bamboo shoots means: Young growth from a specific edible bamboo plant. Sometimes, fresh shoots of tender, ivory-colored bamboo plants are available in Asian markets. But they rarely do. Cans are good, but tasteless. These can be found at Asian supermarkets and Asian markets. (in Cooking Dictionary)

What else does bamboo shoots mean?

  • These are the ivory-colored bamboo shoots. The tender, sweet texture of bamboo shoots is matched by a pleasant sweetness. Cans are the most common way to get bamboo shoots. They can also be used in Asian dishes. (in Cooking Dictionary)