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Broccoli Raab

$2.85

Season – Spring/Fall

Plant Type – Broccoli Raab

Seed Variety – Broccoli Raab

Best as – Seed or Transplant

Description

Broccoli Raab is also called American gai lan, brocoletti di rape, Italian broccoli, rabe, rape and rapini. It is a cool-season crop related to both the cabbage and turnip family, with 6- to 9-inch leafy green stalks and scattered clusters of tiny broccolilike buds. The greens have a pungent, bitter flavor that is not particularly popular in America. Italians are particularly fond of broccoli raab, and cook it in a variety of ways including frying, steaming and braising. It can also be used in soups or salads.

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Description

Broccoli Raab is also called American gai lan, brocoletti di rape, Italian broccoli, rabe, rape and rapini. It is a cool-season crop related to both the cabbage and turnip family, with 6- to 9-inch leafy green stalks and scattered clusters of tiny broccolilike buds. The greens have a pungent, bitter flavor that is not particularly popular in America. Italians are particularly fond of broccoli raab, and cook it in a variety of ways including frying, steaming and braising. It can also be used in soups or salads.

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