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kiss_the_cook_apron.jpgIf you are planning to sit out the fourth of July holiday in protest of the humidity (or because it's in the middle of the week), you still have some exciting opportunities to sample the fruits of someone else's labors in front of an oppressive grill. Publican Quality Meats (825 W. Fulton Market) starts an outdoor grilling series on Sunday; chefs from PQM will be joined by John Anderes of Telegraph to create dinner (complete with cocktails, sides and dessert--seafood and vegetarian options, too) for you and your crew; event runs 3-8pm, and is expected to be under $17. If you want to go a little higher up on the scale, the Green City Market BBQ (July 12) brings a plethora of chefs together (over 100!) to Lincoln Park to grill up the season's finest; cocktails, beer and soda will be provided. Tickets $125-250; kids eat for $25.

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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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