Vegetarian

Vegetarian

What a surprise it was to taste tomatoes this sugary, a vivid reminder that they are in fact berries, not vegetables.

A perfect summer combination.

This is a specialty from Surat in northwestern India. I am always drawn to the scent of a green papaya enhanced by nutty mustard seed popped in hot oil.

Eaten blindfolded, the mushrooms taste like chicken.

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  • How a teacher's anonymous blog exposed school lunches

    Sarah Wu teaches speech at a grammar school in Chicago, and she always brings her lunch. Well, one day she didn’t. Instead, she went to the school cafeteria for a student lunch, and what followed was a year of blogging that became a book.

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How to use lemon basil

With its fragrance of sweet lemon, it's easy to fall for lemon basil.