[Sca-cooks] OOP-OT Squash

Phil Troy / G. Tacitus Adamantius adamantius1 at verizon.net
Tue Jul 15 13:54:13 PDT 2008

On Jul 15, 2008, at 4:18 PM, Lilinah wrote:

> Ian wrote:
>> Odd you should say that.  Did you know that loofa are actually  
>> cooked as
>> food in some cultures?
>> True.  Stephen Fry said so.
> Don't just take Stephen Fry's word. I can by young gourds for  
> cooking - the variety that turn into luffas when old - at the  
> Berkeley Bowl and any Asian food market. Heck, I was eating them  
> back in the late 60s/early 70s, when i was a vegetarian.
> I like them (and most other young gourds) infinitely better than  
> zucchini, of which i am not fond.

All that said, and I won't argue it, you can definitely take Stephen  
Fry's word for it. He's Jeeves.


"Most men worry about their own bellies, and other people's souls,  
when we all ought to worry about our own souls, and other people's  
			-- Rabbi Israel Salanter

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