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Giorgio Locatelli is the new judge on Masterchef Italia Season 8

Britain’s favourite Italian chef Giorgio Locatelli will be hitting screens in his native Italy as he appears on MasterChef Italia, beginning on SKY One, Thursday 17 January. Taking a brief departure from Locanda Locatelli, the 55-year-old London restaurateur is all set to return to his roots as a MasterChef judge. …

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The Editor’s Clinic: The Limits of Editing

    One of the comments in last month’s Editor’s Clinic suggested that the piece I worked on should have been rewritten once or twice before the editing commenced.  (Incidentally, I’d encourage you to go back to that discussion.  At the time it went up, I was working to get …

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Angel Food Cake With Pink Icing

Hi everyone, happy Monday, I hope your weekend was great! Sharing the recipe for angel food cake, I just adore this deliciously light and fluffy cake. The first time I tasted angel food cake was in 1975 when my American friend made it from a Betty Crocker cake mix. At the time, …

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How to Make Chimichurri Sauce

Have you ever tried making chimichurri sauce? The tangy green condiment that livens up cuts of grilled beef to seafood and salads with it’s garlicky, zingy chilli kick is a must have in your arsenal of sauces. What is Chimichurri sauce? The vibrant green uncooked sauce hails from Argentina where it …

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But I Won’t Do That: Sex and Revisions

Photo by Clint Mason Many years ago, I worked for Planned Parenthood as a sex educator. My primary work was going into the community and talking to people about things we most often think of as sex ed basics: sexually transmitted infections and birth control methods. Those are important issues, …

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