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Hewn on Weekly Round Up – Chicago Events – October 23 2017

October 23, 2017

Chicago Events October 23 – October 29 Hey, Chicago and beyond! Who’s ready for a new week? I personally could use a couple more days off. I went into anti-social, hibernation mode to catch up on some very much needed sleep. I’m still fatigued but feeling much better. Can you believe all the Halloween parties […]

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16 places to eat burrata in suburban Chicago

October 20, 2017

To a cheese lover, burrata is what a candy-coated truffle is to a chocolate fan. Burrata is a package of yummy goodness – a creamy cheese (stracciatella) cloaked in a gentle shell of mozzarella. The word burrata means buttery in Murgia, Italy, the tiny village where cheese artisans crafted the first burrata over 100 years […]

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Lunchbreak: Moroccan eggplant sandwich

October 6, 2017

Watch Ellen King’s appearance on WGN TV’s Lunchbreak. Moroccan Eggplant Sandwich Serves 8 Ingredients: 2 ea medium eggplant, sliced lengthwise 1/4 cup olive oil 1 ea onion, small diced 1/4 cup parsley, chopped 1/4 cup chives, sliced 1 can chopped tomatoes 1 Tbs Moroccan red pepper flakes (red pepper flakes) 1/4 cup lemon juice 8 […]

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Seasonal Galette by Ellen King featured on Food 52

September 22, 2017

Author Notes: This is a delicious and fresh galette made with seasonal ingredients, perfect for any gathering – large or small. —HewnBread Makes 1 galette DOUGH 1/2teaspoon salt 2 1/2cups all-purpose flour 1/2cup ice cold water 1/4teaspoon vanilla extract 1cup Plugra butter, cut into small cubes In a medium bowl, add the salt and flour. Using a bowl […]

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Hewn Bakery on Enjoy Illinois

September 1, 2017

Using a species of wheat that hadn’t been sown in the Midwest since the early 20th Century, baker Ellen King crafts artisanal bread with old-fashioned techniques. Before getting into baking, Ellen King was studying the process of preserving 18th-century homes. Little did she know just how much the two had in common. While working on an old home, King noticed […]

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FEAST ON THE FARM WITH A BAKER, BREWER, CHEF AND FARMER

August 2, 2017

Join us at the 2nd Annual Feast on the Farm taking place Saturday, August 5. Combining the crafts of a farmer, a baker, a brewer and a chef, guests will be treated to a one of a kind, educational experience. Guests will meet at Hewn Bakery in Evanston and travel via coach bus to Hazzard […]

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Croissants Gone Wild: 9 Creative Twists From Lobster Benedict to Fruity Pebbles

July 16, 2017

Chicagoans are living in the golden age of croissants. As if the buttery, flaky pastries weren’t rich enough, they’re now being elevated to new levels at restaurants, cafes and bakeries all over the city, as pastry chefs infuse unique textures and flavors into all the nooks and crannies. From baklava-inspired versions to nostalgic varieties flavored […]

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Chefs’ Picks: Kid Friendly Food: Chicago

Chefs may have a reputation for being choosy when it comes to dining out, but it seems the pickiest palates actually belong to their children. Luckily in a city like Chicago, there are plenty of places that cater to those tiniest of food critics. Read on to find out where the pros go to score […]

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Sell-out crowd raises funds for Evanston work programs

July 12, 2017

More than 350 persons—officially a sell-out—graced the grounds of the Charles Gates Dawes mansion Sunday for the third annual Taste of Evanston, sponsored by the Rotary Club of Evanston Lighthouse, to raise funds for three employment-oriented community programs. The afternoon program featured food and beverages provided by some 30 local restaurants, breweries, and wine shops, […]

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11/02/2017

Hewn Recognized During James Beard Taste America

Chicago chefs’ menus were featured, along with continued recognition of Hewn’s role as the bread service provider and Special Thanks mention.

10/23/2017

Hewn on Weekly Round Up – Chicago Events – October 23 2017

Chicago Events October 23 – October 29 Hey, Chicago and beyond! Who’s ready for a new week? I personally could use a couple more days off. I went into anti-social, hibernation mode to catch up on some very much needed sleep. I’m still fatigued but feeling much better. Can you believe all the Halloween parties […]

10/20/2017

16 places to eat burrata in suburban Chicago

To a cheese lover, burrata is what a candy-coated truffle is to a chocolate fan. Burrata is a package of yummy goodness – a creamy cheese (stracciatella) cloaked in a gentle shell of mozzarella. The word burrata means buttery in Murgia, Italy, the tiny village where cheese artisans crafted the first burrata over 100 years […]

10/06/2017

Lunchbreak: Moroccan eggplant sandwich

Watch Ellen King’s appearance on WGN TV’s Lunchbreak. Moroccan Eggplant Sandwich Serves 8 Ingredients: 2 ea medium eggplant, sliced lengthwise 1/4 cup olive oil 1 ea onion, small diced 1/4 cup parsley, chopped 1/4 cup chives, sliced 1 can chopped tomatoes 1 Tbs Moroccan red pepper flakes (red pepper flakes) 1/4 cup lemon juice 8 […]


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