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Drink Mon Dec 17 2007

Drinky Quick Links

We'll have an omnibus QL later this week, but today we're focusing on drinks.

• Over on the main site, One Good Meal's first-ever book review features some New Orleans inspired cocktails.

• Rachel's Bite tries out some New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc.

Chicago Cooks reviews this year's crop of Champagnes.

• Hungry Mag makes some Champagne suggestions, too.

• Zinny Fandel enjoyed her night at the Tasting Room.

• Dish thinks the new South Loop Wine Cellar is perfect for the neighborhood.

• Thinking of Drinking has some thoughts about Repeal Day.

• Technically not a drink, but mascarpone desserts in martini glasses are beautiful and easy.

 
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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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