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RIP Michael Batterberry

michael-batterby-150.jpgMichael Batterberry, founder of Food Arts and Food & Wine magazine, died today at the age of 78. An obituary in Wine Spectator reveals Batterberry led quite the life prior to his food writing days: "he was a cabaret singer in Rome, a sketch artist for the Paris Review and worked on numerous Italian films." [WS]

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