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The Best Way to Clean Your Greens

‘Eat your greens’ is a phrase that most have heard repeated from the dinner table. Our moms were right. Green vegetables are packed full of vitamins and minerals, boasting at least three major ‘super food’ status veggies: kale, broccoli, and leeks. So if we want the best for our families we have to keep serving […]

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Sweet Basil Varieties

Basil is a herb also known as Sweet Basil and it comes from the Ocimum basilicum plant in the Lamiaceae or Labiatae family. Native to India, Iran and tropical Asia, the herb has been used the world over since ancient times as a culinary herb, a healing herb, a herb for tea and for worship.The […]

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Guerrilla cooking demo—a weekday meal:Tomato Basil Pasta Using …

Heat a teaspoon or two of olive oil in a large saute pan over medium high heat, add the garlic and cook it till it is just beginning to brown around the edges and soften, a couple minutes. Give it a pinch of salt if you wish. … View full post on Cooking Articles

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