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Vote Early Day, Oct 24

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 12 months ago

World Central Kitchen's Chefs for the Polls will be providing free meals today, October 24, Vote Early Day, in these cities at the voting locations listed on the website.

ISO German cruller/kruller recipe or place that sells them

by jennyfur 15 years ago

When growing up in the midwest, my Mother worked for a German bakery that made crullers...not the spongy, airy ones like at Krispy Kreme...these were more cake-like and looked like...POTATOES!!!! ...

After 30 years, Union House in Genesee Depot has a new owner

by shaja 1 year ago

After 30 years, Union House in Genesee Depot has a new owner

Where (close to Milwaukee, Brookfield, Waukesha) I can buy lard??

by agulka0303 15 years ago

I always need lard for cooking ( I'm Polish and we use lard a lot to ours recipes) and I could not find a lard in any store. Maybe someone know where they seling lard. Thank you!!!

Lunch in Milwaukee Western Suburbs

by madsdadus 2 years ago

Looking for anything tasty for lunch on a Tuesday in Milwaukee. Open to anything as long as the food is tasty and the ambiance fun and or pleasant. Only requirement is that I need to be able to car...

Turkey Leg Jones - Milwaukee

by Orgullo de Mexico 17 years ago

what has happened to Turkey Leg Jones? A favorite of Covered Bridge Festival in Indiana, the Wisconsin State Fair, now he has vanished. What's the scoop???

One Dinner In Milwaukee?

by kaleokahu 3 years ago

OK, short notice here. I'll be in Milwaukee on business tomorrow (11/29/18), and I'd like a rec for a restaurant or dinner that typifies old Milwaukee. The only place I'm aware of is Wolski's. ...

Coerpers Steakhouse in Milwaukee

by BUCKEYE 20 years ago

When I used to go to Milw on business in mid 90s we used to go to Coerpers Steakhouse (i hope I have spelling right) for dinner. It was excellent but it was in REALLY BAD AREA that, when we'd descr...

Milwaukee trip report

Dr. John
by Dr. John 3 years ago

Looks like there is not much action on this board, so I thought I would post about our trip. We were in town for a conference and a bunch of the meals were at the conference itself, but we had som...

Liver for beginners?

by harrism 3 years ago

I'd like to give liver an honest try, in spite of the fact that I've always been squeamish about it and other organ meats. Apparently I ate it as a very small child, but young enough that I don't r...

First Time in Milwaukee in Search of Vegetarian and Cheese Curds

by NShewmaker 3 years ago

Hey All, My friend and I will be heading to Milwaukee (I live in Chicago and she lives in Brooklyn) for the first time. She’s a vegetarian and in search of the best cheese curds we can find. I’...

Journal-Sentinel's Best 50 Restaurants of 2017

by shaja 4 years ago


Perfect Indian Meal in Milwaukee

by Slappey 4 years ago

How lucky we were to happen upon Durbar Indian Restaurant on Astor Street, just a block from our hotel. From the exquisitely appointed dining room to the excellent service, it was a night to rememb...

Looking for some ethnic restaurants

by L2soon 5 years ago

Looking for restaurants in Chicagoland area or anywhere within a day trip (up to 6 hours by car(includes Milwaukee, Madison, Indianapolis, Detroit, Quad Cities, St Louis) to try some new cuisines. ...

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel's Best 30 Restaurants of 2016

by shaja 5 years ago

Carol Deptolla's 30 best plus 20 good eats. I can't agree with the Union House in Genesee Depot; we did not have a good experience there.

Two nights in Milwaukee with 9-year-old

by DFWBuff 5 years ago

My son and I are traveling to Milwaukee in two weeks. I need recommendations for all three meals of the day. Staying in downtown but will also be traveling to the Waukesha County Museum on Saturd...

Sheboygan, WI Supper Clubs

by CindyJ 5 years ago

I saw an old thread with recommendations for supper clubs in/near Madison, WI. http://www.chowhound.com/post/supper-club-recommendations-madison-wi-828386?commentId=7077089 I'd love to get some r...

MKE - Karl Ratzsch's sold

by shaja 5 years ago


Carol Deptolla - Milwaukee's best new restaurants of 2015

by shaja 6 years ago

With a couple out in Waukesha County. http://www.jsonline.com/entertainment/dining/milwaukees-best-new-restaurants-of-2015-b99637468z1-363382921.html

Milwaukee - Hyatt on Kilbourn - Dinner and drinks - Walking

by Monch 6 years ago

Hounds, Two friends and I will be getting together for one evening (11/25/15) in Milwaukee. We are booked at the Hyatt on Kilbourn. Looking for CH suggestions for that neck of the woods. I'...