Pineapple are ripe when they are slightly soft to the touch and give off a sweet aroma. To prepare pineapple, cut off top and leaves, then slice skin off. Slice thick pieces from the core or cut horizontally into discs and core
Asparagus is native to most of Europe, northern Africa and western Asia. Though widely found growing wild it is has been cultivated as a vegetable crop for centuries.
Inventory, 5 lbs : 13.45
This item was last sold on : 08/26/15
Sea Beans were once considered a seasonal delicacy, as they were gathered wild. Recently cultivated on at least one farm, Sea Beans are now available year round.
Sea beans are an emerald green, wild vegetable. Some have spiky, green leaves that look like a cactus without needles. Others closely resemble Chinese long beans, while still others have a branch-like appearance. The flavor if sea beans is briny, with a crunchy texture.
Offering an excellent source of vitamin A and vitamin C, this plant is a good source of iron and calcium.
Fresh sea beans are can be eated raw, blanched, sauteed, steamed or baked.
Sea beans are known by other names including sea pickle, sea asparagus, samphire, glasswort, marsh asparagus, marsh samphire, salicornia and pousse-pied.
Originally found only in the wild primarily flourishing on the coasts of Europe, this edible plant is now cultivated on the compatible desert coasts of the Sea of Cortez. Growing in pure seawater, the plant readily seizes and absorbs the nutrients and vitamins of the ocean. The variety of sea bean in the United States is Salicornia, and grows near salt marshes.
Restaurants currently purchasing this product as an ingredient for their menu.
|Jake's Del Mar||Del Mar CA||858-755-2002|
|La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club||San Diego CA||858-454-7126|
|Searsucker Downtown||San Diego CA||619-233-7327|
|Hotel Del Coronado Sheerwater||Coronado CA||619-435-6611|
|Solterra Winery +Kitchen||Encinitas CA||760-230-2970|
|Georges at the Cove||San Diego CA||858-454-4244|
|The Cork and Craft||San Diego CA||858-618-2463|
|Ballast Point Restaurant - Miramar||San Diego CA||858-790-6900|
|Brockton Villa Restaurant||San Diego CA||858-454-7393|
|Busalacchis A Modo Mio||San Diego CA||619-298-0119|
|Catalina Resources||San Diego CA||619-297-9797|
|Bracero Cocina de Raiz||San Diego CA||619-756-7864|
|Marriott Del Mar||San Diego CA||858-369-6029|
|Solare Ristorante Lounge||San Diego CA||619-270-9670|
|To The Point Catering||San Diego CA||619-226-6222|
|Churchill's Pub and Grille||San Marcos CA||760-471-8773|
|The Hake||La Jolla CA||619-994-7832|
|Catania La Jolla||La Jolla CA||619-295-3173|
|Pacifica Del Mar||Del Mar CA||858-792-0505|
|JRDN Restaurant||San Diego CA||858-270-5736|
|Wine Vault & Bistro||San Diego CA||619-295-3939|
Recipes that include Sea Beans. One is easiest, three is harder.
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Pike Place Market
Sosio's Produce In Pike Place MarketNear Seattle, Washington, United States
1st Ave and Pike St., Seattle 98101
About 90 days ago, 5/29/15
Spotter's comments : Sea Beans spotted at Pike Place Market. Local, wild Sea Beans for $14.95lb!!!
Uwajimaya Near Seattle, Washington, United States
About 459 days ago, 5/25/14
Spotter's comments : Sea Beans spotted at Uwajimaya. These are a fun addition to any salad!
San Elijo Lagoon Near Cardiff, California, United States
About 648 days ago, 11/17/13
Spotter's comments : Sea Beans spotted at San Elijo Lagoon . Beautiful sea beans aling the trails and water.