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Event Wed Apr 03 2013

Tonight! Drive-Thru @ Soup and Bread

soop.bmpThe Hideout (1354 West Wabansia) holds its Soup and Bread weekly fundraiser tonight from 5:30-8pm (or until the soup runs out). Local chefs and foodies prepare a selection of soups for your casual slurping from the bar's crock pots, with (encouraged) donations going to a local food-related charity; tonight's proceeds benefit the Ravenswood Community Services food pantry. This year each week has a theme, and tonight's is "Chicago vs. Chicago." The Drive-Thru staff will be one of the chefs, alongside the Reader 's food writer Mike Sula, Ravenswood Event Center chef Andy Kalish, Hoosier Mama baker Allison Stout, and Nikki Way and Perry Kim--so you know you'll have to show! The incredible Carrie Weston will DJ. Event is age 21+, but children can be admitted if accompanied by an adult.

 
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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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