Editor’s Note: Eat Drink D-FW is hosted by Dallas Morning News Food Editor Erin Booke with food reporters Sarah Blaskovich and Claire Ballor. Each week, our food journalists dish, debate and analyze local restaurant news, food and drink trends, tips for cooking and shopping, and other obsessions. You’ll also hear from chefs, farmers and foodies like yourself as we explore the people who make D-FW one of the most vibrant, diverse and ambitious food scenes in the country.
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How to shop Eataly like an Italian for the holidays
We’d all love to eat like an Italian every day, right? The Eat Drink D-FW team recorded at Eataly Dallas to talk to chef Paola Saglietti about her favorite holiday dishes and entertaining tips, plus what she thinks of Italian restaurants in Dallas. Host Erin Booke and writers Sarah Blaskovich and Claire also talk about the cult of Buc-ee’s, Dallas spots on reality TV, and food packaging that causes anxiety. Then we chat with Mike McCloud, president and CEO of the World Food Championships, about what it takes to judge 1,500 chefs competing for big money.
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