curly endive

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Synonyms for curly endive

crisp spiky leaves with somewhat bitter taste

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Remove the core from the curly endive. Keep the light yellow and light green leaves, but discard the dark green leaves as they are very bitter.
In the Mediterranean region, mesclun is best known as a mix of tasty young lettuces and piquant greens (arugula, chervil, and endive in France; chicory, curly endive, and escarole in Italy).
Line 4 plates with washed and spun curly endive. Spoon on the salad mixture and top each with some scoops of live pate.
1/3 cup olive oil 3 tablespoons red wine vinegar Salt and pepper to taste 4 small beets, stems trimmed 1/2 pound fresh dandelion greens 1/2 small head curly endive, stem ends trimmed 2 large fresh tomatoes 3 tablespoons drained capers 2 hard-boiled eggs, coarsely chopped Whisk oil and vinegar to blend in small bowl.
Serves four Ingredients 2 avocados 1 grilled lemon 1 baby gem lettuce 1 lollo rosso lettuce curly endive 4 spring onions 2 beetroot Handful puy lentils Mustard cress 8 cherry tomatoes 1 apple Sprinkling of mixed seeds Simple dressing of extra-virgin olive oil and lemon juice, mixed four to one Method Assemble all the ingredients on the plate and add dressing generously.
AFrisee (or curly endive) looks just like a large, open, crinkly lettuce but it is actually a member of the chicory family and has quite a strong flavour.
Salad leaves - perhaps curly endive, watercress, iceberg and lamb's lettuce
Warm salads need sturdy leaves, such as curly endive or radicchio.
In the fields near her home in Somis, California, she discovered the beauty of lime green and red baby lettuces beside frisee (curly endive).