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Mustard Gas

A chemical made from sulfur that causes blisters on human skin. It has been used in chemical warfare since World War I. See also: Chemical Weapons Convention.
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Tom Valenti, chef and owner of Ouest in Manhattan, discovered mustard oil at Kalustyan's, the international food store.
Historical origin of tuber mustard is presumably in the Sichuan Basin along the Yangtze River of China before the mid-18th century, where the first record about the plant was in the year 1786 in the Qing Dynasty (Liu, 1996).
But the big paydays for buyers of Mustard came against Warwickshire (149), Northants (149 again) and group winners Surrey last time out, when he scored 66 and took a catch.
We have the Spanish to thank for bringing mustard to the Americas, and Father Junipero Serra, specifically, for scattering black mustard seeds along the trails between Californian monasteries in 1768.
Whisk together 1/2 cup Colman's dry mustard and 1/2 cup white wine vinegar in a medium metal bowl until smooth.
It was love at first taste," says Smith, who says she agreed to make the mustard because she's a big fan of Wynkoop founder and Colorado Gov.
Predictive modeling of the potential distribution of garlic mustard has been attempted, producing alarming results.
In terms of taste, Del Monte hopes to address the perception that Mustard sauce is a niche product, restricted to few usage occasions.
Our goal was to incorporate the right amount of heat and sharp flavors of mustard with the robust flavors of the Abita Amber--the Abita balances the heat.
Experts from the Ministry of Defence believe a small amount of mustard gas may have been released when the bomb was detonated.
Garlic mustard seeds can remain viable for more than 10 years.
With a rather good consistency,this mustard is actually a nice, smooth paste and the taste is not as hot and spicy as some of the others tested.