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Plum

In the United Kingdom, a rarely used slang term for 100,000 pounds.
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2.7M ha of plums and sloes were harvested worldwide; increasing by 1.6% against the previous year.
Cherry plum sauce is a great dressing not only for meat or fish, but also for vegetables.To prepare this delicious sauce, one will need 1 kg of cherry plums, 1 teaspoon of ground red pepper, 1 teaspoon of vinegar, 1 tablespoon of dill seeds, 5 garlic cloves, 50 ml of water and 60 g of sugar.
| Today there is still plenty of evidence of the area's fruit legacy, with street names in Denbigh such as "Bryn Eirin" ("Plum Hill") and "Rhyd yr Eirin" ("Ford by the plums").
The numerous plum trees in Tainan City's Meiling Scenic Area near Tsengwen Reservoir are expected to be in full bloom during the second half of January, Tourism Bureau of Tainan City Government said in a news release published on Jan.
Denbigh Plum Group secretary Nia Williams said: "It's one of the best-tasting plums you will ever have.
They felt the decline in plums' popularity was "cheeky" and the nation's infatuation with exotic fruit "cheeky, cheeky".
Once cool, add sliced marian plums to the syrup and chill further in the fridge for at least three hours.
2 Put plum sauce ingredients in a saucepan and simmer over a medium heat for 15 mins or until the plums are soft and sauce is thick.
Gardeners can sometimes be reluctant to grow plums - they flower early and blossoms are prone to frost.
Choose a self-pollinating variety such as 'Victoria' and 'Czar' unless you have neighbours who also grow plums.