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Local Yolkel

New to Chicago and want to find restaurants that focus on locally grown food? Lived here all your life and need help finding committed business to the local food movement? Local Yolkel is a recently launched website that hopes to provide a comprehensive directory of restaurants, grocers, bakeries, caterers and cooking classes that use locally sourced ingredients. Soon the website will also include a comprehensive listing of local CSA (community supported agriculture) programs.

 
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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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