tomatillo

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n tomatillo small edible yellow to purple tomato-like fruit enclosed in a bladderlike husk
    • n tomatillo annual of Mexico and southern United States having edible purplish viscid fruit resembling small tomatoes
    • n tomatillo Mexican annual naturalized in eastern North America having yellow to purple edible fruit resembling small tomatoes
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Usage

In literature:

He's probably laid half those hot tomatillos there at the bar.
"Life Blood" by Thomas Hoover
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In news:

Seeds from tomatoes and tomatillos can be saved and planted.
We dug up that story, have copied the instructions here and added notes at the end about how to tweak the process for tomatillos .
It was made with avocado and tomatillos but no tomatoes, which made me happy since I hate tomatoes.
2 large tomatillos (about 8 ounces total).
When oil begins to smoke, add tomatillos , onion, chile and garlic.
3 medium tomatillos (about 2 oz.
Coconut Ginger Shrimp, Southwestern Sweet Potato Bites, and Tomatillo Guacamole.
At MexZican Gourmet, must-trys on the menu include the Chef 's three signature salsas of cilantro-tomatillo, smoky chipotle, and jalapeƱo served with homemade chips.
Shrimp and Snapper Seviche with Tomatillos.
Tomatillo Salsa with Grilled Chicken.
Tangy Tomatillo Salad with Sun-Dried Tomatoes.
A corn and tomatillo salsa garnishes the soup with more flavor and texture.
Roasting together the tomatillos, onions, garlic, and jalapenos gives this recipe a special smoky flavor.
Combine this chicken recipe with the recipe for Roasted Tomatillo Salsa Verde for a delicious meal.
Transfer the charred tomatillos plus their collected juices to a food processor.
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