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News Tue Jan 15 2013

Baconfest Lineup Announced

1368189291-1.pngThe first wave of the chefs and restaurants (125 in all) participating in April 20th's Baconfest at the UIC Forum (725 W. Roosevelt Rd.), was released today--and it looks good: Slurping Turtle and Glazed and Infused are among some of this year's newcomers. VIP tickets ($200) are still available; general admission ($100) will be on sale Feb. 20th.

 
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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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