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Event Sun Nov 11 2007

Queer Eye for the Heartburn Guy

Ted Allen, the food expert from Chicago who became famous advising culinarily-challenged straight men on Queer Eye for the Straight Guy, is returning to town this week. He'll be at Dinner by Design's Maxwell Street store sharing meal-preparation tips for people who suffer from acid-reflux disease. The meals are meant to be quick and easy to prepare, but without heartburn triggers like spicy or tomato-based sauces, or fatty deep-fried ingredients. There's no time listed for the event, so call the store at 312-997-5100 for more information.

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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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