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Italian cooking class recipes

Chicken With Lemon, Olives, & Herbs– from my cooking class in Italy

Taking a cooking class was a highlight of my Tuscan adventure. Cooking in Italy has been on my bucket list for a long time, so I was excited when the scheduled day finally arrived. The class took place at Al Benefizio, the farm where we were staying.

Alessandra, our teacher, walked in so full of energy, warm smiles, and an ease in the kitchen. She is a lawyer by day, but cooking is her passion and it shows. I connected with her knowing that she is a career woman and a mom with a contagious love of cooking.

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Homemade Dried Herbs- so easy and wow, the flavor!

Making your own dried herbs is the best cooking tip I ever received. I have a drawer full of store bought spices. I must confess that I don’t replace them yearly. Now they get used much less often since I learned how to dry my own herbs. This simple technique is the best cooking tip […]

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