Beans from Rancho Gordo
Rancho Gordo founder Steve Sando has been preaching the good word of beans long before quarantine brought more of us on the bandwagon. Snag a few bags and the Mexico cookbook (below) and watch your bean appreciation germinate and blossom.
Tinned Fish Feast
"You guys talk more about tinned fish than anyone else I follow on Instagram, and I like that."
Cookbooks You'll Use for Decades
Connie says, "The pages of my Essentials of Italian Cooking is stained with olive oil, marsala, red wine, and tomato sauce. It's moved with me across the country three times and been read in bathtubs in every home I've ever lived in."
Japanese Homecooking Essentials
Japanese cuisine is so much more than sushi. Having a few Japanese pantry staples on hand and a good Japanese home cooking book can dramatically expand your meal repertoire.
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