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Drink Fri Jan 09 2009

Label This a Cool Gift

knob_creek.JPGDuring the holidays, a lot of liquor companies have offers for free personalized gift labels that you slap on the bottle to make the gift of booze a little cooler. But gift-giving knows no season--what if you'd like to spruce up your bottle for a friend's birthday this spring or a housewarming gift this summer?

Never fear. Knob Creek bourbon offers free customized labels year-round through their website. Type in your message, and they'll print out a label and ship it to you with instructions on how to attach it to your bottle of Knob Creek. You do have to allow 4-6 weeks for shipping, but it's worth it to give your gift that extra-special touch.

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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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