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Random Mon Mar 05 2007

Vote (and Eat) Early and Often

You have until Sunday, March 11, to vote in Time Out Chicago's 2007 Eat Out Awards. The categories may be somewhat predictable (do we really need to go over which is the best steakhouse again?) but it's a fairly good barometer of the tops in each realm, from Mexican to Italian and best celebrity chef. And hey, you could win a t-shirt.

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Justin Chen / March 6, 2007 8:14 AM

On the burgers and voting note, Menuism is having a Burger Food Fight for the month of March. Rate and review your favorite burger in Chicago for a chance to win $50 to any restaurant and t-shirts.

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Feature Thu Dec 31 2015

The State of Food Writing

By Brandy Gonsoulin

In 2009, food blogging, social media and Yelp were gaining popularity, and America's revered gastronomic magazine Gourmet shuttered after 68 years in business. Former Cook's Illustrated editor-in-chief Chris Kimball followed with an editorial, stating that "The shuttering of Gourmet reminds...
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