Eleocharis dulcis

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Noun1.Eleocharis dulcis - Chinese sedge yielding edible bulb-shaped tubersEleocharis dulcis - Chinese sedge yielding edible bulb-shaped tubers
water chestnut - edible bulbous tuber of a Chinese marsh plant
spike rush - a sedge of the genus Eleocharis
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In this wonderful dish, the delicate flavour of monkfish is complemented by a sweet and sticky sauce with crunchy water-chestnuts and slices of tongue-tingling red chilli.
The rest of the range is made up by 340g or 400g bags of Beansprouts, Water-chestnuts, Bamboo Shoot mix and Chinese Vegetables--all without seasoning.