Italy in Small Bites

Walnut and Raisin Coffee Cake

Ciambella is a delicious Italian coffee cake filled with plump raisins and toasted walnuts and spiked with marsala or rum. Goes great with a glass of wine.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 40 M
  • 0
The Tex-Mex Cookbook by Rob Walsh

Posole

Posole is a thick, hearty soup, but the name also refers to dried corn. For this recipe use canned hominy and pork shoulder. Cook until the meat is tender.

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  • 30 M
  • 3 H
  • 0

Berber Chili

A traditional Moroccan stew with lamb. The meat is rubbed with spices: paprika, turmeric, cumin, powdered ginger and cooked over onions for hours.

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  • 15 M
  • 3 H
  • 0
Panade of Leeks and Mixed Greens with Cantal Cheese Recipe

Panade of Leeks and Mixed Greens with Cantal Cheese

For this soup, onions, mixed greens, and soaked chewy bread are layered with milk, stewed leeks, and cheese then slowly baked until thick and bubbly.

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  • 45 M
  • 3 H, 45 M
  • 0
Celery Root Gratin

Celery Root Gratin

You sure you don’t like celery root? We think you’ll change your mind when it’s layered with potatoes, drenched in bacon-infused heavy cream, and smothered with cheese and bread crumbs.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 25 M
  • 4

Braised Lamb Shanks With Masala Raan

Pungent Indian spices make up this masala. Cumin, coriander, saffron, turmeric and garam masala dissolve into a rich sauce for tender, braised lamb shanks.

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  • 1 H
  • 2 H, 45 M
  • 0
The Kitchen Detective by Christopher Kimball

Chicken Stew with Sage and Bacon

Okay. We’re just going to say it. It’s the chicken livers that give this stew its crazy complexity. Smoked bacon doesn’t hurt.

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  • 1 H
  • 1 H, 20 M
  • 0
Risotto Verde Recipe

Risotto Verde

This risotto, straight from Rome, gets its flavor and color from cooked spinach, arugula and spinach. Its smoothness is a product of butter, cream, and cheese.

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  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 2

Veal Shanks with Olives, Anchovies, and Sage

Cook veal shanks slowly a day ahead for better flavor and tender meat. Olives, anchovies, and sage give this recipe Italian flavor. Serve with polenta.

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  • 45 M
  • 3 H
  • 0
Root Vegetable Stew with Cumin, Coriander, and Millet Recipe

Root Vegetable Stew with Cumin, Coriander, and Millet

This stew of carrots, turnips, parsnips, onion, flavored with plenty of spices, is a vegetarian’s dream recipe but satisfies even the biggest carnivore.

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  • 1 H
  • 3 H
  • 5
Pappardelle with Slow Cooked Meats

Pappardelle with Amazing Slow-Cooked Meat

A show of hands, please. Who swoons to meat that’s slowly imbued with wine and aromatics and then tossed atop pasta? Just as we thought.

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  • 40 M
  • 3 H, 40 M
  • 51
Baked Onion Soup

Gooey, Cheesy Baked French Onion Soup

A slightly heretical take on a French classic, this riff involves slicing, sautéing, and, the laying on of cheese, yes, but not as you’ve experienced before.

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  • 25 M
  • 2 H
  • 9
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