HNF 150 Daily_Foodie_-_Garlic

HNF 150 Daily_Foodie_-_Garlic - DAILY FOODIE Garlic Member...

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1 DAILY FOODIE food·ie* : Pronunciation: 'fü-dE; Function: noun 1. A person with a particular interest in food and all things culinary. 2. Slang A person who has an ardent or refined interest in food; a gourmet: “in the culinary fast lane, where surprises are expected and foodies beg to be thrilled” (Boston Globe). * Also foody. Garlic ± Member of the allium family, along with onions, leeks, and shallots ± Edible part of the plant is the bulb, which contains individual cloves and the “scapes” or flowers ± Each clove can grow into a new plant ± Plant cloves in Fall or Spring for summer harvest ± Bulbs need to be dried for storage Garlic ± Likely originated in Asia; known to the Chinese since antiquity ± Rich in folklore; widely thought to be an aphrodisiac ± Loved and hated by Egyptians, Greeks and Romans ± Roman poet, Horace: “garlic, more powerful than hemlock” ± Commonly found in Egyptian tombs, sometimes playing a role in mummification Garlic ± Contains sulfur compounds
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