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Wine Tue Nov 01 2011

Tuesday Boozeday Anyone?

3F7FD_tuner_pageto.jpgDon't worry, I won't judge. Sometimes we all need a pick me up early in the week. Especially after the mayhem that is Halloween weekend. Well tonight, Green Grocer's Tuesday Boozeday series has the answer for you. From 5-7 p.m. you can stop by the store and not only sample the wines of Turner Pageot (from the Languedoc region in France - oh la la!), but you can also meet their head artisan winemaker. Talk about having your cake and eating it too! Both red and white varieties will be on hand for sampling (or, if you prefer, blanc et rouge). Tres bonne! Green Grocer is located at 1402 W. Grand Ave. (312) 624-9508.

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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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