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May 13, 2002 10:25 PM

Chocolate Cake

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Where is the best chocolate cake in chicagoland? My wife swears it's at Portillo's of all places.

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  1. I've never had Portillos but chocolate cake from Bittersweet is like heaven. I had them do a chocolate cake with bittersweet chocolate mousse and chocolate ganache for my wedding cake and it was sublime.

    We froze the part we were supposed to freeze and ate it a year later, and it was still heavenly.



    1. I gotta agree the Portillos chocolate cake is incredible, matter of fact i love their Italian beef,and dods also,wish we could get them in Orlando area

      1. Your wife isn't wrong, Portillo's choclate cake is excellent. I don't know if I would say it is the "best" in Chicago but it is very, very, good. Old-fashioned, moist, chocolate goodness.

        1. imo it's at buca di beppo, but then again, i haven't had portillo's.

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