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Eggplant Caviar

Go to Recipe Go to Video Unhealthy? In Italian, the eggplant is called “melanzana,” which was incorrectly translated in France on its arrival from the Middle East as early as the 8th century to “mal saine” which means, literally, “unhealthy”.  This evoked suspicion in the French cook and eater, which wasn’t helped by the eggplant’s …

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Caprese Salad(s)

Could it be true that the people of Campania and nearby Naples are the most patriotic in the world?  I wouldn’t know how to measure this, except perhaps by their cuisine.  And if you look at the two major dishes they’ve exported to the world, you might be tempted to answer in the affirmative. Go …

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