The Babaco fruit is torpedo shaped with five deep longitudinal furrows that resemble the shape of a star. The fruit's skin is smooth and thin and when fully rip will turn golden yellow in color.
White corn is a sweet corn variety. Its ears are wrapped in tightly layered pale lime green to white husks. One ear of corn can contain up to 400 kernels growing in rows lengthwise.
Pumpkins Lumina (White)
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This item was last sold on : 11/21/14
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White pumpkins are available in the fall.
A member of the squash cultivator Cucurbita maxima, the Lumina pumpkin is one of the more popular white variety pumpkins. There are many varieties of white pumpkins on the market today such as Albino, Cotton Candy and Full Moon.
Lumina pumpkins are mid-sized, with white to cream colored skin and broad ribbing. They have a classic round and slightly squat pumpkin shape and their flesh is bright orange with a sweet pumpkin flavor.
The flesh of the Lumina pumpkin can be cooked and used in any traditional pumpkin recipe. Use to make pies, waffles, tarts and flan. Roast cubed Lumina pumpkin and add to Thai curries, pasta preparations and salads. Use cooked pureed Lumina pumpkin to enhance soups, sauces and oatmeal. Lumina pumpkins are also a popular decorative pumpkin as their smooth white skin provides a perfect canvas for painting.
Lumina pumpkins are specially bred for their white color. As with many varieties of white pumpkins once mature Lumina pumpkins should be harvested promptly as their white skin tends to develop blue to gray spotting if left on the vine too long.
Restaurants currently purchasing this product as an ingredient for their menu.
|Rancho Valencia||Del Mar CA||858-756-1123|
|The Farm Golf Club||Rancho Santa Fe CA||858-756-5585|
|100 wines||San Diego CA||619.491.0100|
|Milton's Delicatessen, Grill & Bakery||Del Mar CA||858-792-2225|
|Pacifica Del Mar||Del Mar CA||858-792-0505|
|Vista Valley||Vista CA||760-758-2800|
|Brigantine Pt Loma||San Diego CA||619-224-2871|
|Trattoria I Trulli||Encinitas CA||760-943-6800|
|Choice Juicery Vista||Vista CA||760-822-6292|
|Hotel Del Coronado Store Room||Coronado CA||619-435-6611|
|The Crossings||Carlsbad CA||760-444-1800|
|Pacific Beach Ale House||San Diego CA||858-581-2337|
Recipes that include Pumpkins Lumina (White). One is easiest, three is harder.
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|Monsoon Spice||Ash Gourd Majjige Huli|
|Eliza Domestica||White Pumpkin Pie Tartlet|