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How do you cook chicory?

Answer . just like spinich, boil it.. Answer . You can saute it in a little oil and garlic.
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What is chicory?

\n . A usually blue-flowered herb related to daisies and grown for its root and for use in salad. The dried ground roots are used to flavor or extend coffee.
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How do you serve chicory?

Serve in a salad with many added flavours. It is important to complement the bitterness without masking it. A basic vinaigrette with wine vinegar, mustard, honey and good qual (MORE)
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What are the benefits of chicory?

Many of the benefits of chicory are found in the leaves, which contain flavenoids and tannins. These substances have powerful antioxidant activity. Antioxidants are free-radic (MORE)
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When does chicory bloom?

From summer through early fall chicory [ Cichorium intybus ] can be counted on to bloom. The cornflower-blue blossoms open in the morning and tend to close by mid-afternoon. (MORE)
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Where is chicory grown?

All over the world. It may be found in Europe, the Near East, northern and southern Africa, Australia, New Zealand, and North and South America.
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Is chicory a grain?

No, it's a plant somewhat like lettuce. The leaves are used as a green and the roots are dried, ground and used as an additive or substitute in some coffee.
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How do you prepare chicory?

Chicory plants are available and harvested during spring and summer by cutting off just below the rosette. Chicory greens may be eaten as a salad or cooked. Young chicory leav (MORE)