Baby Orange Cauliflower
Inventory, 24 ct : 3.00
This item was last sold on : 04/20/17
Baby Orange cauliflower has a peak season in the fall and winter months.
A petite version of mature Orange cauliflower baby Orange cauliflower is made up of tightly bound clusters of florets that form small heads. The floret clusters are a richer orange hue than mature Orange cauliflower and sprout from stems which are attached to a singular central light orange trunk. The stems and trunk are firm and tender and the florets have a dense yet soft and crumbly texture. Its flavor is mild with nutty sweet nuances, a taste which is amplified when roasted. The entire cauliflower, its leaves, trunk, stems and florets are edible.
Baby Orange cauliflower is rich in beta carotene, a form of vitamin A, which gives it the bright orange color.
Baby Orange cauliflower can be used in both raw and cooked preparations. Use whole heads in a medley of roasted winter baby vegetables or serve whole as a vegetable accompaniment to main entrees. The small florets of the baby cauliflower are easier to segment than mature sized cauliflower. Florets can be added to omelets and stir-fries or served atop pasta and pizza. Its petite size makes it perfect for pickling. Its flavor pairs well with pine nuts, parmesan cheese, saffron, curry, garlic and golden raisins. To store, refrigerate in a plastic bag. Do not wash until just before use. For optimum quality and color, use promptly after purchase.
Developed at the New York State Agricultural Station in Geneva, part of Cornell University, breeder Michael Dickson is credited for directing the successful outcome of this vegetable sensation. After being discovered in a Canadian marsh more than thirty years ago, Orange cauliflower is now available in the United States. Dickson began his Orange cauliflower task in 1981 when he received seeds sent to him from the mutant plant by the National Vegetable Research Center in England. The first Orange cauliflower was sited in 1970 in the Bradford Marsh just north of Toronto.
Restaurants currently purchasing this product as an ingredient for their menu.
|Two Seven Eight||San Diego CA||619-278-0080|
|JSIX American restaurant & Bar||San Diego CA||619-531-8744|
|Four Seasons Foods Catering||San Diego CA||619-876-6986|
|UCSD Food & Nutrition Department Hillcrest||San Diego CA||619-543-2764|
|Paradise Point Resort Tidal||San Diego CA||858-490-6363|
|Forage & Fir||San Diego CA||619-757-3842|
|Union Kitchen & Tap (Encinitas)||Encinitas CA||760-230-2337|
|Bishop School||San Diego CA||858-459-4021 x212|
|Waters Catering||San Diego CA||619-276-8803 x4|
|Beach Plum Kitchen||Carlsbad CA||760-931-1362|
|The Clean & Colorful Kitchen||San Diego CA||858-775-9005|
|University Club||San Diego CA||619-234-5200|
|Sushi Lounge on Market||San Diego CA||888-811-6436|
|Terra Restaurant||San Diego CA||619-293-7088|
|Del Mar Country Club||Rancho Santa Fe CA||858-759-5500 x207|
|Ballast Point Restaurant - Little Italy||San Diego CA||619-298-2337|
|Kensington Cafe||San Diego CA||619-640-0494|
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Bear Foods, Chelan WA
Washington, United States
About 422 days ago, 3/01/16