Definition of kombu
: a laminarian kelp used especially in Japanese cooking as a seasoning in soup stock
Recent Examples of kombu from the Web
It's all topped with dried kombu chips adding up to a surf-and-turf umami bomb.
Add water until the beans are covered, then add kombu and stir.
Magnificent Voices tweaks the traditional gose formula with additions of lemon and lemongrass to bolster the tartness along with kombu and pink Himalayan salt.
Preparation Combine kombu and 4 cups water in a medium saucepan.
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Origin and Etymology of kombu
First Known Use: 1884See Words from the same year
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