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Event Thu Sep 22 2011

You Didn't Start the Fire, But You'll Drink to It


The Chicago History Museum is partnering with Haymarket Pub and Brewery for an October 11 dinner and lecture to commemorate the upcoming 140th anniversary of the Great Chicago Fire. Haymarket will pair their beers with the food, with presentations in between courses about the fire that changed the city forever. Get your tickets ($50 for CHS members, $55 for everyone else) 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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