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Say the F Word; Save Some Money

Fridays in August, self-identified foodies can save 25% on their dinner tab at Sola. Just mention "Foodie Fridays" to your server, or when making your reservation, and you'll get a discounted bill. You'll have to say the f word out loud in public, but for once, that'll be a good thing.

 
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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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