No Boot Mugs At Christkindlmarket 2017: Enjoy A ‘Punch Kettle’ Instead

The 2017 Christkindlmarket mug has a punch kettle shape. View Full Caption DNAinfo/David Matthews THE LOOP — Christkindlmarket is returning to Daley Plaza later this month, but its über popular boot mugs aren't.  The big German-themed holiday fair is rolling out "punch kettle" mugs when it reopens Nov. 17 at 50 W. Washington St.  Chicagoans can sip

Thousands Of Mussels Live In This Humboldt Park Warehouse

Chicago Wet Storage View Full Caption HUMBOLDT PARK — In a nondescript Humboldt Park warehouse, thousands of mussels trucked in from Newfoundland are living out their final hours in an ocean-like environment designed to mimic a mollusk's natural saltwater habitat. "No one wants to eat old seafood. We're trying

‘Authentic African Food’ On Menu As Mukase Opens In Uptown

The restaurant offers jollof rice, beef khebabs, gizzards, fried yams, jerk chicken, fufu and oxtail. View Full Caption DNAinfo/Josh McGhee UPTOWN —  Wilson Avenue now has a new spot to grab "authentic African food." The Mukase Restaurant opened at 1363-5 W. Wilson Ave. two weeks ago, according to owner Agyeiwaa Frimpong. The