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sprout

(sprowt),
A structure resembling the sprout of a plant.

sprout

[ME. spruten]
The new, germinated growth from a root, seed, or tuber.

alfalfa sprout

The initial growth from the germinated seeds of the legume alfalfa, eaten as a source of vegetable protein.

sprout

(sprowt)
A structure resembling the sprout of a plant.
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Ash: Results related to the ash contents of control and sprouted mung bean and chickpea samples are presented in Table 2.
2%) had already been sprouted by the time of the embargo.
Both whole grain and sprouted grain begin as a whole grain kernel--a seed with the potential to grow into a plant.
Good4You, a Northern Irish supplier of branded sprouted seeds, said its products were taken off Sainsbury's shelves, and Aconbury Sprouts said Waitrose had delisted two of the three Aconbury products it stocked because the sprouts - alfalfa and radish - were not suited to cooking and therefore could not be consumed in line with FSA guidance.
Scallops on Wilted Pea Shoots In this dish the delicate texture and flavor of sea scallops complement the mild-flavored and lightly wilted tender sprouted peas (shoots).
When the researchers exposed seeds in a test: chamber to nitrogen dioxide for as little as 1 minute, the seeds sprouted at high rates that matched those of seeds exposed to actual smoke from sprigs of the common chaparral shrub called chamise.
A spokesperson for the FSA said: 'It is likely that people could have contaminated sprouted seeds at home because they have a shelf-life as long as July 28.
In the Netherlands, a recent study of sprouted seed products showed that 0.
Guidance for industry: reducing microbial food safety hazards for sprouted seeds and guidance for industry: sampling and microbial testing of spent irrigation water during sprout production.
2) 2 teaspoons mung bean, 1 teaspoon lentil, 2 teaspoons soybean, 2 teaspoons sunflower, sprouted 2-3 days good in stir-fry dishes, salads, sandwiches, casseroles and patties
Sprouted seeds and pulses could be about to make a major impact on an increasingly health-conscious mainstream market and catapult Aconbury Sprouts out of its current niche supplier status.
In 1995, she sprouted a lotus seed that she estimated by radiocarbon dating was almost 1,300 years old.