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see walnutwalnut,
common name for some members of the Juglandaceae, a family of chiefly deciduous, resinous trees characterized by large and aromatic compound leaves. Species of the walnut family are indigenous mostly to the north temperate zone, but also range from Central America along
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Tree up to 80ft (24m) with opposite leaves and sticky, egg-shaped fruit. Inner bark used as astringent to stop bleeding, rheumatism, pain. Nuts and bark are antiseptic, used to expel tapeworms, fungus, tumors.
Edible Plant Guide © 2012 Markus Rothkranz

butternut, white walnut

A moderately soft, medium-textured, low-density wood of light to pale brown color. The walnut-like grain is used particularly for decorative veneer.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Even if you don't fancy today's soup as you think it may be too spicy, I would still recommend you try making a smooth blended soup from butternut squash.
2 Put your butternut squash in a roasting tray and drizzle with a tablespoon of the olive oil.
Department of Agriculture's (USDA) stated butternut squash nutrient levels, which represents a composite average based on separate USDA testing.
Critique: Another terrific romance novel by a master of the genre, Mary McNear's "Moonlight On Butternut Lake" is an exceptional and highly recommended addition to personal reading list and community library romance novel collections.
The Asian Heartnut has been introduced into this country for commercial purposes and morphed into an invasive species, occasionally crossing with native butternut and less frequently with black walnut.
Bake in the oven for 20-25 minutes, until the butternut squash is tender.
Per Serving (2 cups): calories 150 | sodium 170 mg | total fat 9 g sat fat 1.5 g | carbs 15 g | protein 5 g | fiber 6 g Roasted Broccoli & Butternut Salad 4 cups small broccoli florets 2 cups cubed butternut squash 1 Tbs.
recently opened sales on 18 new construction homes at Butternut Ridge in Manhattan.
28 February 2013 a[euro]" US bakery products maker Flowers Foods Inc (NYSE:FLO) is about to buy bankrupt peer Hostess Brands Inc's Wonder Bread, Butternut, Home Pride, Merita and Nature's Pride brands for USD360m (EUR273.9m), Reuters reported, quoting a source in the know.
Serves 4 INGREDIENTS 5 sprays calorie controlled cooking spray 425g cooked mashed potato 300g cooked butternut squash 100g lightly cooked cabbage, chopped 50g feta cheese, chopped 25g plain flour pinch ground black pepper METHOD?
The four flavors are: Organic Hearty Tomato, made with a tomato base, chunks of vine-ripened tomatoes and a touch of garlic; Organic Roasted Red Pepper and Tomato, combing roasted red peppers with vine-ripened tomatoes, farm-fresh organic cream and sea salt; Organic Cashew Carrot Ginger, building on flavors from organic coconut, cashews and spices, along with a creamy blend of organic carrots, roasted garlic and ginger (dairy-free); and Organic Butternut Squash Bisque, made with pieces of organic butternut squash and carrots with hints of nutmeg, cinnamon and ginger.