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Synonyms for fiddlehead

tall fern of northern temperate regions having graceful arched fronds and sporophylls resembling ostrich plumes

New World fern having woolly cinnamon-colored spore-bearing fronds in early spring later surrounded by green fronds

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Birden, who established Fiddlehead Focus six years back, will be incorporating his know-how in the digital space into the BDNs weekly newspapers in Aroostook County, according to Benoit.
Rather than a variety of fern itself, the fiddlehead is the young, tender shoot of the fern frond, which is coiled at the tip like the scroll that tops a fiddle.
For the pickled mushrooms: 3 ounces shimeji mushrooms, stems trimmed, rinsed 1 teaspoon extra virgin olive oil 2 cloves garlic peeled 1/2 sprig thyme 1/2 teaspoon coriander seeds, crushed 1/2 teaspoon black peppercorns, crushed 1/2 cup mushroom stock 2 teaspoons sherry vinegar Salt For the onion puree: 1 large onion, finely diced 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil 1/4 cup whole milk Salt and freshly ground black pepper For the eggs: 4 eggs 4 thin slices pancetta To serve: Eggs, from above 1 ounce butter Pickled mushrooms; from above, strained 2 cups fiddlehead ferns; cleaned, blanched 1/2 cup chicken jus 1/2 cup onion puree, from above 1 bunch curly kale, stemmed, cut into 1-inch-thick strips Finely chopped tarragon Salt and freshly ground black pepper
Fiddlehead also streamlines the management of networked computers by allowing a tech coordinator to install, update, lock/unlock, replace or repair the entire operating system and software collection on any computer from a central location with browser-based, drag-and-drop functionality.
I should find fiddlehead ferns unfurling, tracks in soft black mud,
Irvine lists The Fiddlehead among these magazines, and although its editors may not have been female, managing editors include Sabine Campbell and Kathryn Taglia, while contributing editors include Janice Kulyk Keefer, Sue Sinclair, and Jan Zwicky, and a host of women have served as poetry and fiction editors for the magazine.
Wildcat corporate partners had tables around the stadium displaying their "green" products and services, Featured vendors included the Green Alliance, Ultra Geothermal, SEA Solar Store, the Jenaly Technology Group, ReVision Energy, The Fiddlehead Loop, Simply Green, The Green Tee, UNH Energy Club and the Southeast Habitat for Humanity Re-Store.
A $35 bottle of 2006 Fiddlehead Cellars Sauvignon Blanc Goosebury now fetches $28.
Crabapples, nuts and berries; wild mushrooms; fiddlehead ferns, dandelions and chickweed are all delicious, nutritious and free for the taking.
Also, Mario Batali wrote a haiku about fiddlehead ferns and somehow managed to use the word "ejaculate.
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The menu was Maritimes-themed: fiddlehead soup and Atlantic salmon.
My answer is quite personal, and is necessarily drawn from my commitment to what Fiddlehead is all about--taste-good, place-driven wines with personality.
And color schemes for the collection are as playful as the designs themselves, including Jack O'Lantern, Fiddlehead and Moka Polka.
Many of the ideas presented are on the cutting edge and deal with anything from abstract conucepts to fiddlehead ferns, from a number to numeral, from software to the nuts and bolts of a computer.