Wednesday, September 15, 2010
Today is FREE Dessert Day!
Everyone's on a serious sugar high now that the premiere of Bravo's "Top Chef: Just Desserts" is finally here.
To get folks even more excited about the station's sweetest reality show, Bravo's teamed up with Open Table so that diners all over the country can get a free dessert with dinner tonight.
In Chicago and the 'burbs, 100 restaurants are participating, and you can find the complete list here to make a dinner reservation.
But a few dessert-only spots are also getting in on the action from 1-3pm:
**Husband-and-wife pastry chefs Eric and Jennifer Estrella of Bake are doling out whoopie pies and red velvet cupcakes in their swanky, Bucktown shop.
**Famed punk pastry shop Bleeding Heart Bakery is giving away white-chocolate cupcakes.
**Over at Lincoln Park's Floriole Cafe & Bakery, those with a sweet tooth can sink them into caramelized apple panna cotta.
**And something's always going on at the sensational Sprinkles cupcakery in the Gold Coast. Stay tuned to their Twitter account to find out what they'll be giving away.