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Event Wed Sep 08 2010

Kegs for Kids

Well, sort of. The Hopleaf and Metropolis Coffee Company have teamed up to hold a Kegs for Kids fundraiser for Helen C. Peirce School of International Studies. The event, held at the Metropolis Roasting Garage in Andersonville on Saturday, September 25, will feature live music and 30-plus beers -- many of which are one-off brews, concocted just for this event -- from breweries like Dogfish Head, Dark Horse, 3 Floyds, Founders and Half Acre.

Tickets, which are $40 in advance or $50 at the door, include beer, food, and coffee (natch) -- all unlimited. Come hungry. And thirsty. And bring your wallet: the silent auction will feature limited-edition large format beers, gift certificates, a ski trip, and more.

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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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