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dosesornamen1-580x300.jpgYou have from now until 5pm today to get yourself over to the River East Art Center for this month's special edition of Dose Market, appropriately deemed by the Dosettes as HoliDose. Find great gifts for you and yours with 70 food and fashion vendors. Plus, make a charitable donation to Inspiration Corporation and get all your gifts perfectly wrapped by the design experts at Greer. For the foodies on your gift list, shop special edition cookies from Floriole's Sandra Holl, chocolate and confections from Truffle Truffle, barware from Dinner Party, Hoosier Mama pies, Honey Butter Fried Chicken, and so much more. While you browse, sip complimentary fizzy gin punch from Death's Door. Better hurry. You've only got a few more hours to get your HoliDose on. Tickets available at the door for $10. The River East Art Center is located at 435 E. Illinois St. (312) 321-1001

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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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