John Kessler

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This Thick, Rich Thai Curry Is Always Part of My Sticky Rice Order

The gang hung lay is richly spiced, thick, and tastes even better the next morning.

3 min read
1/4/2024
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Let Me Introduce You to the Wonders of “Salad Pasta”

This isn’t your local hot bar’s pasta salad. Fresh ingredients and simple dressing make all the difference in this no-recipe recipe.

5 min read
9/28/2023
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Restaurants

Noon O Kabab Is There for Wednesday Blahs, Big Birthdays, and Everything In Between

It’s one of Chicago’s most beloved Persian restaurants for a reason.

5 min read
9/19/2023
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6 Ways to Make the Most of Your Crisper Constant: Cabbage

This long-lasting, versatile vegetable is perfect for cold noodles, stews, and more.

7 min read
9/12/2023