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5 things you didn't know about Lidia Bastianich

5 things you didn't know about Lidia Bastianich

Lidia Bastianich is a staple of public television and one of America's most beloved chefs, with a series of long-running cooking shows in which she cooks hearty and unfussy Italian classics in an engaging and straightforward way. Her simple stand-and-stir approach is a welcome respite from Food Network's overwrought cooking shows, and it's clear from even one viewing that Lidia really knows what she's...

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