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Blog Mon Oct 15 2007

LTH Forum Names Great Neighborhood Restaurants 2007

stlclg-lg.jpgWhen I'm trying to see if a restaurant is worth the travel and expense, I head to LTH Forum to see if any of their dedicated posters has written about the place in question. If you aren't familiar, this website forum is a great resource for finding (and posting) restaurant reviews in and outside of the city, as well as a place to talk about recipes and, well, food. Their annual "Great Neighborhood Restaurants" award recipient list was released today, with over 20 new additions to the elite group, (predictably) among them Smoque and Kuma's Corner, as well as some little-known places that are sure to become highly sought after as a result of LTH Forum's recommendation (similar to the "Check Please! Effect").

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Mike G / October 15, 2007 12:02 PM

Thanks for the mention, Robyn. If may add one more link, this goes to the free Pocket Guide PDF, which is the easiest way to carry around the whole list (I hear the PDF works on Blackberry type gadgets too, but I don't know about that).

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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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