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Moo & Oink Chef Dwight Evans Named Chef of the Year!

Chef Mychael Bonner Named ‘Moo & Oink’s Brand Chef’
Moo & Oink, LLC, the iconic Chicago BBQ brand, named Chef Mychael Bonner as its
Corporate Brand Chef. He is available as the Moo & Oink spokesperson for events and
as an enlightened and entertaining television personality. Bonner is charged with originating recipes for Moo & Oink and making the popular
products even better.

Moo & Oink Welcomes Chef Dwight Evans
Moo & Oink, LLC, the iconic Chicago BBQ brand, named Chicago resident Dwight
Evans II as its Corporate Chef and Grill Master Extraordinaire. Chef Evans serves as
Moo & Oink’s Celebrity Chef, available as the Moo & Oink spokesperson for events and
as an enlightened and entertaining television personality. In addition, he is charged with originating recipes for Moo & Oink products and making
the classic products even better.

Moo & Oink Visit Neighborhood Jewel-Osco Grocery Stores
Moo & Oink, LLC, will host cooking demonstrations at Moo and Oink “Meet n’ Greet” events with customers in November at several Chicago Jewel-Osco locations. The demos will feature samples, coupons, raffles and recipe handouts.

Moo & Oink Adds Chitterlings To Grocery Store Shelves
Moo & Oink is proud to announce the return of Moo & Oink Pork Chitterlings. The product is
now on the shelves of grocery stores in the Chicagoland area just in time for the holidays.
Chitterlings are commonly referred to as chits or chitlins.

Moo & Oink Celebrates Black History Month With Jewel-Osco’s “A Taste Of Black History”
Moo & Oink will participate in the 14th annual “A Taste of Black History” celebration by
cooking samples of Moo & Oink Turkey Links from 3 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 24,
at Jewel-Osco, 1655 E. 95th St., Chicago.

Moo & Oink Visits Neighborhood Ultra Foods To Give Samples Of New Chicken Product
The Moo & Oink mobile crew will be providing customers samples of the new Moo &
Oink Chicken Tenders at several Chicagoland Ultra Foods in January and February.

Moo & Oink Barbecue Products Now Available From Ecommerce Website, TasteChicagosBest.Com
Fans of the iconic Chicago barbecue brand Moo & Oink will be glad to know that the
company’s products are available from Taste Chicago’s Best, a newly launched
eCommerce website:

Moo & Oink BBQ now available at TasteChicagosBest.coms

Moo & Oink Participates In 2013 Black Women's Expo

Moo & Oink named 'official meat supplier' for 2013 'Real Men Cook' Father's Day event

Moo & Oink participates in African Festival of the Arts

Moo & Oink proudly participates in UniverSoul Circus Camp for Chicagoland children

Thanks To Moo & Oink, Everything’s Comin’ Up Roses For Mother’s Day At Dixmoor Market – May, 2012
The Moo & Oink mobile will mooove into the parking lot of Dixmoor Market from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, May 12, at 14635 S. Western Ave., Dixmoor. Look for the outdoor tent. To celebrate Mother’s Day, moms, grandmothers and great-grandmothers will be presented with a long-stemmed rose.

Moo & Oink Is Back On Shelves Of Select Stores – March, 2012
Moo & Oink meats and products are now available at Chicago area grocery stores. The classic Chicago brand known for its selection of meat and rap-based commercials in the ‘80s and ‘90s was thought to be gone forever after last year’s bankruptcy of the Moo & Oink grocery stores. Best Chicago Meat Co., LLC, purchased the Moo & Oink brand in Dec. of 2011 and is bringing the most popular items to grocery stores across the Chicagoland area, Northwest Indiana, and Michigan.

Moo & His Pal Oink Will Be Present At Their Official ‘Coming Out’ Party - February, 2012
Twenty-eight of the most popular Moo and Oink food products will be re-introduced to Chicago and Northwest Indiana grocers at the annual Dutch Farms’ 2012 food show titled, “Recipe for Success,” from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 15, at The Holiday Inn Convention Center, 18501 S. Harlem Ave., Tinley Park. The show is hosted for wholesale and retail customers only.

Best Chicago Meat Co. Buys Moo & Oink Brand – Jan, 2012
Best Chicago Meat Co., LLC, purchased Moo & Oink’s intellectual property at public auction for $530,000 on Dec. 14. The four Moo & Oink stores – three in Chicago and one in Hazel Crest - filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy in late September, 2011. Because there were no bidders on the real estate, the stores will remain closed. Purchased by Best Chicago Meat were Moo & Oink’s name, logo, characters, website, commercial jingle and perhaps most important – its recipes.