Zagat reports that August 17 - Charlie Trotter's is hosting a 16th anniversary dinner benefit involving the chef and Wolfgang Puck (wines from the Brown Estate Vineyard of Napa Valley). Prices are reported to be $400; 773-248-8949, ext. 13.
This is the flakiest, easiest, best pie crust we've ever tested. Master chef Jacques Pépin has created a virtually fail-safe recipe that is completely hassle-free: You don't even need to chill the dough before you roll it out. F&W's Grace Parisi tops