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Event Thu Sep 08 2011

Sippin on Small Batch

ise_logo2.jpgWhat makes the cocktails at In Fine Spirits or Longman & Eagle so good? Having a good base alcohol to work with. If you're looking to take your home bar to the next level, swing by the Independent Spirits Expo at Bottom Lounge on Wednesday, Sept. 28 between 6:30 and 9pm for a tour of artisan spirits made here and the US and a few smatterings of those abroad. Meet the retailers, brand owners, importers and others who make it possible for the little guys to compete in the big market. Check out the whole list of exhibitors here and grab your tickets here.

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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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