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Event Mon Jan 09 2012

Wine Wednesday

396704_10150487882547886_213944607885_9020182_1406107295_n.jpgWine + Wednesday = Sold. Not only are they the perfect equation because they share the same lead letter, but the two really do go hand in hand. Let's be honest, by hump day, most of us are hankering for a drink.

WineChannel TV and Walgreens present Wine Wednesday just in time for happy hour this Wednesday, Jan. 11 from 5:30pm to 6:30pm at Walgreens' newest flagship store, 151 N. State St. WineChannel TV's at Home Dining Sommelier Jessica Altieri and local "MasterChef" Season 2 contestant Suzy Singh will talk wine, food, and perfect pairings. Can't make it "live?" No worries, you can attend from the comfort of your own home and tune in online.

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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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