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Illustrations for “Da Best Fest” 2020

A set of illustrations of food with Chicago-based origins for Da Best Fest

Da Best Fest is a celebration of Chicago’s culinary heritage, a chef tasting festival that explores the iconic dishes of the city, with traditional and imaginative versions of the classics created by the city’s best chefs. If Chicago’s food scene is known for one thing, it’s the power of culinary creativity. Our chefs are first in the world for imaginative works of culinary art. Da Best Fest asks “what will Chicago chefs do with the beloved dishes that make up Chicago’s culinary canon?”.