In this episode Recipes Italian Vegetable Stew (Ciambotta) Like its French sibling, ciambotta starts out with a slew of watery vegetables. But the right steps create a stew that’s hearty, more concentrated, and deeply satisfying. Equipment Reviews Vegetable Peelers Why do some peelers skin produce with ease while others barely make the cut? Recipes Best Vegetarian Chili The key to a great vegetarian chili is not finding a substitute for the meat. It’s finding substitutes for what the meat brings to the chili.