Porcini mushrooms are an edible wild mushroom whose fruitbody can be described as having a dense, white stipe (stem) that will turn yellow-brown with age. It has a large cap that is pale to rust brown and continues to darken as it matures.
Kintoki Ninjin Carrots
The length of Kintoki Ninjin is about 12 inches (30cm) long with a pointy tip. The color of Kintoki Ninjin is bright red with slashing white cuts down the length of the root. As the winter weather becomes colder the red color…
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Red bananas are available year round.
The Red banana has several names, depending on its growing region, including the Red Spanish, Red Cuban, Colorado or Lal kela. Its official botanical name is Red Dacca. It is a vigorous, highly resistant grower, producing bunches with up to one hundred fruits. It the most sought after "alternative" banana variety to common Yellow bananas within industrialized countries in the world.
The Red banana is shorter, plumper and heartier than the average banana. It should only be eaten when ripe as an immature Red banana taste like dry and chalky starch when young. When ripe, it will have a thick brick red peel and ivory-hued semi soft flesh. Its flavor, sweet and creamy with raspberry highlights.
The Red banana has more beta carotene and Vitamin C than Yellow banana varieties. All bananas contain three natural sources of sugar: sucrose, fructose, and glucose, making them a source of instant and sustainable energy.
Although a ripe Red banana can be great for fresh-eating, it is preferred as a baking variety for both desserts and semi-savory dishes. In dessert preparations, complimentary pairings include apples, stonefruit, berries such as strawberries and blueberries, citrus, lemongrass, cream, yogurt and mint. Within savory dishes, complimentary pairings include cream, chiles, pork, chicken, black beans, limes, mango, pineapple and nuts such as cashews and hazelnuts.
Red bananas are native to India and Southeast Asia, where their wild ancestors are also native to. Through trade routes they have been transported into similar sub-tropical regions where they flourish. These regions include Southeast Asia, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and the Pacific Islands.
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Recipes that include Red Bananas. One is easiest, three is harder.
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whole foods lynnfield ma
Near Medford, Massachusetts, United States
About 39 days ago, 11/02/13
Near Seattle, Washington, United States
About 147 days ago, 7/17/13
Spotter's comments : Sweet & creamy with a unique pink flesh - Love them!!!
Whole Foods Market
Near Austin, Texas, United States
About 198 days ago, 5/28/13
Spotter's comments : Red Bananas spotted at Whole Foods Market.
Whole Foods Market
Near San Diego, California, United States
About 205 days ago, 5/20/13
Spotter's comments : Red Bananas spotted at Whole Foods Market. Had the best pancakes with these once #puravida
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Near Van Nuys, California, United States
About 227 days ago, 4/28/13
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Near Chula Vista, California, United States
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Near Lagrangeville, New York, United States
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