New Italian Trattoria to Open in Downtown Champaign

Nando Milano Trattoria is set to open in Downtown Champaign at 202-204 N. Neil Street. It will be right next door to The Jane Addams Bookshop in the space that used to house Carrie’s Fabulous to Funky. This will be the second location for owner Dario Vullo, the first location being in Chicago’s Wicker Park…

Fresh Pasta: Simple and Fun

I was pondering over what to prepare for dinner last weekend when it struck me. I am pasta’s number one fan but I have never attempted to make it from scratch. What! I’ve had numerous cooking first’s since staring this blog back in January, but pasta still intimidated me. That’s why I finally decided to…