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Ingredient Tue Dec 27 2011

NYE, On Ice

Email_TastingParty.112830.jpgNo plans for New Years Eve? Don't feel like fighting the masses for expensive party tickets and limited taxis? No, worries. Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams has just the thing. This year, Jeni's (based in Ohio and delivering quality, artisan scoops) is suggesting that you switch things up. Don't go out, stay in. Find relief from the mayhem and ring in the new year by toasting party-by-the-pint sized signature flavor collections from Jeni's instead. With most pints priced at $12-$14 per pop, the sublime holiday collection set can be shipped directly to you, complete with 6 pints of ice cream for a steal at $70. Talk about reasonable and delicious. Be sure to check out their holiday video by Lange Studio, just in case you're still not convinced. A pinch of holidays, a dash of good company, just add ice cream and mix well!

 
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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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