CHICAGO, Oct. 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- From November 9th-19th, everyone is invited to celebrate the French table! Our comprehensive team of renowned Chicago restaurants and French associations is organizing a week-long festival featuring specially crafted menus, tastings and events for all. A la carte Chicago closes with the 31st annual Passport to France, a sensational evening where you can savor specialties from more than 50 local chefs and vendors.
Chefs throughout the Chicago-area are cooking up French-inspired menus to demonstrate the best cuisine that France has to offer! Restaurants are offering prix-fixe menus for $33 or $44. Participating bars are designing French wine, beer, or spirit flights. Pastry shops and bakeries are featuring special offers. Taste a stunning variety of dishes and treats fresh from our Chefs' kitchens.
A la carte Chicago goes beyond menus and invites you to go behind the scenes with a selection of exciting events. Hone your culinary skills through cooking workshops. Follow a Chef throughout the day and experience the life of a master at work. Discover new cookbooks at special events. Indulge in an Oscar-winning French film. Share a lunch with the Consul General of France. There are so many ways to discover France right in your own neighborhood!
For a list of participating businesses and to know more go to: http://www.alacartechicago.com/
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Partners include: Bistronomic, Chez Moi, Shaw's Crab House, Sofitel Chicago Water Tower, Kendall College, French Pastry School, Viktorija Todorovska, Sommelier and Author of Provence Food and Wine: The Art of Living, Consulat General de France a Chicago, French-American Chamber of Commerce Chicago, Alliance Francaise de Chicago, Business France, Kendall College, and Watel / Davis.
A la carte Chicago is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization.
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