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Drink Mon Jan 12 2009

Brewing With the Belgians

Patrons of West Lakeview Liquors might notice that employees Devon Cunningham and Beejay Olson have taken a little sabbatical. They're currently in Belgium for six weeks with apprenticeships at De Struis Brouwers, where they'll learn the intricacies of traditional Belgian brewing practices. They're blogging about the experience here.

 
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van / January 13, 2009 4:14 PM

great read

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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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