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cioppino; italian seafood stew

For years I have ripped out recipes from every magazine, marked endless cookbook pages, and printed numerous websites, searching for the best tips on how to make Cioppino, a classic Italian seafood stew dish. This weekend I finally got around to making it…and it was so worth the wait! Three different fishes make it light enough for seconds while hearty vegetables and tomato broth makes it a filling dish. This recipe is mainly adapted from Ellie Krieger’s So Easy cookbook with a few Foodetarian twists. Check out this quick weeknight recipe for Cioppino.


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Short Rib Stew with Leeks and Vegetables

By popular demand…This wasn’t going to be my next post but since I got so much interest on Facebook (and my taste buds fell in love with this savory dish) I thought I’d share the recipe with you all! As I’ve mentioned before my crock-pot, slow-cooker, whatever-you-want-to-call-it amazing machine is one of my favorite kitchen gadgets. This week I used it to make a simple Short-Rib Stew with Leeks and Vegetables. The short ribs were my husbands suggestion and it turned out to be a great take on a classic beef stew recipe. Continue reading