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Top 5 Ingredients

Maybe it's your favorite spice or herb. Maybe it's a staple you couldn't cook without. What are your Top 5 ingredients? Could you limit yourself to only 5? What if your list couldn't include Salt and Pepper (not that you would ever exclude them from your actual cooking)... just for the sake of the list.

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  1. Onions
    Garlic
    Wine
    Fresh Herbs
    Beef

    1. Mine would be the same as Funwithfood's except I'd switch out the beef for fresh lemon juice...I use fresh lemon juice an awful lot, fresh tomatoes, too, if I could add a 6th, hee!

      1. chicken breasts
        garlic
        pasta
        olive oil
        parmesean reggiano

        1. Olive Oil
          Garlic
          Fresh Italian Parsley
          Red Wine Vinegar
          Lemon Zest and Juice

          1. Cilantro
            Mint
            Honey
            Yogurt
            Tandoori paste
            Lemons

            2 Replies
            1. re: galiana

              That's six......tee hee. You're one over the limit.

              1. re: pilotgirl210

                Well, if you wanna get technical, Tandoori paste probably has about 16 things in it.

                TT