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What to do there Open daily, the public is invited to drop by anytime during hours of operation to explore the African eggplant, fennel, carrot, and other vegetable plants, as well as to chat with the onsite farmers.
Bruno and his pals are especially keen on Bergerac sec with trout, smoked salmon, chilled summer soups and crayfish atop a broth of celery, fennel, onions and carrots.
Silky, with luscious dark fruit, fennel, raspberry and a touch of tobacco, this one is worth every penny and more.
If fennel is not your thing, any shaved crunchy veg will do.
But just now, the sweetness of crisp fennel is more than enough to welcome spring.
To follow, there's grilled hanger steak with potato purée and charred broccolini; squid-ink pasta with Tiger prawns, Manila clams, tomato, and fennel; or Anson Mills polenta with chanterelles and cavolo nero.
Remove the fronds from the fennel, slice it into similar size strips and put these into the bowl.
Brown butter scallop risotto could be a sleeper, and those feeling meaty can get three of them on one plate — beef tenderloin, confit chicken and fennel sausage.
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A perennial aromatic herb of the parsley family, fennel is native to southern Europe and Asia Minor and cultivated in the US, Britain, and temperate areas of Eurasia. The blanched shoots are eaten as a vegetable. The greenish brown to yellowish brown oblong-oval seeds smell and taste similar to anise. The seeds and extracted oil are used for scenting soaps and perfumes and for flavoring candies, liqueurs, medicines, and foods, particularly pastries, sweet pickles, and fish.
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