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Old 01-29-2010, 10:36 PM   #11
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I'd like to drop an olive in her cleavage.
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Old 02-07-2010, 03:06 AM   #12
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Giada is my favorite chef on Food Network. She takes her time and seems very sweet.
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Old 02-07-2010, 06:03 AM   #13
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you can learn so much about a city just by eating the dishes they are known for. This is especially true when you travel internationally.
I agree, and its even more true when you are unable to travel internationally. Unfortunately, I cant get out of the country much, but visiting the specialty markets, or the different city cultures ( chinatown, little italy, korea town..) their restaurants and shops, I at least feel like im getting a "taste" (pun intended and not intended) of what it might be like if and when I get the chance to explore some of these countries. Sure, its not the same , but still a nice way to get a foreign experience , without going crossing the border. hopefully Ill get the chance one day to visit and try all of these cuisines first hand.

As far as Giada goes, I agree she appears talented, and the few recipes ive tried have been good. But, I just have a hard time watching the show. Its just too over produced for me ( like other shows). I like the basic , get in and cook, minimal editing, no music, no 100 different camera angle shots. Just cook. But, thats me
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Old 02-07-2010, 09:14 AM   #14
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LOL, she could click back the perk-o-meter about a thousand notches though.

She has the same exact ice cream maker I do!
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Old 02-16-2010, 02:28 AM   #15
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She's lovely, I like watching her
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