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Food & Drink

Grand Potato Tour: Birchwood Café

Birchwood Cafe feels tucked away, as if you are entering a zen safe-haven of fresh, well-made food, but luckily it’s only three and half miles away from campus, making it the perfect afternoon or evening getaway. When I went for dinner I had to try their fries, and I was not disappointed. When they arrived,…

The Great Potato Tour: Barbette’s French Frites
Food & Drink

The Great Potato Tour: Barbette’s French Frites

I am a Midwesterner. A native of the heartland. The blissful mid-section of America that prides itself on the good stuff: kindness, corn and four distinct seasons. (Real talk: I am from the western suburbs of Chicago.) My friend Carrie Peterson, also a midwestern, Chicago lady, and I love to munch and crunch and gossip…