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Tue Jun 10 2008

Alpana Singh with Wine for Geeks

Do you keep thinking that you really want to learn more about wine, but you just don't know where to get started? Alpana Singh, host of Check Please, author of Alpana Pours, Director of Wine and Spirits for Lettuce Entertain You, and sommelier was asked by Google to give an intro course on wine to staffers. And, since they totally geek that way, they posted it on YouTube for anyone to watch. There's some great info, even for this gal who has been known to enjoy a glass of wine or two. Hat tip to Rachelle.

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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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