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Resource Tue Nov 11 2008

Learning to Love the Holidays

With the end of the year comes hauling out your cookbooks to make That Thing with the Jello That Everyone Likes for holiday celebrations. A few places are holding classes to spruce up your cooking:

  • Thanksgiving 101 Cooking Class @ Fox & Obel, Weds 11/12.
  • World Kitchen: the Christmas Cookie Jar @ Gallery 37, Thu 11/13.
  • A Modern Holiday Brunch Cooking Class @ Fox & Obel, Thu 11/13.
  • World Kitchen: Thanksgiving Memories @ Gallery 37, Sat 11/15.

Visit Slowdown for more details.

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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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