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 : 15.83
This item was last sold on : 08/27/15
Baby Fennel is available year round.
Fennel is of the species Foeniculum vulgare whereas anise is of the species Pimpinella anisum. The flavor of fennel and anise are very similar, and for this reason, there is often a confusing exchange of their Asian names. To add even more confusion, fennel is sometimes confused with dill. At maturity, fennel is a taller plant with longer, somewhat shinier and less divided leaves. Fennel stems are not hollow, as are those of the dill plant. If ever in doubt, simply taste the leaves; fennel's delicate flavor of licorice distinguishes the two.
Baby fennel is immature fennel that produces licorice-flavored feathery leaves. The roots are also edible. Baby fennel seeds are sweet and release an anise aroma.
A fair source of vitamin A, vitamin C, niacin and potassium, fennel contains small amounts of calcium, iron, protein and carbohydrates, plus provides some dietary fiber. Low in fat and calories, one cup of fennel has about 30 calories.
Baby fennel make an attractive garnish for most anything. For a light salad using contrasting flavors, combine baby fennel, smoked ham and fresh oranges sections. To store, place in plastic bag; keep in coldest part of refrigerator. Use within three to four days for optimum taste and quality. If allowed to dry, the flavor of baby fennel is lost.
Thriving most anywhere, fennel plants can grow to be very old. Not minding ordinary soil, fennel prefers plenty of sun and can tolerate dry and sunny conditions. Loving the living conditions, fennel has naturalized along the coast of Northern California.
Restaurants currently purchasing this product as an ingredient for their menu.
|Rancho Valencia||Del Mar CA||858-756-1123|
|Humphery's||San Diego CA||619-224-3577|
|Lauberge Del Mar||Del Mar CA||858-259-1515|
|San Diego Culinary Institute Inc.||La Mesa CA||619-644-2100|
|Stone Brewing-Liberty Station||San Diego CA||619-269-2100|
|Pamplemousse Grill||Solana Beach CA||858-792-9090|
|Kettner Exchange||San Diego CA||312-415-5455|
|Industry||San Diego CA||619-719-6924|
|AToN Center Inc.||Encinitas CA||858-759-5017|
|Hotel Del Coronado Banquets||Coronado CA||619-435-6611|
|La Costa Resort & Spa Main Kitchen||Carlsbad CA||760-930-7063|
|Flying Pig Pub & Kitchen 2||Vista CA||760-630-4311|
|Hilton Garden Inn||San Diego CA||858-720-9500|
|Mr A's||San Diego CA||619-239-1377|
|Wine Vault & Bistro||San Diego CA||619-295-3939|
|Georges at the Cove||San Diego CA||858-454-4244|
|The Hake||La Jolla CA||619-994-7832|
|Inn at Rancho Santa Fe||Rancho Santa Fe CA||858-381-8289|
|Piatti||San Diego CA||858-454-1589|
|Marriott Del Mar||San Diego CA||858-369-6029|
|D Bar SoCal||San Diego CA||619-632-7644|
|Flying Pig Pub & Kitchen||Oceanside CA||619-990-0158|
|Croces West||San Diego CA||619-233-4355|
Recipes that include Baby Fennel. One is easiest, three is harder.
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rancho la puerta
Near Tecate, Baja California, Mexico
About 554 days ago, 2/20/14
Spotter's comments : Baby Fennel spotted at rancho la puerta.