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Contest Sat Dec 31 2011

Get Your Museum On in a Chocolate-y Manner

Because the first weekend of any New Year can be filled with detoxing and relaxing from the holiday wacky train, we'd like to give away a few pairs of tickets to the "Chocolate Around the World" exhibit at the Field Museum, which ends January 8.

Send us an email by Tuesday, January 3 at noon with your name, mailing address, and your favorite type of chocolate. Tickets courtesy of Green and Black's.

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Bianca Vallone / January 1, 2012 11:29 AM

I am huge fan of delicious chocolate pixies. They give the nut, carmel and chocolate satisfaction, that a girl a just needs some time.

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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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