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Chicago Gourmet Wed Oct 03 2012

A Photo Journal of Chicago Gourmet

Earlier this week we provided you a rundown of how Chicago Gourmet fared, but in addition we'd like to provide a visual tour those of you without $173 to burn.

Considering most of these bites are flash prepared outside, without heating or cooling elements; quickly dished out and then snagged by hungry, mildly intoxicated attendants, I'd say we fared decently this year. You judge for yourself.

All photos taken by Joanna Kanakis.

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Andie / October 5, 2012 6:01 AM

Mmmmm!!! Looks delicious Joanna, sorry I missed it this year!

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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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