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    Maraschino Cherries

    What is it? If you wrinkle your nose at the phrase "maraschino cherries," forget those ersatz artificially colored (and flavored) glowing-red orbs and discover the real deal: sour marasca cherries…

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    Mostarda

    What is it? A northern Italian condiment made of candied fruit and mustard seeds or mustard oil, mostarda is traditionally served alongside a bollito misto, a classic stew. It also…

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    Balsamic Glaze

    What is it? Balsamic glaze is simply balsamic vinegar that's been boiled down to a sticky, honey-like consistency. It's a quick way to add a tangy-sweet finish to both sweet…

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    Poussin

    What is it? Pronounced poo-SAHN, this is a French term for any breed of chicken butchered when less than 28 days old. Weighing about 1-1/4 lb., poussin is tender with…

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    Toban Djan

    A.K.A. chile-bean paste What is it? A Sichuan chile paste made from a blend of chiles and fermented broad (fava) beans.  It is an essential ingredient in the Sichuan classic dan…

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    Dashi

    What is it? An essential ingredient in Japanese cuisine, dashi is a broth made from dried kombu seaweed and shavings of preserved bonito (a tuna-like fish). Traditionally made from scratch,…

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    Peri-peri Sauce

    A.K.A. Piri-piri sauce What is it? Peri-peri sauce, made from a mixture of chiles, spices, citrus, and onion, is used in recipes to impart a unique tangy heat. The sauce originated…

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    Sweety Drop Peppers

    A.K.A. Inca Red Drops What is it? These tiny teardrop-shaped peppers grow in the Peruvian highlands and are usually available jarred in the U.S. They have a sweet taste with a touch…

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    Quail

    What is it ? Though technically a game bird, quail is farm-raised nowadays. Small in stature (usually 6 to 8 oz.), quail is big on flavor with medium-dark flesh and…

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    Yuzu Kosho

    What is it? This spicy-tart Japanese condiment is made from the zest of yuzu—an aromatic Asian citrus fruit—mixed with minced chiles and salt. There are two kinds: green and red.…