courgette


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courgette

chiefly Brit a small variety of vegetable marrow, cooked and eaten as a vegetable
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Elegantly adapted by screenwriter Celine Sciamma from Gilles Paris' 2002 novel, My Life As A Courgette runs to a sprightly 66 minutes but packs a bigger emotional wallop than films twice the length.
Wrap the courgette 3 Wrap the courgette ribbons around the salmon fillets, making sure the ends are underneath, then put the salmon into a baking dish.
Chocolate and courgette is the classic combo when it comes to muffins but courgettes are so tasteless that you can pretty much use whatever you like with them.
After four to five ladles of stock, add the fried courgettes and stir until they are well mixed and hot.
3 spread the pastry with the ricotta mix, leaving a border of 1cm around the edge, then press the courgette slices into the ricotta.
Toss the cooked courgette slices in the pesto sauce.
Spoon the courgette and onion mix over the base of the tart.
Italia (diced onions, carrots, tomatoes, leeks, pea pods, courgette, green peppers and red peppers).
Females aged 45+ are a key courgette consumer and this age group tend to favour "healthier" foods such as mackerel, tomato and melons.
In a large bowl, toss the pasta with the courgette and corn, 300g halved cherry tomatoes, 6 slices cooked bacon, coarsely chopped, 25g grated Parmesan, a handful of basil leaves, and 125ml Newman's Own Ranch Dressing.
3 Finely chop any remaining courgette and put into a small saucepan.