Stokes Purple® Sweet Potato
The Stokes Purple Sweet Potato is extremely high in antioxidants, similar to other purple superfoods like acai, blueberries and purple corn. Like other sweet potato varieties, it has a low glycemic index which essential for diabetics.
Monterrey pears are a large variety from northern Mexico, botanically a cultivar of Pyrus pyrifolia. The Asian pear hybrid was selected from the tree of a popular southern Texas variety. Monterrey pears are a cross of European pear and a Japanese pear.
Inventory, 50 ct : 18.00
This item was last sold on : 11/19/17
Radish flowers are petite blooms consisting of four petals forming the shape of a Greek cross attached to four yellow stamens and a thin green stem. The delicate petals are veined and can be varying hues of purple, white or a combination of both. The flowers can grow on singular stems or in clusters and have a subtle pepper flavor, similar to that of a radish.
Radish flowers are available year-round.
The radish is a member of the Brassicaceae or mustard family along with broccoli, cabbage, turnip and kale. The Brassicaceae family is also known as Cruciferae, a name that was inspired by the signature cross shape that the petals of flowers in this family form.
Radish flowers are perfect for use in fresh preparations. Add to green, grain and stacked salads or float atop cold soups. Incorporate radish flowers and fresh herbs into butter, sour cream or soft cheeses to make an attractive spread for bread and crackers. Use as an edible garnish on frittatas, quiche and stir-fries or add to brine when making pickled vegetables.
Radish is derived from the Latin word for root, radix. Its Greek name, Raphanus translates to “quickly appearing” which is reflective of the rapid speed in which the radish germinates. Radishes are believed to be native to China. Records also indicate that the Egyptians and Greeks were among some of the first people to cultivate radishes, the Greeks revered them so that they sculpted gold and silver replicas of them to honor the Gods.
Restaurants currently purchasing this product as an ingredient for their menu.
|JSIX American restaurant & Bar||San Diego CA||619-531-8744|
|Dija Mara||Oceanside CA||760-231-5376|
|Town & Country Cold Prep||San Diego CA||619-291-7131|
|Marriott Marina Kitchen||San Diego CA||619-234-1500 x6113|
|Hotel La Jolla & CUSP||La Jolla CA||858-459-0261|
|Rancho Valencia||Del Mar CA||858-756-1123|
|The Cork and Craft||San Diego CA||858-618-2463|
|Gaslamp Union Kitchen & Tap||San Diego CA||619-795-9463|
|The Land & Water Company||Carlsbad CA||760-729-5263|
|Marriott Coronado||Coronado CA||619-435-3000 x6335|
|Fresh Sushi Catering||Carlsbad CA||858-344-7098|
|The Country Club Of Rancho Bernardo||San Diego CA||858-451-9100|
|The Pearl Hotel||San Diego CA||877-732-7573|
|Born & Raised (Events)||San Diego CA||619-550-5412|
|Viejas Casino Grove Steakhouse||Alpine CA||800-295-3172|
|The Wooden Spoon||Escondido CA||760-445-2816|
|Inn at Rancho Santa Fe||Rancho Santa Fe CA||858-381-8289|
Recipes that include Radish Flowers. One is easiest, three is harder.
|Fresh Local and Best||Sherry's Radish Tops Pesto|
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