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Synonyms for chicory

the dried root of the chicory plant: used as a coffee substitute

perennial Old World herb having rayed flower heads with blue florets cultivated for its root and its heads of crisp edible leaves used in salads

root of the chicory plant roasted and ground to substitute for or adulterate coffee


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crisp spiky leaves with somewhat bitter taste

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Add chicory heads and continue to saute for a further two to three minutes.
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Just to confuse, the French call chicory 'endive'; which is in fact what we call the large flat bitter green frizzy, pale hearted lettuce, and that they call chicory.
The chef cites a dish of salted chicory parfait with vanilla rice pudding and bitter chocolate sorbet, which first appeared in Dessert.
It's normally harvested from summer to autumn but if you force chicory you can have fresh leaves in winter, too.
serves four) Takes 10 minutes to make, 20 minutes to cook what you need INGREDIENTS 120g pack of smoked duck slices 300g pre-cooked beetroot, cut into wedges - tbsp walnut oil 2 tbsp pomegranate molasses (from good delis - see tip below) ' white chicory, leaves separated l ' x 120g pack pomegranate seeds METHOD 1.
Ingredients 1 clove garlic Pack Waitrose 2 Prime Pork Loin Steaks (340g approx) 75g radishes, trimmed 75g sugar snap peas 1 head chicory ' x 20g pack fresh coriander, chopped 2 tsp toasted sesame oil Grated zest and juice of 1 lemon 2 tsp clear honey Method Peel the garlic clove and cut it in half.
CHICORY, which comes in red and white varieties and is available all winter, is propagated by growing the roots in warm, moist peat or sand and leaving the white, fleshy leaves to develop in darkness.
With more than 200 years of experience in carbohydrate research, BENEO-Group offers functional ingredients that are derived from chicory, sugar beet and rice.
14 /PRNewswire/ -- French Market Coffee, New Orleans' first coffee purveyor, expands beyond its New Orleans home with the launch of two additional retail coffee products: Restaurant Blend Dark Roast and Decaf Coffee & Chicory, which join the original Coffee & Chicory in its signature red can.
UK chicory grown in Yorkshire as well as Lincolnshire will soon be available to consumers.
Chicory is a green leafy vegetable which adds a sharp touch to salads and is slightly more bitter than lettuces and can be harvested from summer to autumn.
Sean Cottingham and Hannah Williams, both 16 and pupils at Acklam Grange School in Middlesbrough, won pounds 500 after coming third in the Chicory Challenge.