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an aromatic oil that smells like lemon and is widely used in Asian cooking and in perfumes and medicines

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a tropical grass native to India and Sri Lanka


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With antiseptic compounds which kill disease-causing germs, lemongrass tea supports the digestive process, removes bloating, indigestion, flatulence, stomach spasms, cramps, and vomiting, among other ailments.
One of the main chefs at Lemongrass - Arisara Keawmoon - is also heading up the team at the new restaurant, which will create around eight new jobs for the town.
He said: "I wanted a lemongrass and ginger tea but instead I got a lemon and ginger teabag.
Put the cubed pineapple, star anise, bashed lemongrass and lime juice and sugar in a saucepan and bring to the boil.
3 With a sharp knife, cut the lemongrass stalks in half lengthways.
Divide the meat into 4 portions and, using the lemongrass stalks as skewers, thread the pork onto them.
The restaurant division of the LMZ Group has opened another Lemongrass Thai outlet in Dubai, next to the Crowne Plaza hotel on Sheikh Zayed Road.
Whiteout, an imperial white IPA, was a recipe developed by brewmasters Todd Usry of Breckenridge and Robbie O'Cain of Starr Hill, using lemongrass from Virginia, and brewed in February at the Breckenridge production brewery in Littleton, CO.
Thai Touch is a traditional Thai massage but this time, performed using copious amounts of lemongrass oil.
Scientists at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center have created a new and surprisingly simple technology using lemongrass oil to kill mosquito larvae.
INGREDIENTS: 50g/13/4oz/1 cup coconut flakes 2 lemongrass stalks, hard outer layers removed 2 small onions, chopped 3 garlic cloves, chopped 6cm/21/2in piece of fresh root ginger, peeled and grated 1 tbsp chopped galangal, or paste 4-6 red chillies, deseeded and roughly chopped 1 tsp turmeric 2 tbsp oil 4 cardamom pods, lightly crushed 1 cinnamon stick 650g/1lb 7oz braising steak, diced into 3cm/11/4in cubes 400ml/14fl oz/12/3 cups coconut milk 4 kaffir lime leaves Grated zest and juice of 1 lime 190g/63/4oz/1 cup red rice, preferably Bhutanese (available online), soaked overnight, then drained Salt 2 shallots, finely sliced and deep fried 2 tbsp chopped coriander leaves METHOD: 1.
1 Finely chop 1 lemongrass stalk and transfer to a large bowl.
Lemons are more expensive and seasonal, while lemongrass is cheaper and available the whole year round.
I never thought I'd be able to play with recipe variations myself because of the its unique ingredients -- until I saw dried Kaffir lime leaves and lemongrass in the grocery store.
Amy Impellizzeri; LEMONGRASS HOPE; Wyatt-MacKenzie (Fiction: Romance) 14.