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What is the Season, Actually?

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  The Ides of March are behind us, thank goodness.  Why thank goodness? The Ides (March 15), is considered malevolent by some, a reference to Julius Cesar’s upending his countrypeople’s festive schedule by switching the new year to January instead of March.  They never forgave him.   He didn’t touch Easter (whew), which is before us, …

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Rhubarb at Its Crunchiest Best

Go to Recipe Go to Video As long as it is rhubarb season, we’ll be presenting rhubarb dishes here at Dancing Tomatoes because we love everything about it.  Heterogeneity – Fruit or Veg? We’ve established its origins (Asia); we know it inspired the Romans to name it after people with no manners (Barbarians), we’ve included …

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