brussels sprout

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Synonyms for brussels sprout

plant grown for its stout stalks of edible small green heads resembling diminutive cabbages

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My information, and this is from an uncorroborated source but one that is reliable because he (or she) once knew someone whose cousin had the Brussel sprout concession at Ponty market, is that the lifting of the ban was timed to coincide with the 60th birthday of the Prince of Wales.
And turning for home, it's Kabeer with Natalia Gemelova looking like a brussel sprout on a Christmas dinner plate
Widely regarded as the most boring nation in Europe and famous for nothing except the hated Brussel Sprout.
This includes starters of Campari soaked melon with tiger prawns, winter vegetable broth with mini dumplings and a smoked turkey and Brussel sprout salad with redcurrants and fresh sage.
It contains everything you might expect including a bit of turkey, a brussel sprout and a slice of roast potato.
And, turning for home, it's Kabeer with Natalia Gemelova looking like a brussel sprout on a Christmas dinner plate" - commentator John Hunt, doing his best to illustrate the contrasting sizes of the tiny rider and the 17-hand powerhouse
Brussel Sprout Rubine Red, Cauliflower Snowball, Broccoli Purple Early Sprouting, Cabbage F1 Spring Hero, Cabbage Golden Acre, Cabbage Offenham Offer 4: Vegetable Seed Collection: Offer Price pounds 5.
Kath who, having spurned Johnny Mac's invitation to accompany him to Italy, finds herself all on her tod with only a brussel sprout or two to keep her company.
99 Brassica Seed Collection: Brussel sprout rubine red, cauliflower snowball, broccoli purple early sprouting, cabbage F1 spring hero, cabbage golden acre and cabbage offenham.
99 Offer 3: Brassica Seed Collection Brussel Sprout Rubine Red, Cauliflower Snowball, Broccoli Purple Early Sprouting, Cabbage F1 Spring Hero, Cabbage Golden Acre, Cabbage Offenham.
After the garlic was lifted I took some red kale, savoy cabbages and Brussel sprout plants from the seedbed and put them in where the garlic was.
Brussel sprout F1 Montgomery, cauliflower F1 Malvern, broccoli purple early sprouting, cabbage F1 Spring Hero, cabbage Golden Acre and cabbage Offenham.
I was unable to get seed for our favourite Brussel sprout called Icarus.
I am, of course, referring to the humble Brussel Sprout, which Sainsbury has re-christened the British Sprout.