Category Archives: Soup

Winter tomato soup

This is a revisit of the classic pappa col pomodoro for the winter months when the fresh tomatoes traditionally used for the classic version of the dish are not available. Here I’m using canned tomatoes and a s day-old bread … Continue reading

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Ceci e cicoria: garbanzo beans and dandelion greens

This dish a simple, but delicious dish typical of southern Italy. It is one of the finest example of cucina povera (poor cuisine) from southern Italy, where people made use of the inexpensive produce they could find or grow easily … Continue reading

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Braised red cabbage (soup) with pineapple and turnip, and a blood orange chipotle reduction

So tonight I participated in the awesome MMD on-line cook-off by Mary Makes Dinner. I competed with Mary and Amy of What Jew Wanna Eat to create a recipe using 3 surprise ingredients. We got the ingredients by mail and opened them up … Continue reading

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White bean soup

Today is )F and snowing (Note to self it can snow also below 32). Earlier it was -10F and not snowing but grey and quite obviously freezing. Last week it was sunny, but we were in the crossover zone (that … Continue reading

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#WorldOnAPlate: Mushroom soup

Today I am late… I just got back from DC and I had planned to post at the airport, but with the perfect storm coming, everyone decided to leave DC ASAP and everyone was using the airport wireless network…. the … Continue reading

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