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  • n  perennial having hollow cylindrical leaves used for seasoning
  • n  cylindrical leaves used fresh as a mild onion-flavored seasoning
  • n  perennial having hollow cylindrical leaves used for seasoning

  • Chef Cheung Kam-chuen, the establishment's guiding light from the beginning, has also devised commemorative dishes, including the spectacular Yunnan ham and flowering chives in a .
  • He tops shrimp a la plancha, below, with micro chives, micro cilantro and micro mint, and accents a vibrant orecchiette in green garlic curry with micro Thai basil.
  • She can pick up scores of different frozen complete meals, buy dozens of frozen vegetables from peas (the favorite) to chives, soups that run from tomato to wonton.
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  • More gardeners are preserving herbs
    Chives grow in a kitchen garden near Langley. Culinary herbs are among the hottest trends in gardening. They also are popular among families who preserve fresh foods for later use.
    July 4, 2013 - Everett Herald
  • It's Time to ...
    Harvest chives. Harvesting chives (Allium schoenoprasum) is a cut-and-come-again operation, providing a ready supply throughout the growing season. Now that the pale purple flowers have passed their prime, cut the grasslike leaves and flower stems all the way to the ground. It won't be long before new leaves pop up, ready for the next harvest.
    June 29, 2013 - The Philadelphia Inquirer

  • Brandi Chastain in USA Today
    I don't want foreign smells. One year we had garlic chives growing in our backyard. We cut them all down and we had garbage bags full of garlic chives. We had to get rid of them because the garbage collectors wouldn't take them. My partner said,... Christine Cushing Globe and Mail Dec 8, 2005 17454 24322 chives Red pepper, mustard, horseradish and chives," Chastain says before the owner, Carlos, can answer. "Very good. You want a part-time job?"

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