Inventory, 50 ct : 7.00
This item was last sold on : 06/22/17
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.
|Pendry SD (Provisional)||San Diego CA||619-738-7000|
|Tasting Room Del Mar||Del Mar CA||562-756-1170|
|Vista Valley||Vista CA||760-758-2800|
|Rancho Valencia||Del Mar CA||858-756-1123|
|Fireside by The Patio||San Diego CA||858-270-9900|
|Holiday Inn Carlsbad||Carlsbad CA||760-448-4747|
|The Wild Thyme Company||San Diego CA||858-527-0226|
|Crab Hut||San Diego CA||858-860-5225|
|Urban Kitchen||San Diego CA||619-239-2222|
|Crust Pizzeria-Carmel||San Diego CA||858-350-3400|
|Rancho Santa Fe Golf Club||Rancho Santa Fe CA||858-756-1582|
|Urge Gastropub and Whiskey Bank - Oceanside||Oceanside CA||858-395-8809|
|La Jolla Country Club||San Diego CA||858-454-9601|
|Inn at Rancho Santa Fe||Rancho Santa Fe CA||858-381-8289|
|Fresh Sushi Catering||Carlsbad CA||858-344-7098|
|Marriott Marina Kitchen||San Diego CA||619-234-1500 x6113|
|Marriott Del Mar||San Diego CA||858-369-6029|
|Fish 101||Encinitas CA||760-943-6221|
|Venissimo Cheese Hillcrest||San Diego CA||619-491-0708|
|Searsucker Del Mar||San Diego CA||858-369-5700|
|The Lab||San Diego CA||619-977-1245|
|Dolce Pane & Vino||Del Mar CA||858-832-1518|
|Waters Catering||San Diego CA||619-276-8803 x4|
|Belmont Park Entertainment||San Diego CA||858-228-9283|
|Hotel La Jolla & CUSP||La Jolla CA||858-459-0261|
|Herb & Wood||San Diego CA||619-955-8495|
Recipes that include Radish Flowers. One is easiest, three is harder.
|Fresh Local and Best||Sherry's Radish Tops Pesto|
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