George Wendt and Chef Pat Sheerin Come to Trenchermen Bar for THE DINNER PARTY TO GO Podcast, 9/23

George Wendt and Chef Pat Sheerin Come to Trenchermen Bar for THE DINNER PARTY TO GO Podcast, 9/23

On the inaugural podcast of "The Dinner Party To Go", famed actor George Wendt and host Elysabeth Alfano belly up to the bar at Trenchermen and join Executive Chef Pat Sheerin. Over Burrata, Octopus Posole, Pickle Tots, Ribs and beer, they talk about Chef discovering food by working at Taste of Chicago as a kid, gardening and pickling, Chicago Hot Dogs, favorite junk foods, George flunking out of Notre Dame and his early years at Second City.

"The Dinner Party To Go!" is a podcast version of The Dinner Party in which Alfano invites one celeb to meet her at a chef's restaurant and over food, wine and dessert the 3 of us discuss the food, hot topics, their projects and funny stories. This on-location extension of The Dinner Party concept makes my unscripted conversations between celebs and chefs accessible and on the go for anyone who can't make the live Dinner Party events. To subscribe to the podcasts, sign up on the website at

Join host Elysabeth Alfano at Chicago City Winery for "THE DINNER PARTY" on September 23 featuring Chef Bruce Sherman of North Pond, celebrity columnist Bill Zwecker and famed talk show host, JERRY SPRINGER! On The Dinner Party, Alfano invites 3 Chicago or national celebs and a known chef who cooks for them and the audience. Over food tastings, wine, chocolate and artist performances, the conversations and the unexpected flow. Filmed in front of a live audience, come to Chicago City Winery to share in the food and wine tastings, water, chocolate and conversation. Can't make the City Winery? You can also watch THE DINNER PARTY on-line in the "Splash" section of the Sun Times. Viewers and audience members can tweet in to be a part of this fantastic new multi-dimensional show. The next Dinner Parties are September 23 and October 27 ( Chef Paul Virant of Perennial Virant) at City Winery.

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THE DINNER PARTY is now on TV! Watch episodes of The Dinner Party on Channel 19 Fridays 12:30am starting again September 12 at 10:30pm.

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