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Organic Green Pea Shoots
Inventory, 4 lbs : 7.96
This item was last sold on : 10/29/14
|Fuji Natural Foods|
Pea shoots are available year round.
Pisum Sativum (garden pea) belongs to the Fabaceae family. Pea plants take months to produce peas, but pea shoots are ready to eat in 2 weeks. Pea sprouts are generally grown in water and can be harvested in as little as 5 days. Pea shoots are grown in soil.
Pea shoots are the bright green tender young leaves of a pea plant. They taste faintly of fresh peas. They are often described as tasting like spring.
Pea shoots are very high in Vitamin K, which is important for blood clotting and other body processes. They are also full of Vitamin C, Vitamin A, and folic acid.
For peak nutritional value, pea shoots are best served fresh, lightly steamed, or sauteed. They are excellent in salads and stir fries. Pea shoots make a great garnish atop pizzas or soups, and are a nice addition to green smoothies.
Pea shoots are referred to as dau miu in Cantonese.
Pea shoots have been traditionally used in Asian cuisines. They were introduced to U.S. farmers markets by Hmong immigrants. The Hmong (pronounced MONG) tribe left China in the early 19th century and disbursed to the highlands of Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, and Thailand. Many arrived in the United States as refugees in the late 1970s. Currently the largest populations of Hmong are in California, Minnesota, and Wisconsin.
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Recipes that include Organic Green Pea Shoots. One is easiest, three is harder.
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Pike Place Market
Alm Hill GardensNear Seattle, Washington, United States
3550 Alm rd, Everson
About 34 days ago, 9/26/14
Spotter's comments : Green Pea Shoots spotted at Pike Place Market. Yum - Pea Shoots what a find ;)
Hillcrest Farmers Market Near San Diego, California, United States
About 452 days ago, 8/04/13
Spotter's comments : Fresh Cut Micro Greens.
City Heights Farmers Market Near San Diego, California, United States
About 558 days ago, 4/20/13
Spotter's comments : There is pea tendrils at today's market
Marks and Spencer Leeds Near Bradford, United Kingdom
About 602 days ago, 3/06/13
Ocado Yorkshire Near Bradford, United Kingdom
About 627 days ago, 2/10/13