Lonely Planet Writer

Free Texas chilli for lunch in Chicago on Friday

Who said there’s no such thing as a free lunch?

Downtown Chicago.
Downtown Chicago. Image by Bert Kaufmann / CC BY 2.0

Head over to the Loop today in Chicago from 11am until 5pm and look out for the Tamale Spaceship food truck: it’s giving out free chilli courtesy of the city of San Antonio. Using the same recipe that the city brought to the Chicago World’s Columbian Exposition in 1893, San Antonio is using its hearty, spicy stew to lure cold Chicagoans to the warm, sunny Lone Star State.

Read more at: chicagoist.com