When the Okinawan yam is cooked, its rich purple color intensifies. It can be stored up to six week s in a cool dry location.
Jumbo Rainbow Carrots
Rainbow carrots are grown locally at Colorful Harvest, Inc. in California. This delightful array of colorful carrots offers delicious flavor and great presentation.
Inventory, 4 oz : 3.00
This item was last sold on : 02/12/16
Micro Celery produces a flat fan-shaped green leaf with a tender stem that is completely edible. Micro Celery has a slightly bitter and more concentrated flavor of celery.
Micro Celery is available year-round.
Celery is part of the Umbelliferae family, which also includes carrots, parsley, fennel, dill and anise. Its botanically named is Apium graveolens. The first published scientific study on the nutrients in microgreens conducted by the University of Maryland has found that microgreens may have between 4 to 40 times more nutrients than its adult version leading to the belief that they may be the new superfood.
Micro Celery's leaves contain notable amounts of potassium, folic acid, carbohydrates, protein, dietary fiber, vitamin A, vitamin B-complex, vitamin C, vitamin E, iron, magnesium, phosphorus, and calcium.
Micro Celery can be used as a garnish for deviled eggs, salads or various pasta dishes. Make a fresh impact on stew and soups by creating a mirepoix mix combining Micro Celery, micro carrots and micro chives. Micro Celery can also give a creative twist to traditional Bloody Marys.
Micro Celery and microgreens starting appearing on menus in San Francisco in the 1980s and were only available to upscale restaurant chefs. They have grown in popularity because of their potential health benefits and also can be seen all over social media feeds as the number of “foodies” continue to grow.
The celery plant is native to the Mediterranean region and was cultivated over three thousand years ago. California produces 90% of the celery in the United States. Micro Celery and microgreens were first grown in Southern California and can now be seen all over the country. They are easy to grow and is popular with farmers because they can be ready to sell in about 10 to 20 days. Micro Celery is one of the slowest growing microgreens and will take about 2 to 3 weeks until they reach a height of 1 1/2" to 2".
Restaurants currently purchasing this product as an ingredient for their menu.
|Lauberge Del Mar||Del Mar CA||858-259-1515|
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Wrench And The Rodent
Wrench And RodentNear Carlsbad, California, United States
1815 S Coast Hwy, Oceanside 92054
About 382 days ago, 1/26/15
Spotter's comments : Micro Celery spotted at Wrench And The Rodent.