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Simple Italian Cacio e Pepe Pasta Recipe

Today David shares his recipe for one of my favorite foods in the world — cacio e pepe. This is the dish that made me fall head over heels in love with Rome. The dish that makes me yearn for Italy, even though I ended up living in Spain....
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Traditional Spanish Pisto Recipe

    Pisto is basically the Spanish version of ratatouille (stewed vegetables), and it’s one of my husband’s favorite dishes. It sounds remarkably simple, but like most simple dishes in Spain there are excellent versions and terrible ones. The trick, as usual, is the quality of your produce and...
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Cod with Cauliflower Recipe (Bacalao con Coliflor)

The history of salt cod (bacalao/bacalhau/baccalà) is fascinating. It’s one of the most traditional dishes in Spain, Portugal and Italy– but cod is found nowhere near our coasts! The story of cod is long and complicated, and nowadays eating the fish itself is very controversial because of its quickly declining stocks....
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