More videos from this episode Basic Tools Vegetable Peelers Vegetable peelers are a standard in every kitchen, but are the new peelers an improvement on the classics? 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. 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.