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6 March 2012: Spring Onions in Cream

March 6, 2012

Tags: Spring Onions, Spring Shallots, Classical Southern Cooking, The Kentucky Housewife, Lettice Bryan

Spring Onions in Cream
Among the loveliest and yet most neglected flavors of spring are true spring onions, the first slender, bright sprouts of the new growing season. Loosely — and misleadingly — labeled “green” onions, and today available year round, immature onion sprouts, like asparagus, were once strictly seasonal, available for only a few precious weeks. (more…)