Jimmy Bannos Jr. looks like one of those scrappy, little high school wrestlers who could move up three weight divisions and still kick your ass. And he does just that at The Purple Pig, where he pummels you with huge Mediterranean flavors that hurt so good. During a recent lunch at his Chicago hot spot on Michigan Avenue, three heavyweight chefs strolled in and, by their very presence, dared the kid to make 'em happy. If Junior was intimidated, he didn't show it as he sent out a ...
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