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    Dawns sprout thread reminded me, i've been buying sprouts tops from my local greengrocer - they're absolutely delicious and not expensive at all, they costs me around 55p for maybe 1/2 a dozen or so.

    You chop off the hard stalks, slice and wash the leaves then chuck in some boiling water or steam, when they're done add a small knob of butter if required. They don't wilt as much as cabbage so don't leave them for ages expecting them to.

    Really, they are lovely and they have teensy teensy tiny sprouts on too!
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    I hate sprouts and cabbage but the sprout tops look quite nice! What do you make them with?
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    what do make them with? sprout tops!










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    what's a green grocer?














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    I have a sprout thread?

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    yeah, sprouts popped up first










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    Quote Originally Posted by britchick, post: 121079
    what's a green grocer?
    it's sorta like the veg bit in the supermarket BUT.......

    here's the best bit.....

    all they sell is fruit and veg is in a shop, nothing else - how amazing is *that*?!










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    I'm potting my sprouts on into bigger pots in a minute.

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    wow!!!! do you know within a mile of my house is agricultural land, can i get fresh vegetables other that from the supermarket??? something wrong with that dont ya think?














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    Quote Originally Posted by britchick, post: 121089
    wow!!!! do you know within a mile of my house is agricultural land, can i get fresh vegetables other that from the supermarket??? something wrong with that dont ya think?

    how crazy is that?










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