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Deep-fried courgette flowers with oxheart tomatoes and shaved courgettes
Simple starter: Courgette tart

Courgette tart

Serves 4-6

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Focaccia with cherries, honey and almonds

Serves 8-10

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Bottura is possibly the most influential figure in the new generation of Italian chefs. His avant-garde approach has seen his Modena restaurant, Osteria Francescana, win three Michelin stars and come 5th in the World's 50 Best Restaurants list. He sits on the board of Ferran Adrià's Basque Culinary Centre.

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Mary Berry bakes her way on to the list

Mary Berry, who has been made a CBE, is one of the UK's best-known and well-respected cookery writers.

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Pig's liver with peas and leeks

Serves 4

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Baked potato Madame Fort

Serves 4

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Ingredients to serve 8

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My life in food: Thierry Muret, chocolatier

Godiva Chocolates, founded in Brussels in 1926, is known for its upmarket milk chocolate. Since 1988, Thierry Muret, a trained chemist as well as chocolatier, has been its development chef. The latest Godiva boutique opens today in Harrods in London.

George Osborne under fire over 'pasty tax'

A group of MPs from across the political divide lined up today to urge the Government to rethink its proposals to slap 20% VAT on baked goods.

Tuile biscuits

Makes 8-10

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Steak and Yorkshire pudding salad

Serves 4

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Chicken croquettes

Serves 4-6 as a snack

Five-minute Memoir: Jenni Fagan remembers being pregnant

The bus smells damp, it's snowing outside and I am going to be late for tutorials if this traffic doesn't start moving. Trafalgar Square appears and Nelson is scanning the horizon. I used to do that in crowds, unconsciously hoping to find a similar feature to mine. I've never met anyone I am related to, well, my father a few times in my twenties, but other than that – nothing.

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Hanger steak with bone marrow

Serves 4

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