Mache has been cultivated in France since the 17th century, and in France it is known as doucette. It is also known as "lamb's lettuce" because its leaves resemble the size and shape of a lamb's tongue.
The Charentais is a petite-sized melon with a smooth, hard, pistachio-grey colored skin and distinct green ribbing. Its flesh is deep orange, dense, smooth and sweet similar to that of a Cantaloupe.
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Summertime sub-tropical fruit, ripening in June on the previous year's growth, called the breba crop, and again in August on current year's growth, known as the main crop.
Tolerant of a wide variety of soils from sand to clay. It can withstand heat, humidity and coastal climates.
The Adriatic fig is a self-pollinating tree which bears green to yellowish fruit, that is thin-skinned with a sweet, flavorful red pulp.
Perfect for eating fresh or preserved.
Recipes that include Adriatic Figs. One is easiest, three is harder.
|eCurry||Preserved Figs with Spices and Rose Petals|
|Jennifer Jeffrey||Butter Braised Figs with Parmigiano-Reggiano & Toasted Almonds|