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  • n. Plural form of floweret.


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  • There is a difference between the Organic broccoli in a small corner of a big box grocery store, available January to December, and the limited-time-only flowerets from a stand at a local farmers’ market.

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  • According to OkCupid. com, which conducted an analysis of the profiles of its 3.2 million users, straight men aren't the delicate flowerets that people make them out to be at all.

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  • Cut a medium-sized head of cauliflower into bite-sized flowerets, then cook in boiling water for 10 minutes and let drain in a colander in the sink.

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  • He removes the core in one large piece, let the freed flowerets fall to the counter and cut only where there is a nautural break or bound stem and there is tremendously less mess and waste.

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  • Wash cauliflower and remove core, then cut and break into small flowerets.

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  • Bring large pot of water to a boil while you trim broccoli and cut into small flowerets.

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  • Wash broccoli and cut into same-sized flowerets, keeping a few inches of stem on the pieces.

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  • To avoid the mess from trimming broccoli, cut through the stem part, then pull flowerets apart.

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  • Start with 5-6 cups of fresh broccoli, cut into bite sized flowerets, then blanched for just a couple of minutes in boiling water.

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  • Cut apart broccoli flowerets so pieces are the same size and each flower end is less than an inch across.

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