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Openings Fri Jan 08 2010

Chef Graham Elliot Announces New Sandwich Shop

Chef Graham Elliot Bowles of the eponymous River North restaurant announced a new venture via Twitter this afternoon. Grahamwich is slated to open in spring 2010 and will offer sandwiches, snacks and soft serve with daytime and evening hours. Chef's move to more casual fare is not surprising given the popularity of his lobster corn dogs at last year's Lollapalooza. According to Chef's tweet today, more information about the new project is coming soon to

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Jeff / January 9, 2010 7:19 PM

Nice scoop. Haven't been to ge yet, maybe I'll wait for this less expensive option.

Scoop Jerkson / January 10, 2010 8:10 AM

Nice scoop? It was reported elsewhere 4 months ago.

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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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