Eater: The Duck Inn Takes Home “Top Dog” Prize at Food Network in Concert


The Food Network invaded the tony suburb of Highland Park this past Saturday to deliver the first ever Food Network in Concert. The event, held at the idyllic venue Ravinia, was a success, packing in more than 10,000 attendees who enjoyed a day of food, drinking, demonstrations, panels, music and camping out on the lawns.

Kevin Hickey of Bottlefork won “Top Dog” honors at the Franks & Beats competition with the “Duck Fat Dog” due to hit the menu of his forthcoming restaurant The Duck Inn. The Don Julio Airstream trailer was a personal favorite, with Hickey declaring that perhaps he and his crew spent a little too much time inside of it.

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