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Mustard greens have broad, wavy frilled leaves with longitudinal veins and a deep green color. The upright leaves are supported by coarse stems that can be quite fibrous when fully mature. Smaller leaves are considerably tenderer, while larger Mustard greens require cooking. They have a succulent yet crunchy texture and a robust flavor reminiscent of pepper and horseradish.
Mustard greens may be found year-round with peak season fall through spring.
Mustard greens are also commonly referred to as Indian mustard, Chinese mustard, or leaf mustard, and botanically classified as Brassica juncea. It is a generic name that is applied to many different varieties, including white, green and red varieties. Mustard greens are of this genus should not be confused with those of the the Sinapis alba species, a completely different genus of mustard plants that is responsible for seed production used in making the eponymous condiment.
Mustard greens contain compounds which have cancer preventing benefits, including antioxidants, anti-inflammatory and natural detoxifying properties.
Mustard greens can be used in both cooked and raw preparations, depending upon their maturity. They are commonly implemented as a salad green, pot herb or braising green. Mustard greens pair well with rich meats such as pork, lamb and sausages, creamy sauces, aged and melting cheeses, apples, peaches, cucumbers, citrus, vinegars, especially apple cider and rice, nuts like pistachios and hazelnuts, herbs and spices including cumin, cilantro, dill, garlic, fennel and coriander. The seeds of the mustard plant can be sprouted and eaten raw or dried and used as a spice or in pickling brine, and of course, to make the eponymous condiment.
Mustard plants contain volatile oils which have strong antimicrobial (bacteria and fungi) properties. These properties make mustard greens a choice cover crop to plant as an organic pesticide for weeds and soil born-pathogens.
Mustard greens are native to India. The first varietal differentiation of mustard greens was cultivated in China near Sichuan. Mustard greens have been naturalized throughout the northern hemisphere from Japan to Europe to South and North America. Though very tolerable of a variety of climate and soil conditions, Mustard greens prefer rich organic nutrient-dense soils, full sun and cool temperatures for efficient and fast growth.
Restaurants currently purchasing this product as an ingredient for their menu.
|Avant||San Diego CA||858-675-8505|
|Edgewater Grill||San Diego CA||619-232-7581|
|Viejas Casino Grove Steakhouse||Alpine CA||800-295-3172|
|Park Hyatt Aviara||Carlsbad CA||760-448-1234|
|Lucky Bolt||San Diego CA||662-832-3638|
|The Wild Thyme Company||San Diego CA||858-527-0226|
|Crab Hut||San Diego CA||858-860-5225|
|Lodge at Torrey Pines Main||San Diego CA||858-453-4420|
Recipes that include Mustard Greens. One is easiest, three is harder.
|The New York Times||Quick Steamed Flounder With Ginger-Garlic Mustard Greens|
|Small Footprint Family||Mustard Greens with Garlic Mayonnaise|
|China Sichuan Food||Mustard Green Stir Fry|
|Instructables Cooking||Mustard Green Chips|
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Santa Monica Farmers Market
Her ProduceNear Santa Monica, California, United States
About 137 days ago, 10/21/20
Sharer's comments : Chinese Mustard Greens
Virginia Park Farmer's Market
Fresno EvergreenNear Santa Monica, California, United States
About 365 days ago, 3/07/20
Whole Foods Market
Whole Foods Market - Tatum BlvdNear Paradise Valley, Arizona, United States
10810 N Tatum Blvd Phoenix AZ 85028
About 426 days ago, 1/06/20
Sharer's comments : Very fresh
Vista Farmers Market
Sundial FarmsNear Vista, California, United States
805 Mar Vista Dr. Vista CA 92081
About 463 days ago, 11/30/19
Baja Ranch Market
Baja Ranch MarketNear Altadena, California, United States
2515 N Fair Oaks Drive Altadena CA 91001
About 618 days ago, 6/28/19
Albertson’s - Harbor BlvdNear Costa Mesa, California, United States
2300-c Harbor Blvd. Costa Mesa CA 92626
About 625 days ago, 6/21/19
Sharer's comments : Organics