5 (Literally) Sweet Must-Try Birthday Treats

August 9, 2016

Ever heard the expression “You can’t have your cake and eat it, too?" Well, we disagree.

In fact, sometimes, cake is similar to your best friend: it’s there for you when you need to either unload your woes (into red velvet) or celebrate a happy occasion. Especially if it’s your birthday. You didn’t know this was a cardinal rule?

Check out these 5 activities that will leave your sweet tooth satisfied.

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    The Original Chicago Pizza Tour

    Experience an unmatched culinary experience on the only bus driven pizza tour! You’ll explore several of Chicago's neighborhoods in search of tasting Chicago's most defining food... PIZZA! Along the tour, see interesting and historical sights and landmarks as you see Chicago one bite at a time! Each tour will visit a mix of culturally significant and neighborhood pizzerias, enjoying a full serving at each restaurant. Of course, all 4 pizzerias visited are very different in taste and style to ensure the ultimate dining experience. At some restaurants, you even get a "backstage pass" into their kitchens to check out the ovens, ingredients, and overall process. Stops vary from day to day, but rest assured every place selected has a dynamite slice and a friendly atmosphere. Make sure you're ready to eat and experience how these magnificent pizzas span more than a mile.
    The Original Chicago Pizza Tour

    61 E Madison St, Chicago

    • Taste your way through several Chicago neighborhoods with delicious pizzas
    • Visit interesting historical sights and landmarks as you take a bus around the city
    • Eat at four different pizzerias and uncover the varying styles and tastes of each pizza
    • Dive into the kitchen and check out the ovens, ingredients, and processes behind each pie
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    Best of Chicago Tour (with Pizza)

    What are Chicago’s greatest hits? And, no, this isn’t referencing the Cubs... Get to know the Windy City on this city sightseeing tour with visits to some of its most interesting neighborhoods -- Gold Coast, Lincoln Park, Wrigleyville -- where you’ll learn about the city’s unique culture and rich history. This comprehensive tour also takes you to the most important and popular attractions in the city, including Grant Park, with its much desired location on Lake Michigan, Adler Planetarium, with it’s great view of the city, and Willis Tower, one of Chicago’s most famous skyscrapers! And last but not least, no tour of Chicago is complete without a bite of the city's infamous and most delicious deep-dish pizza. Bring your thirst for knowledge and hearty appetite because it’ll all be quenched.
    Best of Chicago Tour (with Pizza)

    The Loop, Chicago

    • Visit some of Chicago’s most interesting neighborhoods where you’ll learn the unique culture and rich history
    • Enjoy Chicago’s most important and popular attractions on this comprehensive tour such as Grant Park, Adler Planetarium, and Willis Tower
    • Devour a delicious deep-dish pizza
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    Grand Chicago Tour and Pizza

    What does Chicago really taste like? It can’t be all hot dogs and skyscrapers, can it? Experience a real taste of the city and take a bite out of it. Here, you’ll travel through the North Side and South Side business and residential districts, like the Loop, Downtown Chicago, and the Lakefront. As you wander through the city, you will view the new Millennium Park, Museum Campus, and Shedd Aquarium. Photo stops at Adler Planetarium and Lincoln Park Conservatory are definitely required and recommended. Once the tour closes, grab a bite of deep dish pizza and dream about the life of a Chicagoan.
    Grand Chicago Tour and Pizza

    17 E Monroe St, Chicago

    • Travel through Chicago’s famous districts like North Side, South Side, the Loop, and Museum Campus
    • Stroll past the skyscrapers, Millennium Park, and Shedd Aquarium
    • Learn about the unique history of this gorgeous city
    • Nosh on authentic Chicago deep dish pizza
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    Pilsen Neighborhood Tour

    You want Italian food...but you want Mexican food. ...But you want Italian food...but you want Mexican food... The solution? Jalapeno cannolis. Just kidding! That sounds gross. Instead try this cool tour that will take you through Pilsen, Chicago’s oldest Italian neighborhood, AND Little Village, known as “The Mexico of the Midwest.” You’ll get your fill on both cuisines, and learn a little bit about the food, art, and culture of the area. The best part? You’ll be driven around by a chef who can teach you all about the history, process, and culture behind the delicious eats! But if that doesn’t sound good you could always go back to those jalapeno cannolis… But we don’t suggest that.
    Pilsen Neighborhood Tour

    455 North Park Drive, Chicago

    • Tour the vibrant and bustling West Side neighborhoods that are known as the “Heart of Chicago” and “The Mexico of the Midwest”
    • Drive around with an experienced chef at the wheel
    • Learn about the wealthy and working class Czechs and Eastern Europeans, as well as the Latinos, who shaped these areas
    • Taste some of the more scrumptious delights the neighborhood has to offer!
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    Behind-the-Scenes Pizza Tour

    When you think Chicago, it’s hard to ignore the deep dish pizza. Get an exclusive view inside four famous Chicago pizzerias on this three and a half hour tour, and enjoy delicious slices at each, while getting an inside look at the kitchen. With this pizza tour, go beyond the well-known pizza shops, and dive into the neighborhoods where the locals eat. Get behind the scenes, into the kitchens, and listen to the chefs as they describe the passion and craftsmanship that goes into each and every pizza. In between tastings, discover interesting facts about pizza making in this great city. This tour isn’t limited to the famed deep-dish pizza, however, you’ll also sample tavern-style, and Neapolitan pizza too. Make sure to come hungry! You’ll visit four of the following top Chicago pizzerias:
    • Pizano's Pizza and Pasta - traditional deep-dish pizza
    • Coalfire - the first coal oven pizza joint in Chicago
    • Spacca Napoli Pizzeria - Verace Pizza Napoletana (certified Neapolitan pizza)
    • redFLAME Pizzeria - the only grilled pizza in Chicago!
    • Italian Fiesta Pizzeria - Obama's favorite home-town pizza
    • Pequod's Pizza – deep-dish pan pizza
    • Apart Pizza - Northern Italian-inspired artisanal pizza
    • Flo & Santos - South Side tavern-style pizza
    • Gino's East – deep-dish pizza with cornmeal crust
    Note: Exact meeting location will be provided upon booking.
    Behind-the-Scenes Pizza Tour

    61 E Madison St, Chicago

    • Get an exclusive view inside four famous Chicago pizzerias
    • Tour these pizzerias and their kitchens, and listen to the chefs talk about the craft
    • Enjoy a delicious slice at each famous locale
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