MIAMI BEACH (CBSMiami) — The South Beach Wine and Food Festival celebrated 17 years here in South Florida recently. One top chef, author and TV personality has been a regular at the festival for many years, Giada De Laurentiis.READ MORE: New Research Found COVID-19 Vaccines Do Not Affect Fertility
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CBS4’s Lisa Petrillo caught up with Giada the night she hosted Barilla Italian Bites on the Beach, when she was given a key to the city by Miami Beach Mayor Dan Gelber.
DeLaurentiis talked to Petrillo about why she comes to the festival every year, her busy career which includes a new cookbook coming out in later this month and her favorite, easy Italian dishes she makes at home.MORE NEWS: Broward Sheriff's Union President Jeff Bell Fired After Internal Investigation Found Corrupt Practices
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