NEXT UP: Between Bites five-year anniversary bash!

We're celebrating five years — yes, five years! — of Between Bites with an all-out bash! In honor of the occasion, we're turning our typical format on its head, and featuring 10 of our favorite past storytellers sharing five-minute food-related stories. 

Storytellers include:

Shelby Allison, co-owner, Lost Lake
Kevin Boehm, co-founder, Boka Restaurant Group
Steve Dolinsky, co-founder Pizza City USA Tours; food reporter, ABC 7 News
Sarah Grueneberg, chef/owner, Monteverde
Joseph Hernandez, deputy food editor, Chicago Tribune Media Group
Brian Jupiter, executive chef, Frontier, Ina Mae Tavern & Packaged Goods
Ina Pinkney, chef, columnist, author
Penny Pollack, co-host, Dining Out Loud podcast
Jeff Ruby, chief dining critic/features writer, Chicago magazine
Erling Wu-Bower, chef/owner, Pacific Standard Time
Ji Suk Yi, features reporter, Chicago Sun-Times

When: Monday, September 24, 6 p.m.
Where: Savage Smyth, 920 N. Franklin St., 4th floor and rooftop deck
Cost: $60

Ticket price includes heavy appetizers from Gem Catering, wine by Meta, Tsingtao beer, cocktails by Glendalough, El Tesoro and Apologue, hot chocolate and bon bons by L.A. Burdick, hydration by Boxed Water and more. Also, guests can enter a drawing for two passes to Sunday's Chicago Gourmet!

Proceeds from the night will benefit the Honeycomb Project.

Click here for tickets!