Store in perforated bags in the crisper. Greens last longer wrapped in paper towels or a clean linen cloth in a perforated bag.
Preparation Tip: Wash and dry carefully, and don't tear, rip or cut up greens until just before serving to avoid losing nutrients and freshness.
Culinary Compatibility: Sesame seeds, roasted peppers, goat cheese, fresh herbs, various vinaigrettes and dressings: balsamic, lemon-Mayo, wine, or buttermilk dressing.
Health Information: Excellent source of folate and vitamins A and C. Contains calcium, iron potassium, and magnesium. Folate and iron help prevent and treat anemia, and folate is linked with good heart health and the prevention of birth defects. Antioxidants are associated with lower rates of cancer, heart disease and cataracts.
About the vendor
Reclaim Urban Farm Inc
Reclaim Urban Farm is a multi-locational urban microfarm located near Whyte Avenue in the heart of Edmonton, Alberta. They reclaim back and front yards, empty lots, and gardens in the neighbourhoods of Garneau, Old Strathcona, King Edward Park, and Bonnie Doon, repurposing them to grow food. In exchange for land, they offer a weekly box of fresh produce to the landowner who can choose to have the box delivered to their home by bike or have it donated to a local charity on their behalf. Reclaim also grows various microgreen varieties on site at the SPUD edmonton location.