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Plum

In the United Kingdom, a rarely used slang term for 100,000 pounds.
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Summary: Budgam (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], July 27 (ANI): Good spells of rain and moderate temperature have yielded a bumper plum crop for Kashmir Valley farmers as compared to last year.
Whitish dull plums changed to a bright dark color after the melting of surface wax.
Add running water in the barrel of plums for 4-5 hours in order to take away the bitter taste.
Crust: 1 1/2 c graham cracker crumbs (24 squares) 1 egg white, beaten until light and frothy 1 Tbsp butter, melted 1 Tbsp extra virgin olive oil Filling: 1/2 c raspberry all-fruit preserves Zest of one lemon 6 plums, sliced'/4-inch 1 Tbsp slivered almonds, toasted 1.
He swore that plums tasted sweeter after listening to his penny whistle.
Pershore has been synonymous with plums since the 1830s when the landlord of the Butcher's Arms pub in Church Street found a seedling of a wild plum growing in the ancient Tiddesley Wood on the outskirts of Pershore.
Cut open the plums, remove the stone and place them cut side down on to a roasting tray.
Plums are also low in calories and fat and sodium free and are an excellent source of vitamins A and C, calcium, iron, fibre, magnesium and potassium.
When buying plums look for a good rich colour, a smooth and unblemished skin and they should have a distinctly sweet fragrance.
Now's the time to go gathering in the wild too; you'd be surprised how many wild plum trees there are, from the delicious sweet Mirabelle-type yellow plums, to the pale green bullaces.
In the neighbouring thickets of wild plums, proclaimed Frankland, are to be discovered the Lombards, Damsons and Gages of the American Northwest.
This time of year, you can walk into the garden department of any home improvement center and select from many different types of deciduous trees, such as apricots, plums, apples and nectarines.