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Vegetable garden: everything you need to know about the blue tomato in 5 questions

Osu blue. It should be noted, however, that when they ripen, the fruits of this variety are not sky blue but rather an almost black indigo... Blue tomatoes show shades of green and dark purple when young and turn red and indigo when ripe. Only the parts of the fruit exposed to sunlight turn blue. ...

08
Feb
2023

Tomato diseases: symptoms and solutions

o growers, it is possible to prevent the onset of late blight with a few simple steps. If you live in a humid region, it is essential to grow your tomatoes under cover, for example under a tunnel, a well-ventilated greenhouse or a transparent roof. Also, you can limit the moisture on your toma ...

02
June
2022

Cultivate your garden naturally by combining plants!

lemongrass, geranium or peppermint, and lemon basil around your terrace to repel mosquitoes. Companion plantings to avoid garden diseases To protect tomatoes and potatoes from mildew, or gray mold in strawberries, plant alliaceous plants such as garlic, chives or onions nearby, which are natural re ...

25
May
2022

Beef enchiladas: a Mexican recipe

Ingredients Here are the ingredients needed to make beef enchiladas for 4 people: 400 g ground beef 800 g of tomatoes 8 wheat or corn tortillas 1 onion 1 clove of garlic 3 tablespoons of olive oil 2 teaspoons of cumin ½ teaspoon paprika or chili pepper ½ teaspoon garam massala 1 teasp ...

02
Sep
2022

Turkey Colombo with Coconut Milk: A Tasty Recipe

s Here are the ingredients needed to make a turkey colombo with coconut milk for 4 people: 500 g of turkey stir-fry 1 onion 1 clove of garlic 2 tomatoes or 2 to 3 tablespoons tomato pulp 2 teaspoons colombo spices 20 cl of coconut milk 2 tablespoons of chopped parsley salt 2 to 3 tablespo ...

01
Mar
2023

Multicoloured mixed salad: a summer recipe

Ingredients Here are the ingredients needed to make a multi-colored mixed salad for 4 people: 3 medium tomatoes 1 cooked red beet 3 tablespoons of corn kernels 1 ball of mozzarella cheese a few sprigs of fresh basil garlic semolina For the seasoning: olive oil balsamic vinegar salt an ...

29
June
2022

Salmon and zucchini papillote: a recipe for summer

Ingredients Here are the ingredients needed to make a salmon and zucchini papillote for 4 people: 4 salmon fillets 2 large trumpet zucchinis 3 tomatoes a small bunch of fresh basil salt and pepper a drizzle of olive or rapeseed oil Preparation To cook this salmon and zucchini papillote, ...

27
July
2022

Indre-et-Loire : 5 good reasons to visit the Château de la Bourdaisière

in high season from May 1st to September 30th - from 11am to 6pm in low season, i.e. in the months of April and October. 3- There are plenty of tomatoes The Château de la Bourdaisière is home to the Conservatoire National de la Tomate, a garden where this vegetable fruit is king. No less ...

16
Sep
2022

Asparagus and sun-dried tomato clafoutis: an easy recipe

s Here are the ingredients needed to make an asparagus and sun-dried tomato clafoutis for 4 people: a bunch or jar of small asparagus 6 sun-dried tomatoes 2 medium potatoes 3 eggs 20 cl of liquid cream 45 g of flour salt and pepper a knob of butter for the mould Preparation of the fill ...

29
Apr
2022

How to organize an aperitif: ideas and recipes

). Dry sausage, raw ham and other cold cuts. Tapenade, rillettes, terrine, fig jam, ordinary or homemade tomato pesto, tzatziki, hummus. Cherry tomatoes, carrot sticks, radishes, cucumber, melon, grapes, pickles are examples of fruits and vegetables. Nuts and olives are also popular salt ...

11
May
2022

Tips for Successful Salads

dressing if your produce is strong in flavor like dried herring or duck gizzards, and a stronger dressing if your food is fairly neutral like feta and tomatoes. How to dress your mixed salad Very often mixed salads are served in a large dish or a large salad bowl in the middle of the table and ever ...

30
May
2022

Grapefruit stuffed with tuna and corn: an easy and cheap recipe

Ingredients Here are the ingredients needed to make a tuna and corn stuffed grapefruit for 4 people: 2 pink or red grapefruits 140 g of tuna in its natural state 140 g canned corn 2 tablespoons chopped parsley 2 tablespoons of olive oil To note: since the canned tuna is already salty and ...

20
Jan
2023

The Bourdaisière Tomato Festival: the meeting place for gourmet gardeners

he Château de la bourdaisière has a conservatory vegetable garden that was created in 1998 by Louis Albert de Broglie and now has some 650 varieties of tomatoes. An impressive collection, even though scientists estimate that there are 12,000 varieties of tomato in existence throughout the world! ...

24
Aug
2010

Ecology: plastic packaging will gradually disappear from the fruit and vegetable section

ssion fruit and persimmons. As for vegetables, the ban concerns: potatoes, normal carrots, leeks, courgettes, aubergines, peppers, cucumbers, round tomatoes, normal onions and turnips, cabbages, cauliflowers, squashes, Jerusalem artichokes, parsnips, radishes and root vegetables. What about o ...

11
Oct
2021

Batch cooking: 5 tips for getting started

les and reserve them in different bowls, you'll save time because you won't have to come back to them. Start with the cleanest vegetables, such as tomatoes, and finish with the earthiest ones, such as potatoes or carrots. You can then move on to assembling the different dishes such as quiches ...

02
Nov
2021

Umami: 5 things to know about this mystery flavor

s not very complicated to put umami in your dishes. All you need to do is use ingredients that are naturally rich in umami, such as mushrooms, ripe tomatoes or parmesan cheese (so it's easy to see why pizza is such a universally loved dish!). To experiment with this fifth flavor, you can also ...

15
Mar
2022

Health: what is a hiatal hernia?

your stomach with large amounts of food - avoiding Tobacco and alcohol - limit caffeine - limit acidic foods such as citrus fruits and tomatoes - avoid wearing tight clothing around the abdomen - do not go to bed less than 2 hours after eating - elevate your head when y ...

13
June
2022

The Healthy Barbecue: Our 6 Tips

our meal healthier and more balanced, think about vegetable skewers. And there the choice is infinite and the mixtures limitless: peppers, mushrooms, tomatoes, zucchini, eggplant, onions ... All vegetables can be easily grilled. And the preparation is ultra simple: we cut small pieces and alternate ...

16
June
2022

Balanced meal ideas: a week of easy recipes

ative) Exotic Fruit Salad Friday Fish capillote with leek Multicolored Mixed Salad Curd cheese cake Saturday Sauteed shrimp with sun-dried tomatoes Zucchini Quinoa Strawberry Panna Cotta Sunday Tuna Puffs Vegetarian couscous Vegan chocolate mousse To note:in Sunday's menu, I ...

29
June
2022

Venous insufficiency: 6 tips to keep your legs light

suffer from venous insufficiency, it's in your best interest to favor foods and beverages rich in polyphenols such as green tea, grapes, red fruits, tomatoes, chocolate and even red wine in moderation! To keep your legs light, it is advisable to eat plenty of fresh fruits and vegetables of all c ...

18
Aug
2022