The name for both the cooking pan and the well known dish which is cooked in it. A traditional Spanish dish of rice and saffron that usually includes tomatoes, chicken and seafood, paella needs to be cooked on a large flat base as the food needs to be in a single layer to cook evenly.
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Re-hydrating dried mushrooms
Dried mushrooms, such as porcini, are a great store cupboard back up. Soak in boiling water for 30 minutes to revive them. Strain the soaking liquid and add to the dish for extra flavour.
The family of beans, peas, and lentils.