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scallion

Chinese medicine
An onion-like plant that is antimicrobial, diaphoretic, a digestive tonic and metabolic stimulant; it is used topically for abscesses and wounds, and internally for bloating and pain, chills, fever and nasal congestion
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Add the mustard greens to the hot pan, then add one-third of the scallion mixture and one-third of the soy sauce mixture.
Instead of forming bulbs, these cold-hardy, disease-resistant plants multiply by division, forming clumps of scallions. Established plants often bloom and produce seed.
Finally, in late winter, when the onions in the storeroom start going soft and sending out long green stems, those stems can impersonate scallions as well.
However, Scallions does have some redeeming qualities.
[ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] Ingredients: 1 cup pearled barley 7 cups water 1 6-inch strip kombu 1/4 tsp extra-virgin olive oil 1 medium onion, diced 2 medium carrots, cut into 1/2-inch rounds 1/2 tsp unrefined sea salt 3 cups peeled butternut squash, cut into l/2-inch cubes 2 tbs sweet, white miso 1 cup frozen peas, optional 1 tbs scallions, thinly sliced, to garnish 1 sprinkle umeboshi vinegar per serving, optional Instructions: Add the barley and five cups of water to a stockpot.
Reduced to calling themselves Riders On The Storm, their singer Ian Astbury recently left to reform The Cult, and was replaced by Brett Scallions.
This 4-hour, 2-disc DVD set represents the third volume in the Fast Food My Way series, offering up recipes and visual step-by-step lessons on everything from cauliflower with scallions and corn and Hominy chowder to salmon rolls on fennel salad and shrimp casseroles.
crushed red pepper flakes * 1/2 cup chopped scallions (green parts, too!) * 1/2 cup shredded carrots * salt * freshly ground black pepper Making Cook the noodles according to package directions, adding the broccoli for the last 30 seconds of cooking time.
Ingredients: 1 packet of flavoured spicy couscous' olive oil' lemon juice, 6 scallions or spring onions, chopped' 1 cooked chicken breast, thinly-sliced' 5oz white stilton with apricot, grated' toasted pine nuts' freshly-chopped parsley.
Scallions?' I'd always answer, 'Oh, whatever's in there that needs using, Julia.'"
A recent study shows that men who consume 10 grams or more of allium-containing vegetables daily, including onions, scallions or garlic, have half the risk for prostate cancer, compared to those who eat little or no allium-containing vegetables.
Finely chop the scallions and mix with the crAme fraiche.