Steve is the Food Reporter for ABC 7 - Chicago. Every Friday at 11 a.m., and Saturday at 10 p.m., he introduces his “Hungry Hound” segments live, covering a range of food and drink-related topics. Steve also blogs at stevedolinsky.com, keeping people up-to-date on the happenings in the world of food and wine in Chicago and across the globe. He is the Co-Creator/Host of The Feed Podcast with Chef Rick Bayless and also writes occasionally for the Chicago Tribune and Michigan Avenue Magazine. Steve has won 13 James Beard Awards for his TV and radio work.
Steve continues to report for Public Radio International’s “The World,” Canada’s The Globe and Mail and The Sunday Travel section of The Chicago Tribune. In 2004, Steve started Culinary Communications, a food industry-focused media training company that works with chefs and other food and beverage professionals outside of Chicago, teaching them how to prepare for and handle all kinds of media exposure.
Steve volunteers his time for a number of charitable organizations in the Chicago area that focus on hunger relief, including Share Our Strength and Meals on Wheels. Before joining ABC 7, Steve was Executive Producer and Host of “Good Eating.” The weekly, half-hour show aired on CLTV, the 24-hour cable news channel owned by The Tribune Company. You can follow his eating adventures @stevedolinsky.