Taste of Chicago, the world’s biggest outdoor festival, is the place to be this week. These instagrams will most certainly convince you to head to the event and try the huge variety of food on offer.

1. Eli’s Cheesecake Birthday cake dippers

Went to the Taste of Chicago today and got to try @elischeesecake Birthday Cake Dipper. Yum! #tasteofchicago #elischeesecake

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2. Chicago pothole gelato at Mariano’s

Mariano's "Chicago Pothole" gelato, their version of Rocky Road. Available at #TasteOfChicago2015 and in stores.

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3. Lou Malnati’s deep dish pizza

4. Chocolate bourbon caramel ice-cream puff at Puffs of Doom

5. Avocado toast at Farmer’s Fridge

6. Kimcheesy rice ball at Yum Dum

7. Chicago style hot dogs at Gold Coast Dogs

Now That's My Kind A Wiener. #Chicago #JustATaste #TasteOfChicago #ChiDog #EvAndJaqCoast2Coast

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8. Smoked alligator sausage at Chicago’s Dog House

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9. Smore’s donuts at Beaver’s Donuts

Beavers Coffee and Donuts: Smores donuts #beaversdonuts

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10. Papas bravas at Bruges Brothers

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11. Jibarito at La Bomba

#tasteofchicago #jibarito #labomba #glutenfree #glutenberg #blondeale

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12. Tamales at Dia de los Tamales

13. Graham Elliot’s Lobster corn dog (available Wednesday only, sorry if you missed out!)

Behold, the mighty "Lobster Corndog"! Available today only, at the Taste of Chicago.

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14. Crème brûlée cupcake at Chicago Cupcake

15. Fried ravioli at Punky’s Pizza

Fried Ravioli from @punkyspizza at #TasteOfChicago2015.

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16. FREE Spam inventions at the SPAMERICAN! TOUR

Assortment of Spam: Sushi, fries and cubano. (The cubano was a serious winner.) #sweethomechicago

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17. Watermelon paletas at La Mexicana

La Mexicana watermelon paleta. #paletas

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18. Plantain ‘Sandwich’ with pulled pork, queso fresco and spicy guava sauce at La Cocinita

Plantain "Sandwich" with Pulled Pork, Queso Fresco and Spicy Guava Sauce. #yum #sweethomechicago

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19. Roast pork tenderloin sandwich with fig jam, prosciutto, and apple slaw at Jack’s Fork in the Road

Pork Tenderloin with Apple Slaw, Prosciutto and Fig Jam. #yum #sweethomechicago

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20. Mustard fried catfish at BJ’s Market and Bakery

Mustard Fried Catfish? Yes please. #yum #sweethomechicago

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21. Pierogi at Kasia’s Deli

Oh pierogi, how I've missed you. #yum #sweethomechicago

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22. Buffalo wing at Miller’s Pub

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23. Jerk chicken at Iyanze

Eating #tasteofchicago #jiyanze #jerkchickenandplantains

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