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Kitchen Herbs: where to use them, how to use them

One of the most fulfilling experiences you can have in Italy, specially in Tuscany, is summer food. Very fresh, natural ingredients, cooked in a simple and healthy manner for the sake of appeasing one’s hunger  in the best possible way, … Continue reading

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Gathering spring herbs

A thing of thirty years ago still vivid in my memory is a salad served towards the end of winter at a dinner in a farmhouse in the Pistoia region (between Florence and Lucca). The landlord, a passionate cook, had … Continue reading

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