celery root


Definition of celery root

Examples of celery root in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web From Main Diver Scallops & Lobster served on a bed of loose ravioli with carrots myjoté and celery root purée to Bigeye Tuna au Poivre with sticky rice furikake and a creamy wasabi finish, there’s a variety of impressive dishes to select from. Chelsea Davis, Forbes, 12 May 2021 Readers of the book will find new ways to prepare vegetables, from celery root to cauliflower, and learn about more unusual ingredients like carrot seeds, knotweed and radish seed pods. Mark Kennedy, Star Tribune, 21 Apr. 2021 The classic contender for slaw, crunchy, hearty celery root is balanced with pops of tartness and spice from pomegranate seeds and sliced scallions. Los Angeles Times, 28 Feb. 2021 Traditionally made with julienned celery root tossed in a rich mayonnaise dressing, céleri rémoulade is a classic French bistro slaw that’s crunchy, cooling and creamy all at once. Los Angeles Times, 25 Feb. 2021 If your celery root happens to come with leaves attached, chop them as a nice green garnish. Washington Post, 20 Jan. 2021 The best way to peel celery root is by using a sharp chef’s knife to cut off the top and bottom. Washington Post, 20 Jan. 2021 Beef Wellington — or a mushroom-celery root version — is the star attraction, along with a starter of lemony Dungeness crab or lemony burrata; gnocchi with broccoli; and date-sesame sticky pudding. Janelle Bitker, SFChronicle.com, 22 Dec. 2020 Tart, crisp and refreshing, this salad lets both celery root and apples shine through. Paul Stephen, ExpressNews.com, 28 Oct. 2020

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First Known Use of celery root

1848, in the meaning defined above

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“Celery root.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/celery%20root. Accessed 25 Jul. 2021.

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