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olive oil

A is for aromatics

I have a lot of cookbooks. My favorite, however, is one of the oldest in my possession, and arguably the most battered. It's Richard Olney's The French menu cookbook and the 33 year old inscription is signed by my wife Diane in 1988.…

Herbs and tomatoes

If you've ever browsed through a seed catalog, you've seen a wide variety of tomato types.In the newest Burpee catalog, there are over 10 pages of tomatoes! There are: early varieties, late varieties, red, orange, yellow, purple and white…