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Chicago’s Bridal Expo

Chicago’s Bridal Expo

The Estate team was delighted to participate in this year?s Bridal Expo, held at The Marriott in downtown Chicago. This event gave the team the pleasure of meeting many beautiful brides-to-be, wonderful vendors, and witnessing incredible work. At the Bridal Expo, one could see everything from glamorous engagement rings, to honeymoon destinations. The Estate team had an absolute blast being stationed next to two esteemed colleagues, Derrick Taylor, of Taylor & Co., and Elysia Root, from Elysia Root Cakes!

Behind The Scenes Photo Shoot

Behind The Scenes Photo Shoot

Recently The Estate by Gene & Georgetti held a creative stylized wedding shoot with Kesh Designs. To capture the day, Gold Grid Studios shot beautiful behind the scene shots alongside Mirar Productions. All day we were thrilled to be surrounded by such talent and creativity.

Dream Weddings With Taylor & Co.

Dream Weddings With Taylor & Co.

Derrick Taylor, owner and designer of Taylor & Co., invited the Estate team to his beautiful space for a quick tour. Visiting his space transported the team into a wedding dreamland. From rooms filled with the most exquisite flowers to grand chandeliers hung...

Michigan Avenue Super Chef 2015 Blog

Michigan Avenue Super Chef 2015 Blog

The Estate and Gene & Georgetti team attended the 4th annual Michigan Ave Magazine, Super Chef?s Culinary Competition. Not only is Super Chefs always a delicious event to attend, but great fun to be a part of. At Super Chefs, our Executive Chefs for Gene & Georgetti of Chicago and The Estate by Gene & Georgetti, Luis Quiroz and Arturito Aucaquizhpi, prepared Chicken Alla Joe, a dish famously created by a Gene & Georgetti beloved waiter, Joe Pacini.

Gene & Georgetti Stakes July 6 Opening in Rosemont Marking 1st Expansion

Gene & Georgetti Stakes July 6 Opening in Rosemont Marking 1st Expansion

Chicago Eater : Gene & Georgetti Stakes July 6 Opening in Rosemont Marking 1st Expansion By Ashok Selvam, Apr 28, 2015, 1:50pm It?s only the second location for the 74-year-old River North favorite. After 74 years, Gene & Georgetti is ready to expand, as they?ll open their second location on July 6 in suburban Rosemont.

Gene & Georgetti to open July 6 in Rosemont

Gene & Georgetti to open July 6 in Rosemont

Tony Durpetti, from left, Marion Durpetti, Michelle Durpetti and Richard Ciota of Gene & Georgetti are behind the restaurant?s first secondary location set to open this summer in Rosemont. Courtesy of Marcin Cymmer Photography DailyHerald.Com : Gene & Georgetti to open July 6 in Rosemont

Gene & Georgetti Announces Executive Chef in Rosemont

Gene & Georgetti Announces Executive Chef in Rosemont

CHICAGO (April 2015) — Chicago?s original steakhouse Gene & Georgetti announced earlier this year plans to open a second restaurant in Rosemont after 74 years in business. Proprietors Tony, Marion & Michelle Durpetti, along with Managing Partner Richard Ciota are