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  • Hatch Ranchero Sauce
    Melissa's Produce

    Hatch Ranchero Sauce

    July 2020
    Named after the original growing area in Hatch, New Mexico, authentic Hatch Peppers have always been a Southwestern favorite.
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  • Puntarelle alla Romana
    Melissa's Produce

    A Taste Of Italy

    March 2020
    Although we can potentially identify hundreds of different flavors, our tongue registers just five basic tastes.
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  • Larb
    Melissa's Produce

    Larb

    December 2019
    Like a curry in India, or a mole in Mexico, most Laotian families have their own spice combination for their country’s national dish, Larb. 
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  • Barley Risotto with Wilted Greens
    Melissa's Produce

    Falling for Risotto

    September 2019
    Many people choose to follow restrictive eating plans these days, whether it’s to lose weight or to restrict certain nutrients (such as carbohydrates) or a specific compound (such as the gluten protein) from their diets. For that reason, I tend to not write about grains as frequently as I used to.
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