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Every year as winter hits, tomato lovers are faced with the same quandary: whether or not to buy out-of-season tomatoes. They never taste as good, but sometimes we do it anyways.
If you think about it, tomatoes and tuna DO have a similar vibe.
In summary, the passion and persistence of grit motivates and carries us over rough seas like a well-made surfboard. We can think of an absence of effort like a crack in our surfboard that needs repair.
Indulge in the rainbow food craze with this healthy hack that will make you abandon food coloring for good.
As it was heating, I warmed a big tomato's worth of my pan-roasted sliced tomatoes in a pan large enough to eventually hold
Now's the time to get your fill of juicy, fresh-off-the-vine summer tomatoes.
Sbraga, a modern American favorite in Philadelphia, delights with its famed Saffron Spaghetti -- made with fresh king crab
I also cut a medium-sized summer squash (courgette) into quarter-inch (6-mm) dice and briefly sautéed it in olive oil, again
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The warmer weather also means the opening of farmers markets, which offer fresh, flavorful and nutrient-rich fruits and vegetables. What should you be looking out for this summer? Here are a few of my favorites that I've been waiting for all winter.
Some of my favorite foods--Greek Salad, Pizza, Salsa, Spaghetti with Marinara Sauce, Caprese Salad, Gazpacho--require tomatoes. Now I can add Tomato Pie to the list. Even though Roma tomatoes aren't the most flavorful, they're perfect for this dish.
A new type of tomato has high levels of resveratrol, which some research has linked to fighting cancer.
An unexpectedly long cooking time won't get in the way of putting dinner on the table. Make plenty: you'll have pasta e fagioli soon.
Feeling anxious during the menopause? Find you are putting on weight in areas you never had trouble with before? Could the solution to your woes be found in the humble tomato?
For Jackie and me, it is difficult not to buy bluefish at this time of year: when it is as fresh as we find it in the farmers' market, it can hardly be beat for full (not "fishy") flavor and substantial texture.