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endive:

see chicorychicory
or succory
, Mediterannean herb (Cichorium intybus) of the family Asteraceae (aster family), naturalized in North America, where the tall stalks of usually blue flowers are common along waysides and are known as blue-sailors.
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endive

a plant, Cichorium endivia, cultivated for its crisp curly leaves, which are used in salads: family Asteraceae (composites)
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Endive with Mango Salsa 2 large mangos, peeled, cored, finely diced 1 red onion, finely diced 1 bell pepper, finely diced 3 Tbsp lime juice 2/3 c cilantro, chopped Salt and pepper (to taste) 6 oz endive bottoms, trimmed, leaves separated 1.
For aliciotti con I'indivia (anchovies with endive), for example, Pavoncello advises: "grab the head of the endive in one hand and die stem in the other, twist and pull the stem off; everything that's not good will come away." He demonstrates this technique with the same efficient movements he once used to craft wood into furniture.
MAYBE WE COULD TALK ABOUT WAYS TO PREPARE AND EAT ENDIVE, TOO.
"'Endive' in Latin origins is 'endivi' from Egyptian origin 'in-touba,' in-touba being the coldest month of the year in the Pharoanic calendar.
It is said to provide more Vitamin K in a 3-gram serving size (94% DV) than one cup of Romaine Lettuce or Endive (70% DV).
Choose hardy lettuce varieties such as Arctic King or Valdor and sow them in short shallow rows every four weeks alongside radicchio, endive, winter purslane, corn salad and land cress.
Highlights of the menu for the Culinary Week in 2009 include delicious starters such as Belgian asparagus with smoked salmon and vanilla sauce, rabbit terrine with Brussels endive and Flandria tomato salad with North Sea shrimps.
BBQ chicken chop at CPK Chinese, chicken salad at Chinchins, Rock shrimp + yellow tail sashimi at Nobu, Crispy beef at Mr.Chow's, endive salad at Le Petite, four curry chicken salad at Urth Cafe, my beloved double double at INnOut.
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Ten weeks before frost, plant winter lettuce ('Winter Density" or "Rouge d'Hiver') and the endives. "Batavian Full Heart" is a good endive, sold by Baker Creek Seed.
To be consistent, shouldn't left-wing senators be demanding that McDonald's be forced to invest in the production of "alternative" foods--say, Belgian endive?