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Chef Silvia Baldini of Strawberry and Sage in New Canaan Competes on Chopped

10 Mar
Chef Silvia Baldini, picture from a recent press release

Chef Silvia Baldini, picture from a recent press release

Connecticut has seen its fair share of competitors on Food Network such as Chef Plum of PlumLuvFoods winning Guy’s Grocery Games, Nicole and Jeremy of Hardcore Sweet Cupcakes, Prasad Chirnomula of Thali, and Christian Petroni and Adam Greenberg of Fortina on Chopped, but there’s a new boss in town. That bad ass chef? Silvia Baldini, the founder and chef of New Canaan’s Strawberry and Sage culinary group. She is a graduate of the prestigious Le Cordon Bleu in London and the Cornell/French Culinary Institute. And, on March 31 at 10 pm she’ll be putting all she learned and all her experience at heavily-awarded restaurants across the world to the test as she competes on Food Network’s Chopped.

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Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution Hits New Canaan and 3 Other CT Towns

28 Apr
Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution Day will be taking over New Canaan and three other CT towns...

Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution Day will be taking over New Canaan and three other CT towns…

The food revolution will be televised…and will make its way to New Canaan on Saturday, May 17, from 9:30-11:30.  That’s when Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution will take the town and its Pop Up Park (off of Elm) by storm.  The idea behind Jamie’s Food Revolution Day is helping the children of the world to not only eat healthier, but to fight obesity, find ingredients for meals from local and sustainable sources, and for families to spend more time together cooking and eating.

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