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VARUN PARTI

THE BEETHOVEN SYNDROME What if you wrote your greatest symphony, but couldn't hear it because you were deaf? What if you cooked world class barbecue, but couldn't eat it because you didn't eat meat? Meet Varun Parti, pitmaster at the Aldie Country Store in Aldie, Virginia. Varun, pictured above, is a devout Hindu and a strict vegetarian. He was hired as a line cook on the Royal Caribbean cruise line after earning a culinary degree. Hovering near...

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