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Business Fri Nov 09 2012

Rats. Cellar Rat is Going Out of Business.

Cellar Rat, the fantastic, independently owned wine shop in Wicker Park, is going out of business. Help owner Dean Schlabowske (who's also in the Waco Brothers) deal with the financial blow by stopping by the store one last time to stock up for the holidays.

 
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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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