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Giardiniera: A Mid-West Delight

  When I moved from Chicago to Los Angeles I didn't realize that certain things are ONLY in the Mid-West.  Western dressing is one (I LOVE the irony) and giardinera is another.  These are two essentials that I have been packing in my bag and bringing back with me on my trips. Unfortunately, thanks to the lovely TSA and airlines charging for bags - that little exchange has ended.  For this past Fourth of July weekend sausages, I was forced to make my own giardinera;  it was about time actually.  I'm personally shocked that i haven't done this yet.  In...

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