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Event Thu May 20 2010

If You're Allergic to Rick Bayless this guy says he is, then take your appetite over to Kendall College, whose Dining Room (900 North Branch) has started a monthly dining series to celebrate the Mexican Bicentennial. Kendall's staff is partnering with the Mexican Consulate and tourism bureau to create authentic menus that at Kendall's completely affordable prices (all are way under $100 for a five-course meal) are better than the price of buying that plane ticket to Cozumel. The first event begins May 27 and runs through November.

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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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