Last night, actress Eva Longoria served as a guest judge on MasterChef, which is hosted by Joe Bastianich and Gordon Ramsay. It's always exciting to see celebrities on the show but Longoria is more than just a pretty face, the Hollywood A-lister has major credibility when it comes to cooking.
''Eva is a serious restaurateur. Defying the stereotype of the absentee celebrity restaurant owner, Eva is the real deal. She knows food and the nuances that make this industry so trying. It was a pleasure having her guest judge in the MasterChef kitchen,'' Bastianich wrote on the MasterChef blog.
A four-day restaurant week, a day dedicated to staff learning, and cooking demonstrations for the public are just a few of the new ways of working in Dan Barber's new vision for his NY restaurant and farm. Find out more.
Francesco Martucci from I Masanielli in the Campania region of Italy has been named the best pizzaiolo in the world for a third year running. See the full list as well as all the international winners.