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Gai choy is available year round.
Gai choy looks like a large loose-headed green cabbage. The leafy greens may be trimmed leaving only the rounded stalks. Sharpness and pungency can vary, but this vegetable always offers a dependable crunchy texture and a mustardy bite. Gai choy is sometimes called headed mustard cabbage, large-leafed mustard greens or Swatow heart mustard cabbage.
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Also known as Chinese mustard greens, gai choi is perfect for long cooking soups such as hot & sour or duck soup. Roughly chop, then gently sauté until soft - gai choy's flavor sweetens with slow cooking. Add its pungent flavor to steamed rice or noodles. Perfect for pickling. To store, wrap loosely in paper; refrigerate. Do note wash until ready to use.
Chinese cuisine especially favors this vegetable and pickled wrapped gai choy is especially a favorite. Preferring a warm climate, this vegetable does not tolerate cold very well.
Recipes that include Gai Choy. One is easiest, three is harder.