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Mmm...Midweek Links

House Spouse makes tasty takeout noodles at home.

The Tribune is a few weeks behind us with their guide to navigating Indian food.

Serious Eats reports that the marshmallow peep married the chocolate egg, just in time for Easter. Sounds delicious.

A bottle of water gets a classy $12 upgrade at the new Sixteen in the Trump Hotel.

It's election season, so you know there's gonna be mudslinging of an edible nature all of a sudden.

A beautiful portrait of a donut from Bennison's Bakery in Evanston. Thank you, FoodBlog.

The Flossmoor Beer Blog takes a look at the ancient history of beer.

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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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