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Publication Fri Jul 20 2007

Artisanal Cheese Alert

Slow Food Chicago brings us a reading and cheese tasting hosted by Jeffrey P. Roberts, author of "The Atlas of America Artisan Cheese," which features a forward by Slow Food founder Carlo Petrini.

The event is only $20, and you'll get to taste Midwestern artisan cheeses from Capriole, Leelanau Cheese Company, Prairie Fruits Farm and more. The event will be held at Uncommon Ground on August 11 at 5 pm. Make your reservations today by emailing helen [at] uncommonground [dot] com.

 
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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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