rocambole

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Synonyms for rocambole

European leek cultivated and used like leeks

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Big-flavor rocamboles such as Chesnok Red and Spanish Roja excel in cold winter climates.
Popular subtypes include porcelain, purple stripe and rocambole varieties.
Rocamboles are easily identified by their distinctive flower stalks, called scapes.
Their flavor is considered highly superior, rivaling that of Rocamboles.
Rocamboles come in a vanety of Colors: all send up double-looped scapes.
Of the three hard-neck groups, Rocambole, with only 6 to 11 cloves per head, is the most acclaimed for flavor and ease of peeling.
Et qui pourrait oublier tous ces personnages qui nous hantaient et qui resteront graves dans nos memoires, indelebiles et vivants : Dracula et Frankenstein, Rocambole et Fantomas, Zorro et Tarzan, Spartacus et Cesar, Sindbad et Ali Baba, Romeo et Juliette, Jingo et Geronimo.
De esa prolifica ficcion folletinesca, tambien mediada por el soporte visual, Arlt selecciona como modelo heroico de su adolescente sonador a la figura del Rocambole de Ponson du Terrail, quien se volvera el referente a imitar por el joven.
Cena rustica me dieron Las montanas de Ortigueira, Y sin ayuda de nadie, Adquiri cultura y ciencia Alli admire las hazanas De Rocambole y Candelas, Del Chato del Escorial Y del gran Sacamantecas; Estudiando en los periodicos Que son la mejor escuela.
El nombre viene de Rocambole, un personaje capaz de acciones fantasticas e increibles, creado por el escritor frances Ponson du Terrail.
Our favorites include Chesnok Red (also known as Shvelisi), Cichi, German Extra Hardy and our own local heirloom, a rocambole similar to the famed gourmet garlic, Spanish Roja.