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  Watch Your Garden Grow - Cauliflower
Cauliflower is a cool-season vegetable and is more difficult to grow than other members of the cabbage family.
It is important to start cauliflower early enough that it matures before the heat of the summer but not so early that it is injured by the cold.
Cauliflower plants should be kept growing vigorously from the seedling stage through harvest.
www.urbanext.uiuc.edu /veggies/cauliflower1.html   (740 words)

  
  Cauliflower - Uncyclopedia, the content-free encyclopedia
Cauliflower is in season in Europe from June until the autumn, in the U.S. from autumn to spring.
Because cauliflower is highly susceptible to frost, people, criticism, and hot weather, about 78% of the U.S. crop is grown in California, where the weather is favorable and the people are synthetic.
An English dish for which a cauliflower is washed, trimmed, parboiled, dribbled, and lubed, then drained and torn into strips which are dipped in batter and fried in artery-clogging deep fat.
uncyclopedia.org /wiki/Cauliflower   (762 words)

  
 Cauliflower wears the crown - The Boston Globe
The cauliflower puree maintains that creamy texture that is one of the comforting aspects of mashed potatoes, and the flavor, while not potatoes, does have an elusive sweetness.
Cauliflower, a cruciferous vegetable, is high in vitamin C and other antioxidants, is a source of iron, and is much lower in carbohydrates and calories than potatoes.
Cauliflower might seem to be a cold-weather vegetable; Sage chef and owner Anthony Susi adds pureed cauliflower to an autumn fish dish.
www.boston.com /ae/food/articles/2004/05/19/cauliflower_wears_the_crown   (667 words)

  
 Growing Cauliflower
Cauliflower must be grown at a continuous, steady rate through it entire life, from seedling to harvest.
Cauliflower is usually set out as transplants that were started indoors 6 to 8 weeks before planting.
Cauliflower grows best during sunny days with air temperatures of 70°F. If temperatures are above 80°F. during curd formation, leaves may form in the head, it may become rough in texture, or have a purple or green coloration.
www.ipm.iastate.edu /ipm/hortnews/1997/2-28-1997/cauliflower.html   (674 words)

  
 Cauliflower
"Cauliflower," Mark Twain once said, "is nothing but cabbage with a college education".
Remember though, not only is cauliflower an interesting addition to your plate, it is loaded with vitamin C, folate, vitamin K, and fiber - nutrients that can protect your against osteoporosis, bruises and heart disease.
One-half cup of cauliflower has about 50 percent of your recommended daily amount of vitamin C. That is more C than in a whole cup of pineapple.
www.bellybytes.com /bytes/cauliflower.shtml   (722 words)

  
 Cauliflower
Cauliflower is a cool season crop, closely related to broccoli, cabbage, kale, turnips and mustard.
Cauliflower requires high magnesium levels and shows deficiency symptoms readily when soils are too acid or the element is in short supply.
Cauliflower should be moved to market rapidly or placed in 32 to 35F storage.
www.ces.ncsu.edu /depts/hort/hil/hil-10.html   (1553 words)

  
 Cooking lessons from Rome - The Boston Globe
Cauliflower romanesco is a variety that, like our white cauliflower, has a tightly compact head of florets attached by clusters of stalks.
Cauliflower is such a staple of Roman cuisine that as far as I can tell, there isn't a menu in the city now that isn't serving it in some form: as a soup; a vegetable side dish, called contorni; or as a pasta sauce.
When I serve cauliflower as a side dish, my favorite preparations are either to steam it whole and dress it with olive oil and salt, or to roast the florets with olive oil and salt until they turn light brown and slightly crisp.
www.boston.com /ae/food/articles/2007/03/14/cooking_lessons_from_rome   (479 words)

  
 All About Cauliflower Kitchen Knowledge   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Cauliflower is closely related to broccoli but has a denser, more compact head, and it is most often white.
The first variety of orange cauliflower, which was smaller and not as flavorful, was discovered in Canada in 1970 but it took decades of crossbreeding to finally develop the variety that is now available.
When cauliflower is done, a whole head should be placed on a plate and allowed to sit for a few minutes for the water to drain before preparing to serve.
www.recipetips.com /knowledge.asp?id=864&catitemid=114   (1742 words)

  
 WHFoods: Cauliflower
Cauliflower lacks the green chlorophyll found in other members of the cruciferous family of vegetables like broccoli, cabbage and kale, because the leaves of the plant shield the florets from the sun as they grow.
Cauliflower, a cruciferous vegetable, is in the same plant family as broccoli, kale, cabbage and collards.
One cup of boiled cauliflower is an excellent source of vitamin C (91.5% of the DV), folate (13.6% of the DV), and dietary fiber (13.4% of the DV).
www.whfoods.com /genpage.php?tname=foodspice&dbid=13   (2823 words)

  
 healthy recipes, cooking, cauliflower, giardiniera
Cauliflower, like broccoli and cabbage, belongs to the cruciferous family of vegetables which has been shown to be effective in fighting certain forms of cancer.
Cauliflower is considerably younger than cabbage, originating sometime after the beginning of the common era (the birth of Christ), in the Mediterranean and Asia Minor.
Since most cauliflower is packed in plastic wrap, you'll have to work a little bit to inspect what are called the jacket leaves, the greens that wrap the bottom and sides of the cauliflower like giant hands.
www.samcooks.com /relish/cauliflower.htm   (1780 words)

  
 WHFoods: Cauliflower
Cauliflower, a cruciferous vegetable, is in the same plant family as broccoli, kale, cabbage and collards.
Cauliflower traces its ancestry to the wild cabbage, a plant thought to have originated in ancient Asia Minor, which resembled kale or collards more than the vegetable that we now know it to be.
One cup of boiled cauliflower is an excellent source of vitamin C (91.5% of the DV), folate (13.6% of the DV), and dietary fiber (13.4% of the DV).
worldshealthiestfoods.com /genpage.php?tname=foodspice&dbid=13   (2840 words)

  
 Food / Recipes | WFAA.com
His contribution to cauliflower rehab is this roasted cauliflower soup, based on his mom's simple steamed cauliflower with butter and salt.
While the cauliflower is cooking, preheat the oven to 350 F. Grate the toasted bread on a box grater.
Thinly slice the reserved cauliflower florets and combine with the bread crumbs, the leaves from the remaining 4 thyme sprigs and the pine nuts in a bowl.
www.wfaa.com /sharedcontent/features/food/apps2/102506cckkFOODcauliflower.73819e9e.html   (557 words)

  
 Produce Pete: Cauliflower - Produce Pete   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Known as the "queen of garden vegetables", cauliflower is actually a densely packed head of tiny, unopened flower buds that form clusters called florets.
Ricing doesn't mean the cauliflower is spoiled, but it won't have quite the flavor or crispness of a firm, compact head.
Riced cauliflower is a little softer and should be cooked for a shorter period.
www.wnbc.com /producepete/10072165/detail.html   (277 words)

  
 All About Cauliflower   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Like its cousins - broccoli and cabbage - cauliflower, a member of the cruciferous family, is recognized for its cancer-fighting benefits.
Cauliflower is low in calories (only 25 per serving!), very low in sodium and has no fat, saturated fat or cholesterol.
A serving of cauliflower provides 10% of the Recommended Daily Value of folate, 8% of the RDV of dietary fiber and potassium and 100% of the RDV of vitamin C. And, of course, that serving counts toward the recommended 5-A-Day servings of fruits and vegetables.
www.oceanmist.com /cauliflower.htm   (640 words)

  
 Cauliflower
Cauliflower is the most exacting member of the cabbage family in the climatic
Cauliflower is good raw in a tossed green salad, with dip as an hors d'oeuvre, or tossed with
Cauliflower is a mild tasting, nutritious vegetable of the cabbage family, which with
extension.usu.edu /files/foodpubs/fn240.html   (2085 words)

  
 What's Cauliflower Ear?
Wrestlers and boxers are more likely to have cauliflower ear because their ears may be hit while they're in a match.
For cauliflower ear to form, the ear has to be struck hard enough for a large blood clot (lump of blood) to develop under the skin.
Another way cauliflower ear can happen is when the ear's skin is stripped away from the cartilage, the flexible material that gives a normal ear its shape.
kidshealth.org /kid/talk/qa/cauliflower_ear.html   (380 words)

  
 Fresh1 - Cauliflower
The word “cauliflower” translates into “cabbage flower”; in Latin, which is appropriate considering it is a member of the cabbage family.
Cauliflower is quick and easy to prepare and serves as a great snack.
Cauliflower is low in calories, fat, and is cholesterol-free, high in vitamin C, and a good source of folate.
www.thefresh1.com /cauliflower.asp   (237 words)

  
 Cauliflower - Steve Manfredi - Good Living - Entertainment - smh.com.au
She likes to serve sweet, fresh cauliflower very simply, "perhaps with bagna cauda; steamed and served with brown butter, parsley, sieved egg and breadcrumbs; or as a smooth cream of cauliflower soup".
Place 450g of cauliflower florets, 1 peeled garlic clove, 200g of peeled small onions, a bay leaf, a sprig of thyme and a chilli in a hot, sterile preserving jar.
Then, drain the cauliflower and dress with a little olive oil, season with salt and pepper and toss with some chopped chilli and parsley.
www.smh.com.au /news/steve-manfredi/cauliflower/2005/08/04/1123125839616.html   (555 words)

  
 Cauliflower, All About Vegetables on the Worldwide Gourmet
The popular cauliflower is believed to have come from the Levant (Cyprus) thanks to Genoese sailors who introduced to France in the 18th century.
Purple cauliflower, rich in tannins, is best enjoyed raw or "al dente." A quick in-and-out in the skillet will release all its taste.
Cook the cauliflower in a liter of chicken stock; in a pan, gently sauté a finely chopped onion and 250 ml of green apple; purée all the ingredients with a little milk, a dash of curry and a pinch of saffron.
www.theworldwidegourmet.com /vegetables/cauliflower/cauliflower.htm   (766 words)

  
 5ADay: Fruit & Vegetable of the Month: Cauliflower   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Cauliflower, as its name implies, is a flower growing from a plant.
Cauliflower is generally available year round, but it is usually more plentiful in autumn.
When selecting cauliflower, look for heads that are white or creamy white, firm, compact, and heavy for their size.
www.5aday.gov /month/cauliflower.html   (933 words)

  
 Simply Recipes: Roasted Cauliflower Recipe
Cauliflower is a very hardy vegetable, and sometimes roasting alone will not cook it fully through.
I roast my cauliflower whole, rubbing it with a generous amount of olive oil before putting it into the oven.
I love cauliflower anyway so I was an easy sell but this is so simple and easy, it's a keeper.
www.elise.com /recipes/archives/000933roasted_cauliflower.php   (1872 words)

  
 Cauliflower Corals
Cauliflower coral (Pocillopora meandrina) is found in shallow areas where there are strong currents or strong wave action.
It was the first to colonize new lava flows and is considered one of the most important pioneering corals.
Cauliflower coral is 16 inches (40 cm) or larger in diameter.
library.thinkquest.org /J002237/corals/cauliflower.htm   (92 words)

  
 Minnesota harvested 81,000 acres of processing peas in 1999 ranking highest producer in the nation
Cauliflower is a cool season crop that may be planted early or late in the growing season.
Cauliflower is hand-harvested and cut with 1 or whorls of leaves to protect the head (14).
The cabbage maggot is a sporadic pest of cauliflower.
www.ipmcenters.org /cropprofiles/docs/MNcauliflower.html   (5129 words)

  
 Sweet Cherry Crop Profile
Cauliflower is sold either processed or as a fresh vegetable.
Suggested insect-control measures for cauliflower are similar to those for broccoli, Brussels sprouts, and cabbage (7).
Weed control in cauliflower fields is similar to measures used for broccoli, Brussels sprouts, cabbage, kale, collards, turnip greens, mustard greens, turnip, rutabaga, and radish (9).
pestdata.ncsu.edu /cropprofiles/docs/ORCauliflower.html   (735 words)

  
 Crop Tips and Recipes
Cauliflower is yet another member of the massive cabbage family.
Cauliflowers are very low in calories, but rich in vitamin C, the B complex, and vitamin K-which helps blood clotting).
when the cauliflower is tender, stir in the spinach, the dahl, and the lemon juice.
www.brookfieldfarm.org /cauliflower.htm   (388 words)

  
 Cauliflower
Cauliflower is an excellent source of vitamin C and a good source of folic acid.
Cauliflower can be found in the produce section of most health food stores, specialty markets, and supermarkets.
Besides the common white variety, cauliflower is occasionally found in green and a vibrant purple color that turns pale green during cooking.
www.pccnaturalmarkets.com /health/Food_Guide/Cauliflower.htm   (383 words)

  
 Cauliflower - Glossary - Hormel Foods
Orange Cauliflower, which may also be referred to as Golden or Yellow Cauliflower, is grown for its bright color and abundance of viatmin A, which significantly exceeds the amount in White Cauliflower.
For Green Cauliflower, a hybrid vegetable is produced that is a cross between Cauliflower and broccoli.
In addition to the various colors, Cauliflower is also grown as a miniture version, providing a smaller head that can be prepared and served in the same manner as traditional sized Cauliflower, but is more compact for single servings.
www.hormel.com /kitchen/glossary.asp?id=33129&catitemid=   (640 words)

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