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Bok choy can be washed whole, but depending on the preparation, napa cabbage leaves should be separated and rinsed if meant to be kept whole, or split the head in half and run it under the faucet as you would a leek to clean.Cabbage is always there for you. Here’s how to give it the respect it deserves.|Aaron Hutcherson|February 19, 2021|Washington Post
The end result was a sheet of bronzed chicken with a heap of soft-but-not-mushy peas and leeks infused with the rendered chicken fat.The Best Recipes to Cook This Week, According to Eater Staffers Who Actually Cooked Them|Eater Staff|January 29, 2021|Eater
Silky, creamy leek and potato soup is so classic and comforting.6 seasonal soups to begin — or become — your Thanksgiving meal|Kari Sonde|November 23, 2020|Washington Post
That will require a different number of, say, shallots or leeks for the same volume.Onions, shallots, scallions and leeks are mostly interchangeable in recipes. Here’s how to use what you have.|Becky Krystal|November 23, 2020|Washington Post
Lon did so with a proper pantomime of indifference, but it was a leek to eat, and there was no denying it.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 4 (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
Ees eet dat de amiable Mrs. Croydon she do have a deeferent husband leek a sailor mans een all de harbors?Love in a Cloud|Arlo Bates
We got out to the road about dark, and reached Leek, Springs where we found some grass, and camped.Journal of a Trip to California by the Overland Route Across the Plains in 1850-51|E. S. (Eleazer Stillman) Ingalls
Though my head be like a leek, white, may not my heart be like the blade, green?
It is said that Mr. Wardle, of Leek, is now seeking for dyes of pure unadulterated colours, and mordants to fix them.Needlework As Art|Marian Alford