Why it’s cool: Believe it or not, this is indeed a photo of an actual course at Moto. Called “Smell the glove,” it appears at the end of the prix fixe menu. Vanilla-scented smoke and leather aromas enhance the flavors of caramel and chocolate in the form of a plated chocolate glove. This is just the tip of the iceberg for chef Homaro Cantu's molecular gastronomic restaurant. Often described as a culinary playground, his sister restaurants specialize in the bizarre. Next door at iNG, go on a flavor trip with miracle berries. This exotic fruit tricks the taste buds into transforming bitter flavors into sweet ones.
What it costs: $50-$140
Where it is: 945 W. Fulton Mkt.; 312-491-0058 / 951 W. Fulton Mkt.; 855-834-6464