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A water plant that floats on top of the water, attached by a stem to roots under the mud below. The flower looks like a shower-head with nuts inside the holes. These nuts are a great food source when ripe. Flowers, seeds, young leaves, stem and roots can be eaten raw or cooked. The root is difficult to get to because it’s buried under the mud under the water. Because it’s a water plant, there is the possibility of parasites on the plant, so cooking is often recommended.
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A beet-dyed lotus root chip (steeped in simple syrup, dried and sprinkled with vanilla sugar) floats petal-light on top of the drink.
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A nice counterpoint to this savory side dish was wooung, lotus root cooked in a shoyu-sugar sauce.
Some of my favorite specimens for painting include lambs ear, lotus root sections (from our local Asian grocer), gingko, sycamore, the gills of mushrooms, the heads of composite flowers like daisies or feverfew, the center ribs of magnolia leaves, and many more.
I reckoned I wouldn't be able to eat another mouthful, but when faced with stir-fried vegetables complete with lotus root and lily bulb in fragrant sauce (pounds 5.
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After the steamed lotus root was shown to guests, the root was styled on a plate with the sesame sauce and lotus root powder.
On the appetiser front, you can either choose Wagyu beef and mushroom wrap, chicken and lotus root dumpling, Chilean seabass shumai or crispy taro rice rolls.