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Drink Mon Apr 04 2011

A Bit of Portland Coming to Chicago

Stumptown Coffee Roasters is coming to Chicago, though you can already get the coffee cult favorite at Bagel on Damen, a Stumptown Coffee bar is in the works. Time Out Chicago reports the Portland coffee roaster is scouting locations for a coffee bar, training facility and a Midwest roasting works. Look for Stumptown Coffee to open in an unspecified "attractive neighborhood" in about six months or so.

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jen / April 4, 2011 8:47 PM

nice! now if we could just get someone to source some blue bottle here...

Amy D. / April 12, 2011 11:12 AM

I love Stumptown! I live next to Bagel but it's nice to know I can get my fix elsewhere now.

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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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