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cavolo riccio

English translation: Savoy cabbage / curly cabbage

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Italian term or phrase:cavolo riccio
English translation:Savoy cabbage / curly cabbage
Entered by: Catherine Bolton
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15:09 Jul 2, 2004
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Agriculture
Italian term or phrase: cavolo riccio
tipo di verdura
Michele Galuppo
Italy
Local time: 12:05
Savoy cabbage / curly cabbage
Explanation:
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Savoy cabbage (often called curly cabbage) is also a round variety. It has beautifully crinkled pale green leaves. Heads are more loosely packed than the green variety. Used interchangeably with green cabbage, it has a milder flavor and a less crisp, more tender texture. It is principally used for salads.
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Catherine Bolton
Local time: 12:05
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grazie
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5 +3Savoy cabbage / curly cabbage
Catherine Bolton


  

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Savoy cabbage / curly cabbage


Explanation:
From the site listed below:
Savoy cabbage (often called curly cabbage) is also a round variety. It has beautifully crinkled pale green leaves. Heads are more loosely packed than the green variety. Used interchangeably with green cabbage, it has a milder flavor and a less crisp, more tender texture. It is principally used for salads.



    Reference: http://www.fbnr.com/ECguide/ECGhtml/67105.htm
Catherine Bolton
Local time: 12:05
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 8
Grading comment
grazie

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