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Italian Vegetable Stew (Ciambotta)

Here’s one stew that you have to make before summer slips away. Ciambotta, a traditional Southern Italian stew is chock-full of summer vegetables that are simmered in a thick and hearty tomato-enriched broth. It’s the perfect way to use up some of … Continue reading

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Grilled Eggplant and Goat Cheese Salad

Since the weather has been warming up here in Central Illinois, Andrew and I have been taking advantage of the unusually high temperatures by firing up the grill and dining al fresco each evening. This light and simple salad is … Continue reading

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Baba Ghanoush

Baba Ghanoush is an excellent vegetarian appetizer made from roasted eggplant, lemon juice, garlic and tahini. It is a healthy snack that can be enjoyed alongside hummus, pita bread, naan, black olives, tomato wedges and cucumber slices. This is Middle Eastern treat is … Continue reading

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