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Horseradish – Italian Style

Horseradish is native to Eastern and Central Europe and possibly Western Asia. It has been grown for its roots for over 2,000 years
Healthy Sides For Your Corned Beef

Healthy Sides For Your Corned Beef

Did you know that corned beef and cabbage is a traditional American dinner on St. Patrick’s Day and not an Irish one

Cooking for Vegetarian and Nonvegetarian Friends and Family

Whether it’s a partner or a family member with different eating styles and preferences, conflict can arise on various fronts when some people in the house are vegetarians and others are not

Quick and Healthy Lunches

Eating a healthful lunch can help control blood glucose, hunger and weight. Lunch is a chance to keep you full until dinner and fit in some important food groups
Make A Ligurian Inspired Dinner

Make A Ligurian Inspired Dinner

Liguria can be found on the Italian Riviera, along the northwestern coast of Italy, and it is a landscape that will impress people on their journey through this historically rich and popular region
Italy’s Treasures – Giuseppe Verdi

Italy’s Treasures – Giuseppe Verdi

This year marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of one of the greatest Italian composers of all time
The Farm To Table Movement

The Farm To Table Movement

For centuries all food was farm to table. People grew most of their own food or bought it from nearby farmers
Easy “Skillet” Dinners

Easy “Skillet” Dinners

Skillets were originally deep, much like the sauce pans we use today. A frying pan, often referred to as skillet these days, is a shallow, long-handled pan used for frying food
Let’s Make Pizza

Let’s Make Pizza

First offered at a few big-city Italian restaurants in New York City at the turn of the 20th century, pizza started to come into its own at Chicago’s Pizzeria Uno – the first restaurant built around this “foreign dish” – in 1943
Fish On A Budget

Fish On A Budget

Many seafood sellers are working to raise awareness about the need for sustainable, eco-friendly fishing and the importance of not purchasing seafood on the endangered list
Italian Treasures – The Stradivarius Violin

Italian Treasures – The Stradivarius Violin

Antonio Stradivari (1644-1737) was a crafter, like no other, of string instruments, violins, cellos, guitars, violas and harps
Italian Treasures – Michelangelo

Italian Treasures – Michelangelo

Portrait of Michelangelo by Daniele da Volterra. Michelangelo was born March 6, 1475 in Caprese near Arezzo, Tuscany
Cooking Eggplant

Cooking Eggplant

Eggplant has been vastly under-used by the American public. Today, thanks to Asian and Southern European influences, it is finding its way into more and more dishes