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Tips and techniques4
This is great for parties. While it looks like a lot of work, you can make it with no problem.
Tortellini & Ravioli10
Fun to make and even better to eat. The perfect meal after the giant holiday feasts.
10 Gift Ideas For Cooks16
Tuscan Bean Soup18
A classic Italian soup. Just add salad and you've got a complete dinner.
Panzanella is a bread salad with a fresh taste, reminiscent of summer.
A vinegar that you sip or put on your dessert? True Balsamics are just that good.
Making Ricotta Cheese24
After looking in the grocery stores for good ricotta cheese, I found the best at home.
What's happening in food27
A non-hoity guide to setting the proper table. It's probably something we could all brush up on.
3 Turkey Dishes30
Rather than using expensive, hard-to-find veal, try cooking with turkey tenderloins.
Questions & answers36
This dessert is quick, easy, and spectacular looking. Ideal for the holidays.
With a little practice, you can make perfect calzones at home.
Trust me, this ricotta torta is light enough to eat after a big holiday meal.