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see under maplemaple,
common name for the genus Acer of the Aceraceae, a family of deciduous trees and shrubs of the Northern Hemisphere, found mainly in temperate regions and on tropical mountain slopes. Acer, the principal genus, includes the many maples and the box elder.
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maple syrup

[′mā·pəl ′sir·əp]
(food engineering)
Syrup made from the sap of certain maple trees, particularly the sugar maple.
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There's nothing like eating fresh-off-the-griddle pancakes topped with authentic maple syrup while surrounded by nature.
The severity of the clinical phenotypes (unexplained lethargy, developmental delay, impaired motor function, mental retardation, feeding difficulty and maple syrup odor of the urine) varied considerably between the patients.
Serve the hotcakes topped with fruit and yogurt, drizzled with a little extra maple syrup or honey.
Maple syrup was the fourth most-used sweetener, with 53 percent reporting they used it in the previous month.
After a competitive bidding process, the state will award a contract to a qualified maple syrup producer, which allows that producer to collect sap on specified state lands.
In honor of this sweet, sweet holiday, here are a few recipes to whip up and top off with some maple syrup.
Cook blueberries with one teaspoon of maple syrup until boiling then turn down heat and simmer until fruit breaks down.
In the case of the maple initiative, Morgan says, "it was a great way to educate our customers-many of whom associate maple syrup with the maple products that are used for pancakes, which have no maple in them at all.
Only a few days earlier, Weaver had been in California presenting the maple syrup findings at an American Chemical Society meeting.
The maple syrup contains almost 54 type of different antioxidant compounds these are very helpful for the proper and normal growth.
QUINTO LOUNGE This new cafe in Sutton Coldfield has a triple stack of buttermilk pancakes with either banana, strawberries, peach sauce and Greek yoghurt or crispy bacon and maple syrup for PS6.