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Foodporn Fri Jul 12 2013

Friday Foodporn: Funnel Cakes

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Farmers Market Watch:
It's not a market , but the parking lot of Pritzker Elementary (Damen and Evergreen) turns into a weekly outdoor food court of sorts beginning this Saturday (through October); the NOSH will have eats from places such as Pecking Order, First Slice and Mixteco Grill. Free admission; runs 11am-6pm.

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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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