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What herb can you substitute for chives?


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Answered 2011-06-13 16:53:10

Depending on their use, green onion or also known as scallion will be your most ideal trade out. It is a bit bigger, but still conical shaped and slices into rings nicely, and although it has a stronger onion taste and scent, it is still less than actually using an onion.

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