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Winged Bean (Dambala)

By: | 1 Comment | On: January 29, 2013 | Category : Vegetables

Winged Bean (Dambala)

A type of bean easy to find all around the world. This plant grows as a vine with climbing stems and leaves 3-4mtrs in height. This is a tropical plant & we in sri lanka prepare wing beans in many different ways., As a sambol, as a curry & consumable...

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Green Beans (Bonchi)

By: | 0 Comments | On: January 25, 2013 | Category : Vegetables

Green Beans (Bonchi) - Sri Lanka

Green Beans also known as french beans & string beans in the northeastern & western united states. Snap beans or squeaky beans are the unripe plant of a specific cultivated  in varieties of the common bean. These green bean varieties have been bred especially for the fleshness, flavor or sweetness...

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Potatoes (Ala)

By: | 0 Comments | On: January 25, 2013 | Category : Vegetables

Potatoes (Ala) Sri Lanka

The english word of potato comes from the spanish word “Patata”. The name potato originally refers to a type of sweet potato. The potato was 1st domesticated in the region of modern day southern Peru & extreme north western Bolivia between 8000 & 5000 BCE. It has since spread around...

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Chili Pepper (Rathu Kochchi)

By: | 0 Comments | On: January 23, 2013 | Category : Vegetables

Chili Pepper (Rathu Kochchi)

Chili pepper is the spicy fruit of plants in the genus Capsicum; sometimes spelled chilli in the UK and chile in the Southwestern US. In the world is one of the most well known aroma and it’s consumed as powder or in several kinda sauces (enchilada sauces, Szechuan sauce and...

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Bitter Gourd (Karavila)

By: | 0 Comments | On: January 21, 2013 | Category : Vegetables

Bitter Gourd (Karavila)

Bitter gourd known in sri lanka Karavila.and may parts of the world they used the name of Bitter melon,this is a vegetable you can use as cooked and fresh. Many Asian counties famous for bitter gourd salad. High herbal value on this,Sri Lankans love to have karavila curry at their...

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