they're available here almost year 'round, but just at different prices and quality.
i've used them in stir frys, tossed in at the last second. they are the sweetness component of that thai style of salty, spicy, sour, sweet thing.
in nomine patri, et fili, et spiritus sancti.
beidh ar la linn.
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