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Event Wed Aug 08 2012

Taste of the Nation Tonight

gybuvgikt.gifTonight's Taste of the Nation charity event brings together names from Chicago's culinary top shelves (Balena, Hot Chocolate and Blackbird, to name a few) to benefit anti-hunger organization Share Our Strength. Event runs 6-10pm at Navy Pier Ballroom, 600 E Grand. Tickets $95.

 
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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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