"This wonderful dish encapsulates everything good about being stranded in a Tuscan farmhouse in late summer," says Ward. "No car, 40-degree heat and the nearest alimentari is over an hour away on foot. This is the sort of dish you could put together, paying tribute to the glory of leftovers. Overripe tomatoes still clinging to the vine, stale bread and staples from the larder come together to make magic happen."
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