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Sweet Rosemary Nuts

Tweet This is a fragrant small bite (Merenda) that is just right for entertaining. These are no ordinary mixed nuts, slightly sweet with a kiss of spice, they bring a unique flavor to the party. I have prepared them for game nights, (served in individual bowls) used as party favors for guests to take home […]

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Finocchio al Forno

Finocchio al Forno

Tweet Italians eat fennel (finocchio) in much the same way as Americans eat celery, raw with perhaps a bit of salt. Tossed in a salad, fennel adds a wonderful aromatic crunchy bite. You may also enjoy it cooked, braised, sauteed, roasted or baked. Fennel is actually a bulb-like herb with little yellow flowers and is […]

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