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Amanda Riva is a recipe developer, food stylist, and owner of The Hot Plate. Named one of Saveur Magazine's Top 100 Home Cooks, her mission is to inspire culinary confidence and help food lovers make great food and eat well. Follow The Hot Plate's adventures in the kitchen on Twitter @thehotplate.