chives


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  • noun

Synonyms for chives

perennial having hollow cylindrical leaves used for seasoning

cylindrical leaves used fresh as a mild onion-flavored seasoning

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While chives have a natural affinity for fish, cheese, egg and salad entrees, the signature dish for this member of the onion family is Baked Potatoes with Sour Cream and Chives.
A wooden barrel or large terracotta pot planted with trailing thyme, chives, sage, basil, coriander, tarragon and with French lavender in the middle looks very effective.
It can be used in the same way as our ordinary chives but gives you that gentle garlic kick, rather like our native wild garlic (Allium ursinum) which is also showing itself now.
sow seed from July to September to provide windowsill chives in autumn and winter, or dig up a plant, cut down the leaves and pot up ready for winter use.
So scientists examined the antibacterial activity of chives against several strains of E.
Balance acid with the creamy element, she recommends, and perk up dressings with fresh herbs such as cilantro, chives, parsley, basil or mint.
Put the egg, milk, half the parsley or chives and a little salt and pepper in a microwaveable bowl and beat well.
And, as a courseand-distance winner, there are high hopes Chives can secure Smith - who boasts a 63-point profit in all chases in Britain over the past five years - a third win in five runnings of the P eter Marsh Chase.
The Martin Todhunter-trained grey will renew rivalry with Chives tomorrow, but it will not be a two-cornered fight with Tote Cheltenham Gold Cup hope Hussard Collonges and the rapidly improving Swansea Bay due to run in the pounds 50,000 contest.
But Guest has deserted them all and he will be hoping to taste success with Chives.
Bob Evans Farms has combined two consumer favorites--sour cream & chives and mashed potatoes--in a new product that expands the company's growing line of potato offerings.
I put a cheap edging along the sidewalk to keep my now precious soil in the bed and planted starts of lettuce, radish, nasturtiums and later six corn plants, bush beans, chives and bunching onions.
Listen closely, and you will hear the oak tree tell you about its medicinal uses or the chives suggest themselves for a salad.
Wendy's Broccoli & Cheese, Bacon & Cheese, and Sour Cream & Chives potatoes have the least artery-clogging fat.
Common chives are useful for just about everything - potato salad without chopped chives just isn't potato salad.