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Spaghetti & Fava (Broad) Beans – Italian Cook Book

Spaghetti and Fava Beans (Broad Beans) Italian Cook Book  * Fava or Broad beans have a long tradition of cultivation in Old World agriculture. They are among the most ancient plants in cultivation and also among the easiest to grow. Along with lentils, peas, and chickpeas, they are believed to have become part of the […]

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Italian Cook – Maltagliati (Pasta Strips) with Prosciutto & Fava beans –

Maltagliati (Pasta Strips) with Prosciutto and Fava beans Maltagliati are a type of pasta typical product to the Emilia-Romagna region of Italy. In the manufacture of pasta such as tagliatelle, dough is rolled and then cut into thin strips, producing noodles. The excess parts of the dough, generally the edges, are left with irregular shape […]

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Italian Cook – Simple way to clean and prepare Fava Beans

Italian Cook – Simple way to clean and prepare Fava Beans Fava beans have a long tradition of cultivation in Old World agriculture, being among the most ancient plants in cultivation and also among the easiest to grow. Along with lentils, peas, and chickpeas, they are believed to have become part of the eastern Mediterranean […]

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Very clear video on How to Prepare, Peel and Blanch Fava Beans

Very clear video on How to Prepare, Peel and Blanch Fava Beans  These are a little work but worth every bit. They are just spectacular.  We enjoy them with a combination of fusilli (white – without tomato gravy), roasted chicken, potatoes, carrots and the juice from the chicken poured over it. A little Locatelli and […]

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