For a classy night of cheese, swine, and wine, visit the Purple Pig in Chicago. Located right along the Magnificent Mile, this pork-heavy eatery is the perfect place to unwind after a long day of shopping.
Start your meal with a choice of antipasti, like the delicious pork fried almonds with rosemary and garlic, or the charred cauliflower with toasted breadcrumbs, cornichons, and parsley. The Purple Pig offers an extensive list of cured meats, ranging from jamon serrano and chorizo to lomo and lingua agrodolce. Pair the meat of your choice with one of their delectable "smears," like the whipped feta with cucumber, or the pork neck bone gravy with ricotta. For you entrée, try something adventurous, like the pork sweetbreads with apricot, or the pan fried skate wing with beets and turnips.
The Purple Pig is a go to Chicago hotspot for all things pork. Visit its website to find out more.