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Slaw and Order

The hard-working, humble cabbage is high in vitamin K, antioxidants, and fiber, not to mention that it is also versatile, long-lasting, and inexpensive. Like all plants in the...

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Wild Fennel

For centuries, Mediterranean cultures have used fennel as both a flavor enhancer and a health tonic. Throughout the region, fennel is a popular ingredient in soups, stews, and...

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Hominy Sweet Hominy

Pozole, popular in Mexico and across the Southwestern United States, is a corn stew often served at ceremonies and celebrations. Because the soup consists primarily of hominy –...

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Tenerumi, the Sicilian Sensation

During the summer in Sicily, tenerumi, the leaves of a Sicilian zucchini, take over outdoor markets. Tenerumi fits in the category of a leafy green vegetable. It is...

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How To Navigate The Farmers Market

To get freshly picked fruits and veggies, we used to have to journey out into the countryside and find farm stands. Not anymore. These days, local farmers are...

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The Spore, The Merrier

Mushrooms have been used in Chinese and Japanese medicine for centuries. Though more commonly known in the West as a way of adding flavor to recipes, in recent...