Toasting nuts is quick and easy, but helps bring out a world of rich flavors. Try these simple techniques with almonds, cashews, pine nuts, pecans, walnuts, macadamias or almost any kind of nut.
A simple but fresh-from-the-farm meal inspires passion for local food.
Here's a quick guide to the various ways to cook fresh green beans. Includes optimum cooking times for blanching, boiling, steaming, sauteeing, stir-frying, grilling, roasting and braising.

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