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We've visited all 77 of Chicago's historic community areas and taught you the history and tasted  amazing food along the way! Join us, Sara Faddah and Dario Durham, as we continue to tell Chicago's tasteful history. New episodes every Monday. Support this podcast: https://77flavorschi.buzzsprout.com

77 Flavors of Chicago: History & Culture 77 Flavors

    • History
    • 4.5 • 65 Ratings

We've visited all 77 of Chicago's historic community areas and taught you the history and tasted  amazing food along the way! Join us, Sara Faddah and Dario Durham, as we continue to tell Chicago's tasteful history. New episodes every Monday. Support this podcast: https://77flavorschi.buzzsprout.com

    The Ramova Theatre

    The Ramova Theatre

    We're talking about the Historic Ramova Theatre! It was literally a dream to be able to get a tour. So when the co-owners Em & Tyler reached out to us to host bingo night, we lost our sh*t! They are literally the best. Check out our YouTube channel for the full tour. But also listen to this! lol... Anyway, let's get to it!Stop Wasting Your WineSip and smile along with hosts Aaron, Colin, and Joel as they explore the world of wine!Listen on: Apple Podcasts SpotifySupport ...

    • 38 min
    Hegwisch...the Throwback!

    Hegwisch...the Throwback!

    Y'all, we been so busy that we didn't want to put out a rushed episode, so we have a rerun instead. Hegwisch is a cool community area so we figured you'd love it. Also, this was the era when we used to record LIVE on location! You had to be there. It feels good to get some fresh air...finally! We are outside in Hegewisch! And seriously, this is as far south as you can go in Chicago proper. They call this the "Mayberry of Chicago" and truer words have never been spoken. But it's very cool in i...

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Buena Park, Uptown

    Buena Park, Uptown

    We are back in Uptown to talk about the neighborhood of Buena Park. We had a chance to speak with the author of the Images of America book Chicago's Uptown, Jacob Lewis-Hall. Jacob also runs the very cool Instagram page, Then & Now Chicago. Make sure to pick up his book and learn more. Tune in and rock with us!Stop Wasting Your WineSip and smile along with hosts Aaron, Colin, and Joel as they explore the world of wine!Listen on: Apple Podcasts SpotifySupport the Show.Check out our...

    • 32 min
    Deagan Inc

    Deagan Inc

    We all had and/or played with a xylophone when we were shorties. If you didn't, you definitely missed out. Today we are visiting a historic location here in Chicago where we, once again, supplied the U.S., the Deagan Inc Building. Also, we talk to a very cool Chicago who plays for us out in the streets! Nick White joins us as we traveled! Also, we visit a church that plays a part in this whole story. Come on and learn with us!Stop Wasting Your WineSip and smile along with hosts Aaron, Co...

    • 30 min
    Chicago's Wild Tie to Salt & Arbor Day!

    Chicago's Wild Tie to Salt & Arbor Day!

    It's earth day week and we have got the wildest Chicago connection to share with you! How does Morton Salt and The Morton Arboretum connect to Arbor Day?! Also, we kicked it old school and had four this episode. Hannah's Bretzel is on deck with founder, Florian. This place is very earth friendly! Tune in and learn with us!Stop Wasting Your WineSip and smile along with hosts Aaron, Colin, and Joel as they explore the world of wine!Listen on: Apple Podcasts Spot...

    • 44 min
    Chicago Mysteries with Geoffrey Baer!

    Chicago Mysteries with Geoffrey Baer!

    We all know that Chicago is said to be haunted, but how much do we know. For that, we called upon Geoffrey Baer to tell us about some of these crazy stories. He also has a new show, Chicago Mysteries details some of the city's wildest stories.WTTW CHICAGO MYSTERIES WITH GEOFFREY BAER Premieres TUESDAY, APRIL 16, 2024| 7 PM on WTTW, wttw.com/chicagomysteries and the PBS appStop Wasting Your WineSip and smile along with hosts Aaron, Colin, and Joel as they explore the...

    • 42 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
65 Ratings

65 Ratings

railrhoades ,

History💜Fun

This is a super entertaining and fun way to learn -thank you for introducing yr city to me. Next time I visit I’m gonna check out places like Gresham.

Luis Perez 71 ,

Chicago

This is what a podcast should be. They are outside! Go to the locations in person and talk about it. Amazing!!!!!!

Umm Ameer ,

Really laughing out loud all the time

Don’t play this show in front of your kids lbvs! So informative and I definitely try to visit some of the historical places and try some of the restaurants that I’ve heard about from the podcast.

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