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samphire

1. an umbelliferous plant, Crithmum maritimum, of Eurasian coasts, having fleshy divided leaves and clusters of small greenish-white flowers
2. golden samphire a Eurasian coastal plant, Inula crithmoides, with fleshy leaves and yellow flower heads: family Asteraceae (composites)
3. another name for glasswort
4. any of several other plants of coastal areas
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Most of the larger supermarkets should have packets of samphire in among the vegetables but if you can't find it, then a decent fishmonger will probably have some.
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Would the Samphire -named after the delicious salty vegetable of the sea - live up to its glowing reputation?
INGREDIENTS (Serves 4) 1 cooked lobster (600-800g); 500g long red chillies; 1tsp cumin seed; 50g ginger paste; 25g crushed garlic; 150ml white wine vinegar; 250ml water; 2tsp salt; 50g sugar; 75ml mustard oil; 200g butter diced; For samphire salad: Coriander to taste; Samphire to taste; curry leaf to taste; Splash of coconut oil METHOD 1.
barbecue chilli butter lobster INGREDIENTS (Serves 4) 1 cooked lobster (600-800g); 500g long red chillies; 1tsp cumin seed; 50g ginger paste; 25g crushed garlic; 150ml white wine vinegar; 250ml water; 2tsp salt; 50g sugar; 75ml mustard oil; 200g butter diced; For samphire salad: Coriander to taste; Samphire to taste; curry leaf to taste; Splash of coconut oil METHOD 1.
barbecue chilli butter lobster INGREDIENTS Serves 4) cooked lobster (600-800g); 500g long red chillies; 1tsp cumin seed; 50g ginger paste; 25g crushed garlic; 150ml white wine vinegar; 250ml water; 2tsp salt; 50g sugar; 75ml mustard oil; 200g butter diced; For samphire salad: Coriander to taste; Samphire to taste; curry leaf to taste; Splash of coconut oil METHOD 1.
The vegetables include Salsola soda (agretti); Crithmum maritimum (rock samphire); Beta maritima (sea beet); Aster tripolium (sea aster); Salicornia bigelovii (samphire); and Portulaca oleracea (common purslane).
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The taste of seaweed in the crust and the samphire in this dish evokes memories of being by the seaside, with the smell of salt and the sound of seagulls in the air.
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The menu features Mediterranean and Middle Eastern cuisine, with signature dishes such as buttered tiger prawns with pickled lemon, Taggiasca olives and samphire, and Datterino tomato bruschetta with marinated anchovies.