Calabrese broccoli 500g

Calabrese broccoli 500g

SKU# FINCAL500

Availability: In stock

£2.45

Tender organic broccoli (calabrese is its traditional name). Don’t miss out on the stalk – super sweet and full of goodness, it takes just a few minutes to cook. Combine with sizzling bacon strips and toss through pasta, or steam, drizzle with olive oil and a squeeze of lemon, then finish with a scrunch of pepper and salt.

Quick Overview

Tender organic broccoli (calabrese is its traditional name). Don’t miss out on the stalk – super sweet and full of goodness, it takes just a few minutes to cook. Combine with sizzling bacon strips and toss through pasta, or steam, drizzle with olive oil and a squeeze of lemon, then finish with a scrunch of pepper and salt.

Cooking

Wash then boil, or steam. Or cut into florets and add to curries or stir-fries.

Storage

Delivered from our farm, so wash before cooking. Keep cool in a larder or fridge.

Varieties/season

We grow this veg which is well adapted for our climate from August to November. Before our season begins we get it from growers we know in Italy and Spain.

More info

Broccoli is known to be extremely nutritious, packed with vitamins C, K and A and high in fibre. There are all sorts of claims about its effect in disease prevention - this is a good vegetable to love if you want to look after your health.

This dark green Italian import is now commonly known in the UK as broccoli, although technically it is calabrese.

Country of origin

Grown in the United Kingdom.