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A question about a recipe: Walking Spanish Down the Hall Part 2; Homage to Catalonia

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I have a question about the recipe "Walking Spanish Down the Hall Part 2; Homage to Catalonia" from pierino. OH GOD I hate to ask this question but what is a ramps?

asked by Fran McGinty over 5 years ago
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pierino

pierino is a trusted source on General Cooking and Tough Love.

added over 5 years ago

Ramps are similar to scallions but difficult to find outside of the east coast

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added over 5 years ago

ramps are wild leeks

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added over 5 years ago

wild leeks, scallions, wild garlic

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added over 5 years ago

Ramps are what got Rapunzel in trouble.
For a photo: http://chicagoist.com/2008...

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pierino

pierino is a trusted source on General Cooking and Tough Love.

added over 5 years ago

And now that I'm no longer trying to reply from a smartphone in an airport, yes, ramps have a flavor profile somewhere between leek and garlic.

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added over 5 years ago

susan g thanks for the link .Thank you all.