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Chef Dan Barber Can't Make Bread, but He Sure Can Cook

Image Credit: Blue Hill/Mark Ostow | Kitchn

Did you know that Dan Barber, chef and owner of the award-winning Blue Hill restaurants, once got fired by Nancy Silverton for baking bad bread? Truth!

I love stories like this — superstar chefs sharing early failings.

See, we can all fail at something and still turn out OK! This interview on is full of good bits.

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