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Chef Mon Jun 25 2012

A Nicer Taste of Chicago

While tickets for a few of the extremely affordable three-course celebrity chef meal deals at the Taste of Chicago I profiled a few weeks back have sold out, you can still partake in the culinary stylings of Jimmy Bannos (Purple Pig) and Carlos Gaytan (Mexique).

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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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