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By Holly Hughes

Anthony Bourdain, John T. area, Jonathan Gold, Francis Lam, Ruth Reichl, Calvin Trillin, Alice Waters. those are only many of the celebrated writers and foodies whose paintings has seemed in Best nutrients Writing during the last fifteen years. no matter if written by means of a longtime journalist or an up-and-coming blogger, the essays provided in each one variation signify the cream of that year's crop in foodstuff writing. And 2015 provides to uphold a similar excessive criteria with a dynamic mixture of writers providing provocative journalism, fascinating profiles, relocating memoir, and extra.

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And that’s when there’s an observer in the room! If you’re one of those fortunate cooks who takes pleasure in putting dinner on the table for your family every day, ask yourself how long you would last if someone complained about the food at almost every meal. Me, I’d throw in the kitchen towel before the week was out. Why doesn’t some of the research on the barriers to home cooking take a look at the ingrates who are doing the eating, rather than the hard-working women doing the cooking? The book that describes the state of American home cooking isn’t Cooked.

But once technology—particularly the nascent quivers of social media—caught up, it would become something even bigger. “E very year I’ll drink at least one to commemorate that it’s fall,” Melody Overton said of the pumpkin spice latte on a recent evening at the Starbucks on Olive Way. You might say that Overton’s a fan of Starbucks. indd 21 8/13/15 10:49 AM 22 • BEST FOOD WRITING 2015 road tripping to Sacramento to sample test drinks at locations there. She refers to her encounters with Howard (Schultz, the CEO) and Cliff (Burrows, the head of Starbucks in both North and South America) with mononymous awe and even sends Howard a birthday email every year.

In 1989, he became one of the first two Americans to earn the Master of Wine title, the Holy Grail for certified wine professionals. Even an advanced sommelier is a mere mortal compared to a Master of Wine, who must conquer a series of grueling tests that fewer than 10 percent of participants pass. A founding member of The Young and the Decadent, an influential group of burgeoning wine professionals, Hanni was coming to terms with a tough realization about himself: He was an alcoholic. Like his father, who also struggled with booze, Hanni was mostly a happy drunk, but his mood would darken after too many drinks.

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