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The Ten Most Shocking Miami Food Stories in 2014

Miami is a city that has its fair share of crime, political hijinks, and sordid behavior. After all, it is a big city.

But, generally, the restaurant world's biggest scandals involve a fight between chefs or possibly a waiter scamming tips.

This year, the Miami food scene saw a lot of action -- from sex scandals to bitter lawsuits, to tragic deaths. Thankfully, there were some high points to the year, including the announcement of a giant mega-restaurant and one chef's great adventures.

Read on to find out the ten most shocking news stories that rocked the Miami food scene in 2014.

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Laine Doss is the food and spirits editor for Miami New Times. She has been featured on Cooking Channel's Eat Street and Food Network's Great Food Truck Race. She won an Alternative Weekly award for her feature about what it's like to wait tables.
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