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Gourmet magazine to end its run

October 5, 2009 |  8:39 am


Magazine empire Conde Nast, home of Vogue and the New Yorker, will announce the closure of Gourmet this morning, according to a report in the New York Times, which calls the move "startling."

Like many other media companies, Conde Nast is facing difficult times. In the not-so-distant past, it shuttered shopping magazine Domino and folded Men's Vogue into a twice-yearly supplement to Vogue. But so far, victims of its contractions have been newer titles.

With Gourmet apparently at the end of its run, that has changed.

Read more at The Times' Jacket Copy blog.

Photo: Gourmet magazine September 2009 issue/Conde Nast.