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"Sweet Julia" Series Debut Saturday, June 21

Catch Phoenix's own confection queen Julia Baker in the debut of the six-episode series Sweet Julia this Saturday on The Cooking Channel. (Check your local listings for times.) The series will cover everything from desserts -- of course -- to how to incorporate how to use sweet flavors in savory dishes. Dishes will include Cocoa-Rubbed Rib Eye and Pain Perdu with Rotisserie Chicken to Baked Alaska and Salted Caramels. Baker, a Paris-trained pastry chef, is the owner and founder of Julia Baker Chocolates.