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Swiss Chard and Tuscan Bean Soup

You might recall I recently mentioned the Swiss chard in my garden had turned into a scene right out of Jack & The Beanstalk–I had more than I knew what to do with. I considered stuffing it, sauteing it with a little garlic and I even toyed with the idea of Swiss chard chips. But in the end I went with one of my favorites–Swiss chard soup with white Tuscan […]

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Swiss Chard, Tuscookany and Franco

I don’t know about you, but when I saw leafy veggies in the market like Swiss chard, collard greens and kale I never quite knew what to do with them. But all that changed last September when I went to Tuscookany, the best cooking school in Italy, and met my chef, Franco. Franco had us use Swiss chard in his famous minestrone soup, which with his permission, I’ll share in […]

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