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Middle Eastern Lentil Soup

This Middle Eastern Lentil Soup is hearty, healthy and delicious ~ tender red lentils and chickpeas flavored with warm, fragrant Mediterranean  spices. Its one of my favorite rainy day comfort food and I promise that your house will smell amazing while its simmering on the stovetop. And it’s very easy to make.   HERE’S HOW …

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Pizzette: A Classic Italian Crowd Pleaser

As you know, I live in Tuscany, which in and by itself already implies the fact that I make pizza at home. We all do around these parts. And, we make different kinds of pizza depending on oor mood or event.  For example, I like to make little pizzette when hosting friends for an aperitivo …

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Tuscan Ribollita

Today I thought I’d share one of my favorite hearty soup recipes with you. Ribollita itself means “reboiled” and for me is the epitome of Florentine ingenuity in the leftovers department. This is a delicious rustic Tuscan soup made with pieces of crusty left over bread, beans and fresh vegetables. It is a hearty soup …

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