summer vegetables

Romano green beans with anchovy dressing. | Credit: Copyright Paolo Destefanis, for Veneto: Authentic Recipes From Venice and the Italian Northeast, by Julia della Croce

Vegetable Love, Italian Style

It’s no surprise that vegetables are the bedrock of the Italian diet. For one thing, the climate is temperate and the growing seasons are blessedly...
 Herb and Garlic Grilled Eggplant (Melanzane alla Graticola)

Celebrating summer vegetables – Emilia-Romagna style!

The farmer’s markets in Los Angeles are finally filling up with summer vegetables. Summer squash of all shapes and colors, Italian and Japanese...

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