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lemon leaves?

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gc Dec 21, 2004 06:03 AM

Looking at a couple of different recipes for chocolate garnishes where you brush melted chocolate onto lemon leaves, then carefully peel away. Where do you buy lemon leaves? What else would work?

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    Karl S. RE: gc Dec 21, 2004 08:38 AM

    Call your local florists: lemon leaves are a common green to add to floral arrangement. Very easy to find.

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      JoAnn RE: gc Dec 21, 2004 04:07 PM

      Camellia leaves work great and should be available this time of year.

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        Karl S. RE: JoAnn Dec 21, 2004 05:36 PM

        If you live in warmer climates...camellias are greenhouse stuff in most of New England, eg.

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        babette feasts RE: gc Dec 21, 2004 08:04 PM

        Anything thick and shiny and not poisonous.

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