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Rhubarb at Its Crunchiest Best

Go to Recipe Go to Video As long as it is rhubarb season, we’ll be presenting rhubarb dishes here at Dancing Tomatoes because we love everything about it.  Heterogeneity – Fruit or Veg? We’ve established its origins (Asia); we know it inspired the Romans to name it after people with no manners (Barbarians), we’ve included …

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Rhubarb, The barbaric fruit (or is it a vegetable)

Go to Recipe Go to Video Barbarian root.  Grrr.  That sounds so evil, mean, unhealthy. Yet it is the English translation of the Latin name for rhubarb, reuburbarum, most likely derived from its extreme acidity and the vivid color of its stems.  It is a huge misnomer because, truly, for a barbarian the rhubarb is …

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