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10 Beef Broth Substitute Ideas

If you're wondering what to substitute for beef broth, we've got 10 great ideas for you! Beef broth is a savory liquid flavored with beef pieces, vegetables, and spices that is typically used in soups, sauces, casseroles, and other dishes.  Beef stock and broth are very similar (both have beef pieces and vegetables simmered in …

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15 Chicken Broth Substitute Ideas

If you're wondering what to substitute for chicken broth, we've got 15 great ideas for you! Chicken broth is a savory liquid flavored with chicken, vegetables, and spices that is typically used in soups, sauces, casseroles, and other dishes.  Chicken stock and broth are very similar (both have chicken pieces and vegetables simmered in water), …

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Types of Persimmons & How to Use Them

There are two main types of persimmons - hachiya and fuyu persimmons. They're both a deep orange color but have slightly different shapes and uses. Fuyu persimmons are round and squat and can be eaten when firmer. They're tangy and great in salads and eaten raw. Hachiya persimmons are best when they are softer and …

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Moroccan Spice Blend (Tagine Spice Mix)

This Moroccan tagine spice blend is incredibly versatile. It's great on burgers, roasted chicken, rice dishes, lamb, roasted vegetables, or chili. This homemade spice mix is easy to make and is a small batch (3 teaspoons) so you can use it all in one or two dishes! Why You'll Love This Moroccan Spice Blend This …

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What's in Season in June?

There are some great fruit and vegetables in season in June! Summer produce is at its best this month! Lots of stone fruit, berries, and veggies are available. One important thing to note is that seasonality of produce is different between states, countries, and regions. This is primarily a seasonal guide for North America, although …

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What's in Season in May?

There are some wonderful fruits and vegetables in season in May! Spring has all sorts of great produce, especially in May when the berries start to ripen! One important thing to note is that seasonality of produce is different between states, countries, and regions. This is primarily a seasonal guide for North America, although there …

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