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Cardamoms

(kär`dəməmz), Thai Banthat, Khmer Kravanh, mountain group extending c.100 mi (160 km) along the Thai-Cambodian border, E of Chanthaburi, SE Thailand. The mountains receive monsoon rains and have a dense vegetation cover. A Khmer RougeKhmer Rouge
, name given to native Cambodian Communists. Khmer Rouge soldiers, aided by North Vietnamese and Viet Cong troops, began a large-scale insurgency against government forces in 1970, quickly gaining control over more than two thirds of the country.
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 stronghold in the late 20th cent., the Cambodian Cardamoms remain relatively undeveloped and preserve many unusual species. Some 2.44 million acres (809,000 hectares) in the Cardamoms are part of a protected forest and two wildlife sancturies,
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The growth response of fungus was calculated to assess the comparative effects of different concentrations of Black pepper and Cardamom methanolic extracts on fungus by following formula:
ochroleuca to Methanolic Extract of Black Pepper and Cardamom: The in vitro antifungal potential of Black pepper and cardamom extracts was noted against A.
In the Middle-East countries, traditionally cardamom is used along with coffee in making of a beverage Gahwa [8].
Literature survey revealed that in recent years, there have been several research studies on the chemical composition of cardamom fruits from around the world.
which comprises samples from 40 or so bones and teeth, combined with data from four other sites, we now have an idea of when the ritual occurred and an indication of the uniformity of the practice over a considerable area throughout the Cardamoms.
According to Marie Martin, the Cardamoms were inhabited by three ethnic groups--the Pear-Pou, the Suoy and the Sam-re.
Green cardamom is the common name for seed pods from the Elettaria plant which is widely cultivated in India and Malaysia.
3Leave to cool for 15 mins, remove vanilla and cardamom pods and serve with vanilla ice cream for a delish rhubarb dessert to rival Nana's crumble.
The FFI has appealed for international funds to help Cambodian authorities to protect the Cardamoms and manage existing conservation areas.
Add the cornflour, white chocolate chips, crushed cardamom seeds and soaked mango pieces roughly chopped.
I've also added cardamom and cinnamon; these distinctively flavoured spices launch this curry to a whole new scrumptious level.
SPICED MANDARIN CHEESECAKE (serves 6-8) INGREDIENTS: 2 x 298g tins or cartons of mandarin segments FOR THE BASE: 190g digestive biscuits 90g unsalted butter Butter for greasing FOR THE FILLING: 400g cream cheese 120g icing sugar 300ml double cream Zest of 1 orange SPICES: 1/2tsp green cardamom powder (ground cardamom seeds) 1/4tsp fennel powder (ground fennel seeds) 1/4tsp star anise powder (or some grated nutmeg) 1 whole star anise for garnish (optional) METHOD: Grease a 20cm spring-form cake tin with the butter.