Preppings https://preppings.com Search the Food Dictionary Thu, 25 Mar 2021 18:20:18 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.7 Ingredient Of The Day: White Asparagus https://preppings.com/blog/2021/04/19/ingredient-day-white-asparagus/ Mon, 19 Apr 2021 14:22:00 +0000 http://preppings.com/?p=4137 White Asparagus is a variety that is hardier then Green Asparagus. It has an earthy-grassy-vegetal-slightly bitter flavor and a tough-woody texture. Blanch, boil, simmer, steam, sauté, or roast and use in a salad or for a vegetable side dish.

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White Asparagus is a variety that is hardier then Green Asparagus. It has an earthy-grassy-vegetal-slightly bitter flavor and a tough-woody texture. Blanch, boil, simmer, steam, sauté, or roast and use in a salad or for a vegetable side dish.

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Ingredient Of The Day: Italian Dandelion https://preppings.com/blog/2021/04/18/ingredient-day-italian-dandelion/ Sun, 18 Apr 2021 14:22:00 +0000 http://preppings.com/?p=4111 Italian Dandelion, aka Red Dandelion, can be prepared raw or cooked. It has a slightly bitter-tangy flavor and a tender-crunchy texture and is used as a garnish or in a soup or salad.

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Italian Dandelion, aka Red Dandelion, can be prepared raw or cooked. It has a slightly bitter-tangy flavor and a tender-crunchy texture and is used as a garnish or in a soup or salad.

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Ingredient Of The Day: Pomelo https://preppings.com/blog/2021/04/17/ingredient-day-pomelo/ Sat, 17 Apr 2021 14:05:00 +0000 http://preppings.com/?p=4167 The Pomelo, or Chinese Grapefruit, is a variety of citrus with an aromatic-tart-slightly sweet flavor. Use the Pomelo segments in a salad or fruit dish and use the juice for a vinaigrette, marinade, Aïoli, or in cocktails.

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The Pomelo, or Chinese Grapefruit, is a variety of citrus with an aromatic-tart-slightly sweet flavor. Use the Pomelo segments in a salad or fruit dish and use the juice for a vinaigrette, marinade, Aïoli, or in cocktails.

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Ingredient Of The Day: Lamb https://preppings.com/blog/2021/04/16/ingredient-day-lamb/ Fri, 16 Apr 2021 14:33:00 +0000 http://preppings.com/?p=4139 Lamb has a season and it is springtime, so you will start seeing it on more menus around this time. Young lamb has a mild-slightly sweet flavor and comes in many cuts such as Rack Of Lamb, Leg Of Lamb, and Lamb Shank.

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Lamb has a season and it is springtime, so you will start seeing it on more menus around this time. Young lamb has a mild-slightly sweet flavor and comes in many cuts such as Rack Of Lamb, Leg Of Lamb, and Lamb Shank.

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Ingredient Of The Day: Bishop’s Weed https://preppings.com/blog/2021/04/15/ingredient-day-bishops-weed/ Thu, 15 Apr 2021 14:27:00 +0000 http://preppings.com/?p=4152 Bishop’s Weed, aka Fish Mint, Fishwort, Goutweed, and Heartleaf, is used as an herb. It has a fishy-minty-pungent flavor and should be used sparingly for a garnish, in salad, vinaigrette, and many other dishes.

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Bishop’s Weed, aka Fish Mint, Fishwort, Goutweed, and Heartleaf, is used as an herb. It has a fishy-minty-pungent flavor and should be used sparingly for a garnish, in salad, vinaigrette, and many other dishes.

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Ingredient Of The Day: Radish Blossom https://preppings.com/blog/2021/04/14/ingredient-day-radish-blossom-3/ Wed, 14 Apr 2021 14:25:00 +0000 http://preppings.com/?p=4445 The Radish Blossom, or Radish Flower, is an edible flower with a floral-peppery-slightly spicy flavor. They are best used as a garnish but they can also be used for Risotto, salad and stir-fry.

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The Radish Blossom, or Radish Flower, is an edible flower with a floral-peppery-slightly spicy flavor. They are best used as a garnish but they can also be used for Risotto, salad and stir-fry.

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Ingredient Of The Day: Green Strawberry https://preppings.com/blog/2021/04/13/ingredient-day-green-strawberry-3/ Tue, 13 Apr 2021 14:27:00 +0000 http://preppings.com/?p=4121 The Green Strawberry is an unripe Strawberry that is usually used in savory cooking. They have an acidic-fruity-tart-slightly sweet flavor and can be used as is or pickled. Use for a garnish, in relish, salad, and salsa.

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The Green Strawberry is an unripe Strawberry that is usually used in savory cooking. They have an acidic-fruity-tart-slightly sweet flavor and can be used as is or pickled. Use for a garnish, in relish, salad, and salsa.

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Ingredient Of The Day: Fava Flower https://preppings.com/blog/2021/04/12/ingredient-day-fava-flower-2/ Mon, 12 Apr 2021 14:34:00 +0000 http://preppings.com/?p=4142 The Fava Flower is the flower that grows on the Fava Bean plant. They are delicate and have an earthy-floral-vegetal-slightly sweet flavor and are best used as a garnish.

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The Fava Flower is the flower that grows on the Fava Bean plant. They are delicate and have an earthy-floral-vegetal-slightly sweet flavor and are best used as a garnish.

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Ingredient Of The Day: Curly Endive https://preppings.com/blog/2021/04/11/ingredient-day-curly-endive/ Sun, 11 Apr 2021 14:13:00 +0000 http://preppings.com/?p=4065 Curly Endive, aka Chicory Endive, is a green that can be used raw and cooked. It has a slightly bitter flavor and can be used in a salad or as a braising green or for a vegetable side dish.

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Curly Endive, aka Chicory Endive, is a green that can be used raw and cooked. It has a slightly bitter flavor and can be used in a salad or as a braising green or for a vegetable side dish.

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Ingredient Of The Day: White Spring Onion https://preppings.com/blog/2021/04/10/ingredient-day-white-spring-onion/ Sat, 10 Apr 2021 14:11:00 +0000 http://preppings.com/?p=4164 The White Spring Onion is milder than regular onions and the tops and bottoms are used. They have an earthy flavor and are used like regular onions in Risotto, salad, salsa, sauce, soup, and stir-fry.

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The White Spring Onion is milder than regular onions and the tops and bottoms are used. They have an earthy flavor and are used like regular onions in Risotto, salad, salsa, sauce, soup, and stir-fry.

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