[Chicago 2015] Breakfast at Yolk South Loop

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Last week we took a quick trip to visit our friends in Chicago. They’ve lived in the South Loop for about 5 years now, and this is the amazing view from their apartment. We got into town late Friday night, so when we got up Saturday morning we were ready to go.

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Our first stop was breakfast. We hit up Yolk in the South Loop and there was a crowd of people outside. It looked like the wait would be over an hour, but we were seated within 15 minutes.

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The service was quick, and the food was good. I ordered a simple staple: eggs over easy with turkey sausage.

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Mike and I ordered their pumpkin spice french toast special, and it was probably the best thing I ate on the entire trip. It was super indulgent, and packed with a cream cheese frosting style filling. Topped with whipped cream, cinnamon apple slices, and craisins. It was dangerously delicious.

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Mike’s eggs benedict was also on point.

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Chicago lived up to it’s nickname Saturday as we walked through wind gusts all day long.



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Mike’s best Michael Jackson impression.

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