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Romanesco, the Lady Gaga of Broccoli

Romanesco, the Lady Gaga of Broccoli

| January 16, 2013 | 2 Comments

A properly Roman dish, this dish combines the classic “Cacio e Pepe” (cheese and pepper) with beautiful florets of broccoli romanesco sautéed in garlic and olive oil.

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Bay Area Chefs on How to Select Winter Produce, Part 2

Bay Area Chefs on How to Select Winter Produce, Part 2

| January 21, 2011 | 1 Comment

Another sunny Saturday morning found us back at the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market, the secret weapon of San Francisco’s thoughtful, creative chefs. The Bay Area has a wide variety of interesting fruits and vegetables growing here and near year-round, and while we’re surrounded by it all the time, you’re not alone if you have little to no idea what to look for when picking produce. We tagged along with four local culinary artists on their morning run around the various farm stands to steal their valuable tips.

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