spring onion


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spring onion

n
(Cookery) an immature form of the onion (Allium cepa), widely cultivated for its tiny bulb and long green leaves which are eaten in salads, etc. Also called: green onion or scallion
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

spring onion

scallion or green onion
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.spring onion - a young onion before the bulb has enlargedspring onion - a young onion before the bulb has enlarged; eaten in salads
onion - an aromatic flavorful vegetable
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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Translations
jarní cibulka
forårsløg
pikkusipulipillisipulitalvisipuli
mladi luk
ネギ
실파
salladslök
ต้นหอม
hành lá

spring onion

n (Brit) → cipollina
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

spring onion

بَصَلٌ أَخْضَر jarní cibulka forårsløg Frühlingszwiebel φρέσκο κρεμμύδι cebolleta pikkusipuli ciboule mladi luk cipollina ネギ 실파 bosui vårløk dymka cebolinha, cebolinho зеленый лук salladslök ต้นหอม taze soğan hành lá 小葱
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Spring onion and celery loaded potato skins INGREDIENTS SERVES 4 AS A STARTER OR 2 AS A MAIN COURSE 2 large baking potatoes 2tsp olive oil plus extra for dressing the leaves Salt and freshly ground black pepper 2tbsp sour cream ptip To 25g cheddar cheese (we used Godminster) 4 spring onions, finely chopped skinsare AUSfavourite,potato full of spring 2 sticks of celery, finely chopped celery, sour cheese andbaked Pinch of smoked paprika (optional) )untilcrisp golden Bag of mixed leaves DIRECTIONS Heat the oven to 200C/180C Fan.
Up until last week, eating outdoors this year has not been in abundance, so in order to get my summer fix of corn I've made these spicy and delicious sweetcorn fritters with chilli and spring onion.
PREP: 15 MINS NO COOK SERVES 4 Red, yellow, purple, green - not quite a whole rainbow, but this vibrant salad of tinned fish and veggies comes close 1 red pepper, sliced 1 large carrot, grated 340g can sweetcorn kernels, drained 150g sugar snap pea 6 cooked baby beetroot, quartered 185g can flaked tuna in spring water, drained 100g mayonnaise 1 tbsp lemon juice 2 tsp wholegrain mustard 1 tsp water Lettuce leaves 1 spring onion, sliced 1 In a large bowl, mix together red pepper, carrot, sweetcorn, sugar snap peas, beetroot and tuna.
Remove from the oven and serve on rice or couscous, and sprinkle mixed sesame seeds on top for that YAKIOBA NOODLES 1 red pepper cut into strips 50g of bean sprouts 1 spring onion finely chopped 1 red onion sliced add the chopped vegetables, stir-fry for three minutes.
Soy, Ginger & Garlic Yakisoba Sauce 1tbsp of vegetable oil 300g of stir-fry ready-toeat vegan noodles 1 pak choi peeled 1 carrot cut into thick strips 1 red pepper cut into strips 50g of bean sprouts 1 spring onion finely chopped 1 red onion sliced METHOD: 1.
Carrot, spring onion and poppy seed soup A delicious, nourishing lunch.
In a bowl, gently mix the salmon, bread crumbs, spring onion, garlic, dill, bell pepper, flour, egg, paprika, lemon zest, lemon juice, salt and pepper.
For the spring onion and crushed potato: 200g small new potatoes; a bunch of spring onions finely sliced, or chives finely sliced; 30g butter; 70g full fat plain or Greek yoghurt.
LAMB SKEWERS, SPRING ONION PESTO, FLATBREADS SOMETHING different for the barbecue, these lamb skewers have a real kick.
LAMB SKEWERS, SPRING ONION PESTO, FLATBREADS Something different the barbecue, these lamb skewers have a real kick.
| Go to billyandjack.co.uk for further information LAMB SKEWERS, SPRING ONION PESTO, FLATBREADS Something different for the BBQ, these lamb skewers have a real kick.
The humble spring onion can be used in many interesting ways as the main ingredient in a number of dishes