Chicago Gourmet tickets still available with event scheduled for this weekend; Bayless shares recipe

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Thursday, September 21, 2023
Chicago Gourmet 2023 taking place this weekend
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The Chicago Gourmet food festival is scheduled for this weekend, and star Chef Rick Bayless joined ABC7 Chicago Thursday to share a recipe.

CHICAGO (WLS) -- Chicago's food scene is in the spotlight with the return of "Chicago Gourmet" this weekend.

This year's theme is "All Roads Lead to Gourmet."

They say that a chef's greatest ingredient is travel.

Legendary Chicago Chef Rick Bayless joined ABC7 Chicago Thursday to give a preview of one culinary destination.

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Chicago Gourmet kicks off Thursday night. It runs through Sunday with a variety of food events at the Harris Theater at Navy Pier. There are just a few tickets left, starting at $70.

Thursday night is tacos and tequila.

Chef stars Kwame Onwuachi, Michelle Bernstein, Dean Fearing, Stephanie Izard, Sarah Grueneberg, Art Smith, Lorena Garcia and more will be there.

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