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A Quick Guide To Cooking Italian At Home - The Salt Box
Italian cuisine is without a doubt one of the most popular in the world, and where ever you go you are bound to find at least one Italian restaurant nearby. How authentic the food is will depend upon who owns the restaurant, but luckily there are definitely many incredible Italian restaurants in our country. But what about if you’d like to rustle up some Italian yourself at home? There’s nothing nicer than learning how to cook your favourite dishes so that you can cook them whenever you like! Read on for a quick guide on how to master Italian cooking at home. Use the best produce One of the most key elements to getting Italian cooking just right is to make sure that your produce is really good quality. Your produce is the cornerstone to any dish you make, and since with Italian cooking the techniques are fairly simple, your dish will suffer if the ingredients are no good. Farmers markets, food co-ops and independent retailers that sell the freshest produce are your best bet rather than the supermarket since supermarket produce is usually harvested before it is fully ripe and transported for long periods of time, causing it to …