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Chef Wed Jun 11 2008

Dish With Stephanie

Daily Candy has an interview with home-town hero Stephanie Izard today, the day Stephanie, Richard and Lisa face off for the crown of "Top Chef." Izard dishes about her favorite Chicago restaurants and food shops, but keeps mum about her competitors and her future plans.

Don't forget to tune in to Drive-Thru tonight around 9pm for our live-blogged recap of the "Top Chef" finale! D'oh! Technical difficulties interceded! We'll have a (sadly, un-live) recap up as soon as we can.

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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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