Chef Cat Cora reveals the 10 things to keep in your kitchen.

What to Keep in Your Kitchen
When it comes to stocking your pantry, it's time to get back to basics. With these grocery staples on hand, chef Cat Cora says you'll never be at a loss for meal ideas!
Extra-virgin olive oil

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

Try Cat's recipe for Lemon-Pecan Pancakes .

Try Cat's recipe for Garlic Mashed Potato Pancakes .
Brown rice

Brown Rice
Canned beans

Canned Beans
Tomato paste

Tomato Paste
Try Cat's recipe for Greek Cinnamon Stewed Chicken .
Frozen vegetables

Frozen Vegetables
Spices can make a difference in every meal.

Try Cat's recipe for Curried Lentil Stew .