bamboo shoots


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bamboo shoots

The young shoots of a tall tropical grass. Used in Oriental cooking.
References in classic literature ?
Her forte seemed to be salads, and she astonished him with the deliciousness of a salad made from young bamboo shoots.
Served in a ceramic pot rather than one of those pots topped with clay that's broken open at the table, then served steaming hot, the tasty mixture of chicken in a rich sauce made with fresh basil, fresh ginger, white onions and bamboo shoots would have been an all-around winner if other parts than only low-cost thighs had been used.
The five dishes making up the range are: Spanish Grilled Vegetables, consisting of grilled courgettes, onions, red peppers, aubergines and carrots; Mediterranean Ratatouille, consisting of grilled courgettes, onions, red and green peppers, tomatoes, fried aubergines and onions; Vegetable Saute - Lotus Root & Sugar Snap Pea, consisting of carrots, red peppers, sugar snap peas and lotus root; Vegetable Saute - Sugar Peas and Bamboo Shoots, consisting of carrots, leeks, sugar peas, beansprouts and bamboo shoots, and finally, Vegetable Saute - Asparagus, Mango & Salsify, a blend of salsify, green asparagus, mango, carrots and red peppers.
But the United States was second, at 4,073 tons - more than half of that in mixed vegetables, and about a quarter in bamboo shoots.
That bully's given me two black eyes I'm shy I hope the big boys don't steal my bamboo shoots By DON MACKAY IT was panda-monium when 16 cubs began life at their new nursery.
You can also have it with prawns or beef and there are small Thai aubergines, bamboo shoots and fresh herbs piled into the curry.
Stir for a further minute allowing the paste to coat all the ingredients before adding the sesame seeds, the fresh bean sprouts, the bamboo shoots, the water chestnuts and a handful of freshly chopped coriander.
95), a flavorful melange of shredded pork, julienned cabbage, egg, bamboo shoots and wood ear mushrooms presented ready for wrapping in four thin pancakes.
Green Yama (Chinese leek), shiitake and straw mushrooms are among some of the more unusual vegetables added to the ever popular beansprouts, water chestnuts and bamboo shoots.
These wild gorillas were photographed drunk and incapable after drinking alcoholic sap from fresh bamboo shoots in Rwanda in central Africa.
1 small tin (about 200g) bamboo shoots, drained (optional)