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Caprese Salad: How do I love thee? Let me count the ways!

1.) Traditional: Insalata Caprese (salad in the style of Capri) is a simple salad from the Italian region of Campania. The dish reproduces the colours of the flag of Italy.Alternately layer slices of garden fresh tomatoes and fresh mozzarella (my favorite mozz?: Narragansett Creamery‘s of course!) with basil leaves, sprinkle with sea salt and drizzle… Continue reading Caprese Salad: How do I love thee? Let me count the ways!

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Jen’s Dish Radio Show: Besto Pesto

When the temperature rises in the summertime and the humidity levels skyrocket, I rarely want to “cook” or eat much of anything. Many times I have a hankering for a cool tossed salad topped with grilled chicken, steak or even shrimp. I also find this is the perfect time of year for pasta with pesto!… Continue reading Jen’s Dish Radio Show: Besto Pesto