fennel fennel  /ˈfɛ nəl/


  1. (n) any of several aromatic herbs having edible seeds and leaves and stems
  2. (n) aromatic bulbous stem base eaten cooked or raw in salads
  3. (n) leaves used for seasoning
  4. (n) fennel seeds are ground and used as a spice or as an ingredient of a spice mixture


  1. The test tubes alongside it, however, contained fennel juice.
  2. 1 cup sliced fennel cup canned tomatoes 4 cups chicken stock cup cilantro leaves Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper.
  3. There are ninety-five foods on file including ground lamb, salmon and even fennel and pumpkin.


  • At Bistro Napa, June 27 farm-to-table dinner hosted by RGJ food editor

    For porchetta, the boneless Italian pork roast, Reno's Butcher Boy Specialy Meats provided juicy suckling pig. / Richard Stokes/RGJ Sand Hill Farmstead Cheese of Fallon, Northern Nevada's only artisan cheese maker, supplied queso fresco and cream cheese for a beet tartare, Rangoon won ton and fennel salad trio.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Reno Gazette-Journal

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  1. "We got the band back together. Not the original line-up - the classic line-up," he told Spinner. "It's better than the original line-up. Tobin Sprout and Mitch Mitchell [guitars], Kevin Fennel [drums] and Greg Demos [bass]."
    on Jul 5, 2010 By: Robert Pollard Source: NME.com

  2. "It's a great shame we don't use fennel more," says Gregg Wallace, the verbose Masterchef judge and owner of restaurant Wallace & Co, which opened last month with the aim of providing fresh, seasonal meals. "The Italians use it a lot, and...
    on Feb 3, 2010 By: Gregg Wallace Source: Independent

  3. Here's how Gordon Ramsay explains a recipe: "Poach the %$%#@ salmon in a large %$%#@ saucepan, then add the %$%#@ shredded fennel, %$%#@ ME!"
    on Feb 20, 2008 By: Gordon Ramsay Source: The Age

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