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Heirloom

An asset passed down within a family for several generations. Heirlooms refer to personal property, such jewelry or furniture, and not to major assets like real estate. Heirlooms often have intrinsic value, but because they may appeal to a limited demographic (family members and collectors), they may be illiquid.
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E: As board secretary for the Carolina Gold Rice Foundation, you've helped raise awareness about the importance of preserving heirloom grains.
We use heirloom cherry tomatoes in a classic iceberg wedge with blue cheese dressing, applewood smoked bacon and fresh basil.
The Brandywine variety dates back to 1885 and comes in black, red, brown, and yellow and is an old Amish heirloom named for the Brandywine Creek in Chester County, Pennsylvania.
This later developed into SeedsTrust, an Idaho seed company that sells heirloom, herb, and wildflower seeds as well as seeds for high-altitude gardens.
By using Louis' mother's picture, says Denver D'Rozario, an associate marketing professor at Howard University, the Langstons are effectively using nostalgia-based marketing, which is one effective way people can market their heirloom recipes.
Caption(s): Spode's June, a pattern from 1917, foreground, is one of many heirloom pieces at the Elegant Egg Cup.
In the process, they are tricked out of their family heirloom and must pit their wits against an unscrupulous and evil antiques dealer.
For the heirloom tomatoes, in a medium sized bowl, toss the julienned tomatoes with Monte extra virgin olive oil to coat.
This is why HAGA's heirloom seeds pack has easily earned a best-seller rank on Amazon.
The Village invites home gardeners to bring the best of their gardens to the Agricultural Fair and submit more than 50 varieties of heirloom vegetables, herbs, and flowers to be judged using 19th-century criteria.
The beginner's guide to growing heirloom vegetables; the 100 easiest-to-grow, tastiest vegetables for your garden.
WHY WE LOVE IT This Australian heirloom is a space gobbler, but in return you get voluptuous mature fruit that stores well for months.