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Fractal vegetable

Its a Romanesco broccoli up close and fractal. Just like a sunflower heart, it is a true example of mathematics in nature.

 

I think it is a striking vegetable - I crave novelty in food, so bought two for a Sunday roast. I steamed them lightly and served them naked, unfettered by cheese sauce.

 

No bugger touched them. Had the lot meself. I smelled faintly rancid for a week.

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Taken on January 8, 2012