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Excellent / Traditional Fried Stuffed Olives Ascolana style – Italian Cook Giallo Zafferano

Excellent / Traditional Fried Stuffed Olives – Ascolana style Italian Cook Giallo Zafferano There are a few different versions of Stuffed Olives in Italy. This particular version is especially delicious and perfect for the holidays. In our house we set aside a Saturday or Sunday, bring the grandkids over and make these as a family. […]

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Curing Olives – Part One

Curing Olives – Part One Autumn is the time of year when we begin curing olives. Years ago I recall my grandparents letting the kids help by taking the large green olives and hitting them with a mallet to break the skin in preparation for curing. We thought it was the greatest thing. Almost felt […]

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Italian Meat & Cheese Platter

Italian Meat & Cheese Platter Here is a very easy Italian Meat and Cheese platter that anyone can make and it will be a big hit for any party.  You can use any meats and cheese you like, add some olives, stuffed peppers, roasted peppers, artichoke hearts, or anything you like. On this platter for […]

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