My Calabrian Lasagna

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Home Made in the Oven: Truly Easy, Comforting Recipes for Baking, Broiling, and Roasting

By Yvette van Boven

Published 2019

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One day my friend Maria, who is from Calabria, brought me a jar of pureed bell peppers and hot peppers from her sister in Italy. It had been preserved for the winter months and was meant for making Calabrian sausage. And so, we stood there on a Friday afternoon, grinding sausage meat, mixing it and casing it. Maria told me how the process went at home: The butcher came to slaughter the pig on their farm, the men chopped up the meat. With two large knives, mind you, not with