mandarin orange

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Every year, the state’s farms yield ever more key fresh produce crops: more berries, more leafy greens, more table grapes, and more mandarin oranges, among other commodities. Michael Greenberg, The New York Review of Books, "Farmworker Anxieties," 21 Feb. 2019 Cocktails lean towards innovative takes on classics, with the help of a host of unconventional and hard-to-find ingredients (ever tried smoked mandarin orange tea syrup?). Andrea Bennett, Condé Nast Traveler, "3 Best Day Trips from Las Vegas," 5 Mar. 2018 The Big Island has whitefish and mandarin orange slices. Kyle Arnold, OrlandoSentinel.com, "Wacky taco purveyor Jimmy Hula's opening downtown," 11 July 2018 Kid-friendly orange chicken and orange creamsicle recipes Easy-to-peel mandarin oranges have a royal history. Tara Massouleh, AL.com, "Put these colorful acai bowls on your food bucket list," 4 Apr. 2018 What to order at Panera Bread Strawberry Poppyseed Salad with Chicken This salad consists of a base of greens topped with chicken (raised without antibiotics), fresh strawberries, blueberries, pineapple, mandarin oranges, and toasted pecan pieces. Health.com, "The 4 Healthiest Menu Items at Panera Bread (Plus 3 Things to Avoid)," 13 July 2018 Under the bright fluorescent lights, giant towers of mandarin oranges from California, blueberries from Chile, and bell peppers from the Netherlands swiftly disappeared into nearby trucks. Sean Patrick Cooper, The New Republic, "Is America Ready for the Next Superstorm?," 4 June 2018 The zippy floral opens with mandarin orange before quickly evolving into the greener hyacinth and rhubarb, of all things. Jenna Rosenstein, Harper's BAZAAR, "Tory Burch Talks Building a Brand, Wellness, and Her Tenth Perfume Just Like Heaven," 14 May 2018 Fragrant flowers and mandarin oranges were favorites among this group. Kelsey Kloss, ELLE Decor, "Home Fragrances: A Brief History, From Ancient Egypt To Today," 5 Aug. 2016

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1771, in the meaning defined above

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