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All about… chestnuts

Fall brings lots of wonderful things, such as… chestnuts! Chestnuts are shiny brown nuts whose thick casing has long, sharp, needle-like spikes (burrs). There are usually two to four nuts per casing. Unlike other nuts, chestnuts have a high starch and water content but low protein and fat levels. They’ve never been as popular in […]

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Summer is here!

Summer is finally here! hot days, beach, great nights, vacation… and wonderful ingredients! For anyone who enjoys food and cooking, summer offers the finest ingredients—fresh local produce from the garden, farmers’ market, and grocery—to make any dish superlative. The key is to keep things simple and let the quality of seasonal ingredients shine through. It’s so […]

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Let’s cook chicken?

Chicken: a healthy treat that you can cook 101 ways and still feel eager for more. What is different about this particular one? The Kitchn and Food52 say it is a wonder recipe. Jamie Oliver says “Trust me, you’re going to love this one – the milk creates the most amazing flavoursome sauce” We think it’s the […]