Poke salad


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Poke salad

Cooked leaves of the poke plant. The raw leaves are generally considered poisonous, and are thus boiled in several changes of water before eating.
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Menu options for business passengers will include tuna poke salad and crudites.
It has bolstered the onboard menu with lighter meal options such as a tuna poke salad bowl, a bespoke herbal tea to encourage relaxation and a bedtime hot-chocolate drink containing Tryptophan, an amino acid credited with helping to induce sleep.
When the Lester Family choir passed through our Midwestern valley, Grandpa Lester would send Ginger and me into the woods to gather poke salad for Sunday luncheon.