Pineapple are ripe when they are slightly soft to the touch and give off a sweet aroma. To prepare pineapple, cut off top and leaves, then slice skin off. Slice thick pieces from the core or cut horizontally into discs and core
Asparagus is native to most of Europe, northern Africa and western Asia. Though widely found growing wild it is has been cultivated as a vegetable crop for centuries.
Inventory, 24 ct : 6.00
This item was last sold on : 08/27/15
Purple kale is available year round with a peak season during the winter months.
Purple kale produces serrated vibrant purple variegated ruffled leaves. This attractive vegetable offers a mild cabbage flavor and a chewy semi-crisp texture.
Tender Purple kale greens are a great intense addition to mixed green salads. They are great carriers for peanuts, almonds, tamari, chiles and other Asian ingredients like sesame oil and ginger. The leaves can be eaten raw, braised, grilled and added to soups and stews.
Since kale survives well in cold climates, it is a favorite mealtime entree served in Scandinavia, Germany, Holland and Scotland. it is also popular in a Portugese soup titled caldo verde, a hearty broth of potatoes, savories and sausage.
Beautiful ornamental purple kale, Brassica oleracea, is cultivated from the dwarf variety of kale and looks like a giant ruffled flower. Although it will grow in warmer climates, cooler weather suits flowering kale much better, but it isn't quite as cold hardy as common kale.
Restaurants currently purchasing this product as an ingredient for their menu.
|JR Produce||San Diego CA||858-270-3857|
|MCRD-Marine Corps Recruit Dept||San Diego CA||619-725-6388|
|Barrio Star||San Diego CA||619-501-7827|
|Georges at the Cove||San Diego CA||858-454-4244|
|Testing Cafe||San Diego CA||619-846-3688|
|Davanti Enoteca El Camino Real||San Diego CA||858-519-5060|
|Bernard'O Restaurant||San Diego CA||858-487-7171|
|Kindred||San Diego CA||858-342-3609|
|AJ's Fish Merchant||San Diego CA||619-462-1192|
|Ohana Catering||San Diego CA||858-278-1043|
|Friends of Specialty Produce||San Diego CA||619-295-3173|
|Beaumont's||San Diego CA||858-459-0474|
|The Hake||La Jolla CA||619-994-7832|
|The Market by Buon Appetito||San Diego CA||619-237-1335|
|Green Dragon Tavern & Museum||Carlsbad CA||760-797-5579|
|Double Standard Kitchenetta||San Diego CA||619-269-9676|
|Rancho Santa Fe Golf Club||Rancho Santa Fe CA||858-756-1582|
|Bahia Resort Kitchen||San Diego CA||858-488-0551|
|Handlery Hotel & Resort||San Diego CA||619-298-0511|
|Bahia Resort Hotel||San Diego CA||858-488-0551|
|Fresh and Fit Meals||National City CA||858-805-5949|
|Kettner Exchange||San Diego CA||312-415-5455|
|Solterra Winery +Kitchen||Encinitas CA||760-230-2970|
|Industry||San Diego CA||619-719-6924|
|Point Loma Seafood||San Diego CA||619-223-1109|
|Sbicca||Del Mar CA||858-481-1001|
|La Jolla Country Club||San Diego CA||858-454-9601|
Recipes that include Kale Purple. One is easiest, three is harder.
|Budget Bytes||Apple Dijon Kale Salad|
|Brooklyn Supper||Kale Salad with Golden Beets, Green Garlic, and a Lime Vinaigrette|
|Bon Appetit||Kale and Brussels Sprout Salad|
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