root vegetable

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Noun1.root vegetable - any of various fleshy edible underground roots or tubersroot vegetable - any of various fleshy edible underground roots or tubers
veg, vegetable, veggie - edible seeds or roots or stems or leaves or bulbs or tubers or nonsweet fruits of any of numerous herbaceous plant
Irish potato, murphy, potato, spud, tater, white potato - an edible tuber native to South America; a staple food of Ireland
yam - edible tuberous root of various yam plants of the genus Dioscorea grown in the tropics world-wide for food
sweet potato - the edible tuberous root of the sweet potato vine which is grown widely in warm regions of the United States
sunchoke, Jerusalem artichoke - sunflower tuber eaten raw or boiled or sliced thin and fried as Saratoga chips
beet, beetroot - round red root vegetable
carrot - orange root; important source of carotene
celeriac, celery root - thickened edible aromatic root of a variety of celery plant
salsify - either of two long roots eaten cooked
parsnip - whitish edible root; eaten cooked
radish - pungent fleshy edible root
turnip - root of any of several members of the mustard family
edda, taro root, cocoyam, dasheen, taro - tropical starchy tuberous root
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Wild mushroom encrusted fillet steak, a braised ox cheek cottage pie and ox tail suet dumpling with celeriac puree, roast root vegetables, watercress and meat juice reduction.
Vegetablessuch as cauliflower, broccoli, asparagus, green beans and pretty much all of the green and root vegetables are recommended.
Rib Crown Steaks with Roasted Root Vegetables Prep time: 60 minutes | Cook time: 15 minutes Total time: 1 hour and 15 minutes Servings: 4
When cooking, begin by sauteeing the cubed root vegetables in a heavy pot until soft, and then add the fresh tomatoes, prunes and dates.
No evolutionary pressure on root vegetables to look pretty, so they don't" - Actor and TV presenter Hugh Laurie.
This one pairs color photos with inviting introductions and vegetable dishes that range from Chard Gratin and Roasted Root Vegetables with Sage to Herb-Stuffed Baked Tomatoes and Pan-Fried Green Peppers.
Sunday at 327 River Road, behind the Old Mill Farm Store, in Cottage Grove; annual feast, a celebration of bounty of natural foods, will begin with traditional Nez Perce Long House drumming and songs, followed by traditional meal of wild-caught Columbia River salmon, traditionally hunted buffalo, camas, root vegetables, huckleberries, bitter root and fry bread; free; 360-280-1800 or lgould@jeffnet.
Let's hope those veterans like their root vegetables as this episode runs the risk of turning into The Great Beetroot Menu.
The "healthy Nordic diet" used in the study contains local produce such as berries, root vegetables, legumes, and cabbage.
THEY are among the most popular root vegetables and are particularly favoured by children, who love their crunchy texture when eaten raw and their sweetness when cooked.
Fresh vegetables such as kale, cabbage, watercress, root vegetables (carrots) and their leaves could also be provided in the diet.