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microgreens

Syllabification: mi·cro·greens
Pronunciation: /ˈmīkrōˌɡrēnz
 
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Definition of microgreens in English:

plural noun

The shoots of salad vegetables such as arugula, Swiss chard, mustard, beetroot, etc., picked just after the first leaves have developed.
Example sentences
  • Picture horse-drawn vegetable wagons, like those that worked the Bronx well into the 1940s, piled high with organic microgreens.
  • It consisted of two scallops, a small mound of microgreens and a tiny Parmesan basket filled with more microgreens in a bacon vinaigrette.
  • For the crispy prosciutto salad: In small bowl, combine frisee and microgreens.

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