This grapefruit-sized fruit actually grows on a climbing cactus. Its spongy pulp is white or sometimes pinkish red, sweet and juicy with numerous tiny edible black seeds scattered throughout
Actually a tuber, the sunchoke looks like a small, bumpy potato or ginger root. The knobby, thin-skinned exterior is usually tannish-gold to cream colored but some varieties are reddish or purplish.
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Purplette Scallions are available year round.
Purplette scallions, also known simply as purple scallions, are mild and sweet-flavored. Harvested with its contrasting green top, this little onion is ready to eat when it is anywhere between the size of a nickel and a quarter.
To prepare, wash and remove the roots and most of the green tops. Dice the flavorful edible tops; use like chives. Cut bulbs into desired size pieces; enhance fresh mixed green salads with this onion's excellent flavor. Sauté or roast whole; serve as a tasty and complementary garnish for grilled, roasted or sautéed meats.
Locally grown at Rutiz Farms located at Arroyo Grande, California, this renowned farm has been producing superior produce since 1983.
Recipes that include Purplette Scallions. One is easiest, three is harder.
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|David Lebovitz||Zuni’s Pickled Red Onion|
|Lara Ferroni||Scallion Salsa Verde|