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A CRITIQUE OF CRITICISM

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Criticism is something that everyone has to go to through at different stages of life. Would you agree with that statement? But the real question is: does it give you wings or clips them? Is it necessary or totally useless? Perhaps it all depends on the critic’s intentions when uttering criticism?

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The raw nature of Scandinavia

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The original version of this article appeared in the August issue of Akademia Kulinarna, a Polish monthly magazine for culinary arts school teachers and students as well as young cooks interested in improving their skills. The text, translated from Polish, tells a detailed story about my experience at the Maaemo restaurant, where I had my […]

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Mr. Ramsey

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One day, while watching Gordon Ramsey in “Hell’s Kitchen” for the first time in my life I remember¬† saying out loud “I could never eat his dishes!” It may have had something to do with the way the food was being prepared – the hectic atmosphere just didn’t seem right. Several years had passed, perhaps […]