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Purple sprouting broccoli 350g

SKU# FINPPPSB350

Availability: In stock

£2.95

To our delight, purple sprouting broccoli has enjoyed a renaissance over the last few years. Vigorous, wild and woolly-looking, purple sprouting broccoli appears when other greens are in short supply. It’s one of our favourite vegetables – a real seasonal star.

Serve simply with olive oil and lemon, drizzle with creamy hollandaise or dip into a soft boiled egg.

Quick Overview

To our delight, purple sprouting broccoli has enjoyed a renaissance over the last few years. Vigorous, wild and woolly-looking, purple sprouting broccoli appears when other greens are in short supply. It’s one of our favourite vegetables – a real seasonal star.



Serve simply with olive oil and lemon, drizzle with creamy hollandaise or dip into a soft boiled egg.

Cooking

Clean then boil, steam or stir-fry. You can use everything; the leaves, flower and stem. Cook the stem pieces for slightly longer than the rest of the plant.

Storage

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

Varieties/season

Appears in boxes from February to May. Grown at our farms it's an ideal winter veg for the UK climate.

More info

A good source of caretenoids, folic acid, calcium, fibre, vitamins A and C and iron - so a great all-rounder for those who like to have a healthy diet.

Try in our purple sprouting broccoli and bacon. recipe: