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Ingredient Thu Nov 15 2007

A1 Toblerone-Poupon Braised Tofu?

Kraft Foods is considering divesting itself of some of its brands. Post cereals, A1 Steak Sauce, Grey Poupon and Toblerone are some of the brands that might be on the butcher's block.

So Eight Forty-Eight is running a recipe contest to see who has the best recipe that utilizes all of these items into one dish. Think you've got what it takes? Send it to Once the winner is announced, I just might share what I come up with in One Good Meal. Provided it is something I would eat again.

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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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