Local Restaurants Raise Money for Breast Cancer Research
"Chicago's In Good Taste" Campaign Benefits The Lynn Sage Foundation
Monday, October 1 - Wednesday, October 31
October is "Breast Cancer Awareness Month" and it's the perfect time to wine and dine for a good cause. More than 100 Chicagoland establishments are coming together this month to help raise money for "Chicago's In Good Taste." This breast cancer research initiative was created by the Lynn Sage Foundation, a Chicago-based organization committed to ﬁnding a cure for breast cancer. Nine of the participating restaurants, from III Forks Prime Steakhouse in Lakeshore East, to Kit Kat Lounge and Supper Club in Lakeview (and many in between), will be supporting the cause all month long. Their specific offers, available through October 31, are listed below.
III Forks, located in Lakeshore East, will donate $1 from every glass of Santa Margherita Sparkling Rose sold (offered at $15 per glass).
Park Grill, located in Millennium Park, will donate a portion of the proceeds from the sales of a special dessert and drink.
Dessert: Raspberry Creme Brulee - chambord, fresh raspberries $7
Drink: Pink Squirrel - creme de noyaux, creme de cacao, 42 below, fresh cream, shaken and served in a martini glass $12
Taco Joint, located in Lincoln Park, will donate $1 from every specialty taco and $2 from every cocktail flight sold.
Chicago's in Good Taste Taco: roasted chicken thigh, arbol chile-balsamic glaze, marinated cherry tomatoes, watercress and fresco cheese, served on a pink corn tortilla $3
Taco Joint Flight: a sampling of three signature cocktails: ZOCALO Margarita, Moi's Sangria, Black & Green Margarita $12
ZOCALO restaurant and tequila bar, located in River North, will donate $2 from every "Chamoy Guavarita" cocktail sold ($10 each).
Epic restaurant in River North will donate $1 from every dessert sold.
Quince, located in Evanston, will donate $1 from every French Martini sold.
La Madia in River North will donate $1 from every dessert sold.
Nacional 27, located in River North, will collect donations from dining guests all month long.
Kit Kat Lounge
Kit Kat, located in Lakeview, will collect donations from dining guests all month long.