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When you cook for a living, your relationship with food is a very personal one. Food isn’t just food, it’s also your craft, and there’s parts of crafting anything that can get tedious. No matter how talented you might be, there’s always those dishes you just hate to cook or just can’t get down consistently. Buzzfeed recently took a look into a Reddit thread that asked chefs, “What is that one dish on the menu that you absolutely hate making?

I’ve always been

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A Black man with intellectual disabilities should be awarded more than $500,000 after he was enslaved for five years at a South Carolina restaurant, a court ruled.

Bobby Paul Edwards, who is white, pleaded guilty in June 2018 to one count of forced labor for using “violence and other coercive means” to make John Christopher Smith work at his restaurant for more than 100 hours a week without pay.

As part of his guilty plea, Edwards was sentenced to 10 years in prison and was ordered to pay Smith $272,952.96 in restitution. However, a court ruled last month that

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Lara’s thoughts on Hibiscus Pom: I really wanted to like this one because the whole concept of Hibiscus Pom sounds tropical and like a situation that I want to be a part of. Plus, I like the packaging! Good job Amanda. But unfortunately this flavor tasted just a little too artificial to me. There was definitely the dreaded aftertaste, which is likely due to the monk fruit and not actually anything artificial since the drink doesn’t have anything artificial in it, for the record. But listen, if someone offered me a Loverboy Hibicus Pom or some shitty beer, Loverboy

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“Preliminary investigation indicates the victim was driving while delivering food for his employer,” the police department said in a statement. “When the victim arrived at his designated location, he suddenly heard several gunshots towards his vehicle.”

It was unclear if he was the intended target of the gunfire. The delivery driver was taken to Grady Memorial Hospital, where he met with investigators Wednesday morning.

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Barack Obama standing posing for the camera: Chef Andre Rush with President Barack Obama at the White House. Rush worked as a White House chef under four presidents. Courtesy of Chef Andre Rush


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Chef Andre Rush with President Barack Obama at the White House. Rush worked as a White House chef under four presidents. Courtesy of Chef Andre Rush

  • Chef Andre Rush worked as a White House chef under four presidents.
  • Donald Trump was known for his love of fast food, but Rush said he didn’t eat it every day.
  • The Obamas celebrated birthdays with red velvet cake, and George W. Bush loved barbecue.
  • Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories.

Serving as president of the United States is one of the most stressful jobs in the

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Scarlet Begonias is featuring one of its most popular specialty burgers, Quack ‘n Blue, at various times this summer. Sande Updegraph / For The Forecaster

There are so many options this month that it is a good idea to mark your calendars.

Sande Updegraph lives in Brunswick and is a longtime food writer. She can be reached at [email protected]

Scarlet Begonias is featuring one of its most popular specialty burgers, Quack ‘n Blue, at various times this summer. It contains a jumbo sunny-side-up fried duck egg from Whatley Farm in Topsham, blue cheese, bacon, blackening seasoning and roasted garlic

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