Tiger's Eye Shelling Beans
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Artichokes Fiore Viola
Fiore Viola is Italian for “purple flower”; this large variety of artichoke was developed in collaboration with growers in France and Italy.
Inventory, 10 lbs : 2.17
This item was last sold on : 08/01/14
Pea vines are available year round.
Pea vines contain a specialized spiraling stem, leaf or petiole with a thin threadlike shape which is used by climbing plants for support and attachment. There are only a certain lineage of legumes that form evolved vines: peas, sweet peas and fava beans.
Pea vines are the thread, leaflet and blossom of the snow pea, snap pea or sweet pea plant. Their flavor is grassy sweet and nearly identical to the flavor as the typically harvested part of the plant's foliage, the pea pods. They are commonly overlooked and underused as a culinary commodity, but their sweet unique flavor and succulent texture should increase their currency value.
Pea vines can be used fresh or treated as a wilting green; utilizing a little heat, olive oil, sea salt and pepper and the greens are transformed into a substantial element of any savory dish. Finishing the pea vines with citrus brings out flavor and preserves their color.
The earliest and most comprehensive study of pea vines was Charles Darwin's monograph, "The Movement and Habits of Climbing Plants", originally published in 1865.
Peas have been cultivated and used for culinary purposes for over 8,000 years, primarily as a pulse (legume). Foliage is often reserved for live-mulch ground cover, building soil fertility and fodder.
Restaurants currently purchasing this product as an ingredient for their menu.
|Brigantine Poway||Poway CA||858-486-3066|
|Bridges at Rancho Santa Fe||Rancho Santa Fe CA||858-759-6063|
|Great News Cooking School||San Diego CA||888-478-2433|
|Solace & the Moonlight Lounge||Encinitas CA||760-753-2433|
|The Compass||Carlsbad CA||760-419-8343|
|Table No. 10||San Diego CA||619-550-1262|
|Barleymash||San Diego CA||619-276-6700 x304|
|Davanti Enoteca India St.||San Diego CA||619-237-9606|
|La Jolla Country Club||San Diego CA||858-454-9601|
|Brigantine Coronado||Coronado CA||619-435-4166|
|JR Produce||San Diego CA||858-270-3857|
|Wine Vault & Bistro||San Diego CA||619-295-3939|
|Churchill's Pub and Grille||San Marcos CA||760-471-8773|
|Azul La Jolla||San Diego CA||858-454-9677|
|J six||San Diego CA||619-531-8744|
|Trattoria I Trulli||Encinitas CA||760-943-6800|
|Brigantine La Mesa||La Mesa CA||619-465-1935|
|Bull Taco / Wrench and Rodent||Oceanside CA||760-840-1976|
|Paradise Point Resort Tidal||San Diego CA||858-490-6363|
|The Wild Thyme Company||San Diego CA||858-527-0226|
|Waters Catering||San Diego CA||619-276-8803 ex 4|
|Burlap||San Diego CA||858 369 5700|
|Crosby National Golf Club LLC||Rancho Santa Fe CA||858-227-0172|
|Table 926||San Diego CA||858-539-0926|
|Knotty Barrel||San Diego CA||619-269-7156|
|Leroy's Kitchen & Lounge||Coronado CA||619-522-6890|
|Gaslamp Union Kitchen & Tap||San Diego CA||619-654-3736|
|Hotel Del Coronado 1500 Restaurant||Coronado CA||619-435-6611|
|Currant||San Diego CA||619-702-6309|
|Gang Kitchen||San Diego CA||619-550-1600|
|Roy's La Jolla||San Diego CA||858-455-1616|
|Georges at the Cove||San Diego CA||858-454-4244|
|Rancho Valencia||Del Mar CA||858-756-1123|
|JRDN Restaurant||San Diego CA||858-270-5736|
|Lodge at Torrey Pines Main||San Diego CA||858-453-4420|
|Bleu Boheme||San Diego CA||619-255-4167|
|West Steak and Seafood||Carlsbad CA||760-930-9100|
|Counterpoint||San Diego CA||619-564-6722|
|Bertrand at Mr A's||San Diego CA||619-239-1377|
|Harney Sushi Oceanside||Oceanside CA||760-967-1820|
|Firefly Beach||San Diego CA||619-222-6440|
|Hotel Del Coronado Banquets||Coronado CA||619-435-6611|
|Pamplemousse Grill||Solana Beach CA||858-792-9090|
|Uptown Tavern||San Diego CA||619-847-4688|
|Blue Ribbon Hillcrest Rustic Kitchen||San Diego CA||760-415-2380|
|Brigantine Pt Loma||San Diego CA||619-224-2871|
|Flying Pig Pub & Kitchen||Oceanside CA||619-990-0158|
|Bernard'O Restaurant||San Diego CA||858-487-7171|
|La Costa Glen North||Carlsbad CA||760-704-1436|
|Searsucker||San Diego CA||619-233-7327|
|The Joint||San Diego CA||619-222-8272|
|Brigantine Escondido||Escondido CA||760-743-4718|
|Del Mar Country Club||Rancho Santa Fe CA||858-759-5500 x207|
|Solterra Winery +Kitchen||Encinitas CA||760-230-2970|
|Davanti Enoteca El Camino Real||San Diego CA||858-519-5060|
|Fishery||San Diego CA||858-272-9985|
|Brooklyn Girl||San Diego CA||619-296-4600|
|Tom Hams Light House||San Diego CA||619-291-9110|
Recipes that include Pea Vines. One is easiest, three is harder.
|Red Ramekin||Open-Faced Pea Omelette with Pea Tendril Salad|
|My Little Expat Kitchen||Wild Green Asparagus Omelette with Ricotta and Pea Shoots|
|A Thinking Stomach||Sautéed Fava Bean and Pea Greens, with Green Garlic and Preserved Lemon|
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Near Seattle, Washington, United States
About 222 days ago, 12/22/13
Spotter's comments : Pea Vines spotted at Ballard Market. Fresh Sweet Pea Vines!