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Italian

Pesto

Origins of Pesto Traditional pesto has its origins in Genoa in the Italian province of Liguria. The name describes pesto as the word translates as ‘pounded.’ It is used on pasta, the favorite in Genoa being trenette, a ribbon pasta. It is also used on gnocchi and as a flavoring in soups. When used in […]

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British

Three British Desserts: Syllabub, Fool & Trifle

I’m a Fool to Want You… Syllabub or Sillabub Editor’s Note: Syllabub, fool and trifle are children of the same family, often so closely resembling each other in old recipes that it is hard to tell them apart. To engage in a study of this threesome is to dive into swirling waters where wave overlaps wave. […]

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Recipes Soups

Afghan Yogurt Soup with Tomatoes (Sherwa-e-Lawang)

“I first tasted this recipe at the home of my friend, Mrs. Parwin Ali. It comes from the southeast area of Afghanistan. She has kindly sent me her recipe and I find it easy to make.” Helen Saberi

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Quick Tips

Tasty Dishes – Worth Trying For Beginners!

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Quick Tips

5 Tips For Easier Cooking

Life In The Kitchen. Even for those of us who simply adore being in a vibrant and fragrant kitchen, sometimes we often wish we had a few different tools or tricks to help us to enjoy and make the most of our time spent in the heart of the home. A few little changes can […]

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3 Lasagna Recipes That Will Impress Your Guests

Why Serve Lasagna? If you are planning a dinner party, lasagna is a great food to serve. One pan can serve up to 8 people, and there are a variety of types of lasagna that you can make, depending on your guests’ taste. Each of the following lasagna recipes is sure to be a hit […]

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3 Healthy Meals You Can Make In Under 20 Minutes

Why Is Eating Healthy So Important? Eating healthy is important to your health and your overall well being. When you eat healthily, you reduce your chances of obesity, high blood pressure, heart disease, and diabetes. When you are at a healthy weight, you will feel good about yourself. You will be more outgoing and may […]