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Kitchen Talk

Turn up the heat on home cooking

It’s a Bram new year

I’m not a big kitchen gadget person, but I do love kitchen tools that make my life easier and food more delicious. One of my favorite kitchen implements is a big, black La Chamba clay pot for slow-cooking all kinds of hearty bean dishes like lentil soup and feijoada, the lexapro national dish of Brazil. The handmade pots, boasting a smooth, unglazed surface, have been made in Colombia for at least 500 years. I bought my sturdy pot at Bram,… Read More »