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CAPERS. Vessels of war owned by private persons, and different from ordinary privateers (q.v.) only in size, being smaller. Bea. Lex. Mer. 230.

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Eating capers significantly boosts your intake of sodium, so people who are sensitive to salt should avoid eating too many.
GREMOLATA CHICKEN WITH BAKED COUSCOUS SERVES 4 FOR THE CHICKEN | 4 skinless boneless chicken breasts | Handful fresh parsley | 1 clove garlic crushed | 1tbsp lemon zest | 1tbsp capers finely chopped | Cracked black pepper | 2 tbsp olive oil METHOD Heat the oil in a frying pan and fry the chicken breasts for 1-2 minutes on each side to brown.
Caper and Ritha are plants which have very important effects on both living beings and natural habitat.
Serves 250g Scotty Brand Ayrshire new potatoes 1 red onion, thinly sliced 1tbsp baby capers or finely-chopped cornichons 100g baby spinach or rocket 3 tomatoes, sliced 50g goats cheese, crumbled 1tsp butter Scottish rapeseed oil Salt and freshly-ground black pepper
Each small accomplishment from the visitors has added to the "World Series" feel of Critter Capers.
In accordance with the agreement, concluded with the partners from Lithuania, it is scheduled to export 300 tons of capers by the end of 2014.
One of the ingredients that intrigued me during the dinner was the capers sprinkled over the octopus salad.
Capers are the unopened flower buds of Capparis spinosa, a shrub also known as Flinders rose because the buds resemble the rose more than their closer relative, the cabbage.
Capers is known in Turkey since ancient times, and its importance is increasing in recent years.
Tate Liverpool's families curator, Debbie Goldsmith, said: "Sonic Shaper Capers has got something for everyone to enjoy, even if you think you don't like drawing - it's noisy, it's different and it's fun
Capers directed the growth of new revenue while managing the existing base of large retail accounts such as McDonald's and Public Storage.
brussels sprouts, trimmed and halved 1/2 cup drained brined capers 1/3 cup extra-virgin olive oil 2 garlic cloves, minced 3 oil-packed anchovy fillets, finely chopped 1/2 to 3/4 tsp.