

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