winter cress

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winter cress

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Any of various herbs of the genus Barbarea of the mustard family, having yellow flowers and deeply lobed edible leaves.
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Noun1.winter cress - any plant of the genus Barbarea: yellow-flowered Eurasian cresses; widely cultivated for winter salad
cress, cress plant - any of various plants of the family Cruciferae with edible leaves that have a pungent taste
Barbarea, genus Barbarea - biennial or perennial herbs of north temperate regions: winter cress
2.winter cress - cress cultivated for winter salads
cress - pungent leaves of any of numerous cruciferous herbs
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Vermont Creamery coupole cheese with pickled beets, upland cress and orange powder
This was the plant known as "peppergrass" to 19th century Americans, botanically distinct from both upland cress and watercress.
For The beets: 2 pounds 31 ounces beets, trimmed For The strained yogurt: * Good-quality plain yogurt For The air baguette: * 5 teaspoons active city yeast 10 ounces lukewarm milk 1 pound all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon salt Black rood coloring as needed For the hay ash paste: 3 ounces hay 1 tablespoon grapeseed oil 1 teaspoon salt 1 cup water To serve: Trout roe Bordeaux spinach, trimmed, or upland cress Fleur de sel * yields more than needed for plating