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Appetizers: Aristo's Greek Restaurant in Salt Lake City has packaged two of its specialties - spanakopita (spinach pie) and tyropita (cheese pie) - for home cooks. Sold under the "Aristo's" name, the frozen appetizers can be baked and served in about 25 minutes. A box of 12 costs $8. Available at Caputo1s, Granato1s, Harmon1s, Dan1s, Dick1s, Macey's and Reams.

Cable show will feature local flavor

Television: "Cooking Delight," a locally produced cooking show featuring celebrity guests, original recipes, local artists and live musicians will premiere SaturdayJune 28 on KJZZ-TV. The weekly show will air Saturdays at 4 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m. and will be hosted by Ogden resident and culinary instructor Jennifer Burns.

Books: Bringing Home the Birkin

Fashion: Few handbag lovers are unaware of the fabled Birkin bag, that luxe Hermes beauty first photographed on the arm of British actress and singer Jane Birkin in 1984. A Birkin crocodile job retails for $32,000 - but with the supposed three-year wait list, it1s going for about $55,000 on eBay. The lore and the hunt are all part of a witty new book by Michael Tonello, Bringing Home the Birkin, My Life in Hot Pursuit of the World1s Most Coveted Handbag ($25.95, William Morrow). Tonello parlayed his search for the pocketbook into a great business.

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