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Top 20 food heroines

In celebration of Stylist's food month this April, we bring you our ultimate food heroines. From bloggers and TV presenters to food writers and Michelin-starred chefs, these are the women who command respect in the kitchen and beyond, providing us with an endless source of gourmet inspiration. Below, we bring you the "food philosophy" of each of our heroines in their own words - as well as a summary of why they're so brilliant.

Click on any of the images below to launch the gallery. Have we missed out your favourite food heroine? Let us know in the comments section below or by tweeting @StylistMagazine

Words: Dipal Acharya



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