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Chicago Gourmet Wed Nov 21 2012

Pre-Order Chicago Gourmet Tickets

chicagogourmet_holidaypresale.jpgChicago Gourmet 2013 isn't for another 10 months, but the chance to get involved in the Black Friday shopping frenzy was too great to resist. You can pre-order tickets to the gourmet food and wine festival starting at midnight Nov. 23 -- aka late Thursday night, while your turkey is still digesting.

Tickets for the festival, which will run Sept. 27-29, 2013, will cost $109 per day or $199 for a weekend pass during the presale. Regular price tickets will be $159 per day or $265 for the weekend pass when they go on sale next year. The presale will continue till Dec. 25 or until they sell out. There will be another presale sometime in the spring.

 
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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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