Food & Drink

Food & Drink

5 new recipes that make grapes the star ingredient

The San Joaquin Valley is awash in grapes. The berries are everywhere – farmers markets, fruit stands and grocery stores. There are green, red and black grapes that taste like everything from grape jelly to cotton candy, and there is a growing effort to use them in new, trendier ways in cooking.

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Here's an easier way to peel tomatoes

Cutting the skin off a tomato loses too much fruit and takes a long time. The Sacramento Bee's Debbie Arrington shows how to peel a tomato more efficiently.
Lauren Chapman The Sacramento Bee
Here's an easier way to peel tomatoes 0:51

Here's an easier way to peel tomatoes

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