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Soup & Bread: The river

As rivers of melting snow start flooding Chicago’s streets, we at Soup & Bread celebrate the rushing waters with this week’s theme, “The River.” Which could mean …. crayfish bisque? Trout stew? Or just plain […]

Feb, 15 · in Event Schedule

Soup & Bread falls in love. And lust. And hate.

This week we reprise one of last year’s most popular – if challenging – nights: soups celebrating the Valentine’s Day trifecta of love, lust, and hate. Our soup cooks all come from the ranks of […]

Feb, 10 · in Event Schedule

S&B in the field: Association House

So, one of our goals this year is to get out of the house — or, bar — to go see how the organizations Soup & Bread serves are coping with this grim and grueling […]

Feb, 05

Soup & Bread gets cheesy

The theme for this week’s Soup & Bread may have been “minimalism” but that doesn’t mean the soups on hand lacked for style. From the Butcher and Larder‘s butchers’ broth — a flavor bomb that […]

Jan, 31

Soup & Bread strips down

Just when I thought I’d so cleverly avoided the polar vortex … it came back. It was a cold, cold night on the soup line this week but our cooks Ross Outten, Lisa Martain Hoffer, […]

Jan, 23

Love is Soup & Bread

Join us February 7 when the Hideout takes over Chicago’s Museum of Contemporary Art for a night of love, madness, and soup. Titled “Love is Love” the whole shebang is part of the MCA’s monthly […]

Jan, 21

Soup & Bread heads into the woods

Our theme this week is a fairy tale: children lost in the woods, foraging for mushrooms and nuts. Killing and skinning a rabbit. And making a pot of soup? Our soup cooks may have different […]

Jan, 19