CHICAGO, ILLINOIS – Sometimes the moment is not right. You just can’t whip out your Nikon D40 and snap some high-quality photos. That’s when the iPhone comes in. Undercover dessert investigation at it’s finest. We promise you — this investigation was worth it.
HotChocolate Restaurant and Dessert Bar is an excellent place to frequent for dinner, but it’s best known for desserts. So skip supper one night and indulge in a dessert extravaganza. Try their rich namesake hot chocolate with a breathtaking melt-in-your-mouth homemade marshmallow on the side. Save room for donuts. Or a milkshake. Don’t miss the always-changing seasonal specialties. You really can’t go wrong here.
Owner Mindy is a pastry connoisseur who is a three-time James Beard nominee. (It’s the Academy Awards of food.) Even more impressive? She appeared on the Martha Stewart Show. Martha doesn’t eff around when it comes to pastries. A blessing from Martha is like a blessing from God. Be an angel and scoot on over to the gates of heaven on North Damen Ave. Pray that your stomach never gets full.