Graffiti eggplant is distinguished by its shape, its variegated coloring and for its favorable flavor. The fruits are petite and teardrop shaped, their coloring a vivid and loosely striped violet with ivory white.
The wild ramp, AKA wild leek, botanical name Allium tricoccum, is a flowering perennial plant that grows in clusters. It is a member of the Allium family along with onions and leeks
Inventory, 4 oz : 7.00
This item was last sold on : 05/26/15
MicroGreen celery is available year-round.
Currently, California is the top producer of celery, which harvests this vegetable year-round. There are two different varieties of celery a green or Pascal stalk and a yellow or self-blanching stalk. The green Pascal stalk is the preferred variety in the United States.
MicroGreen celery produces a flat fan-shaped green leaf. MicroGreen celery has a mild acid content and tastes similar to regular celery.
Celery seeds were used in Ayurvedic medicine for everything from colds to arthritis. 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, calcium and supports weight loss. Essential oil extracted from the celery plant has been used in soothing remedies for nervousness, osteoarthritis, gout and arthritis.
MicroGreen celery is used to garnish any soup or stew that uses the french combination of mirepoix (carrots, celery, and onion). MicroGreen celery can also be used as a garnish for deviled eggs, salads or various pasta dishes. Make a milder version of pesto by substituting MicroGreen celery for basil.
In ancient times, the Greeks considered celery to be a holy or sacred herb that was given to the winners of sporting events. On the contrary, the Romans valued celery for its culinary uses rather than symbolism or religion. In more recent history, celery was first domesticated by the Italians in the 17th century.
The celery plant is native to the Mediterranean region and was cultivated over three thousand years ago. Celery is a biennial herbaceous plant of the Umbelliferae family, which also includes carrots, parsley, fennel, dill and anise. It is botanically named Apium graveolens. Its wild ancestor was called "smallage," a bitter tasting marsh plant that was used primarily as a medicine. Celery was first recorded as a food plant in France in 1623.
Restaurants currently purchasing this product as an ingredient for their menu.
|Wine Vault & Bistro||San Diego CA||619-295-3939|
|Sea & Smoke||Del Mar CA||858-925-8212|
|Double Standard Kitchenetta||San Diego CA||619-269-9676|
|Table No. 10||San Diego CA||619-550-1262|
|La Costa Resort & Spa||Carlsbad CA||760-930-7063|
|Tdub||La Jolla CA||858-551-4414|
|The Spot||San Diego CA||858-459-0800|
|Zeca Trading Co.||San Diego CA||619-410-1576|
|Rancho Valencia||Del Mar CA||858-756-1123|
|Allure Restaurant||San Diego CA||619-236-0800|
|Firefly Beach||San Diego CA||619-222-6440|
|Cafe 21 Downtown||San Diego CA||619-795-0721|
|The Ballroom||San Diego CA||858-925-9089|
|The Lion Share||San Diego CA||619-564-6924|
|Florent||San Diego CA||619-308-6500|
|Kettner Exchange||San Diego CA||312-415-5455|
|The Wild Thyme Company||San Diego CA||858-527-0226|
|Searsucker Downtown||San Diego CA||619-233-7327|
|Tom Hams Light House||San Diego CA||619-291-9110|
|Zymology 21||San Diego CA||619-546-9321|
|Aztec Shops Warehouse||San Diego CA||619-594-7641|
|Culinary Concepts||San Diego CA||858-530-1885|
|Cafe 21 Adams||San Diego CA||619-640-2121|
|Mitch's Seafood||San Diego CA||619-222-8787|
Recipes that include Micro Celery. One is easiest, three is harder.
|Penniless Parenting||Celery Leaf and Basil Pesto|
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Wrench And The Rodent
Wrench And RodentNear Carlsbad, California, United States
1815 S Coast Hwy, Oceanside 92054
About 121 days ago, 1/26/15
Spotter's comments : Micro Celery spotted at Wrench And The Rodent.
Whole Foods Market Near Seattle, Washington, United States
About 510 days ago, 1/02/14
Spotter's comments : Micro Celery spotted at Whole Foods Market. These little greens are sooo good for you!