Spring rolls with carrot-ginger dipping sauce. Pliable rice-paper wrappers envelope six vegetables (and countless nutrients). The sauce supplies a tingling jolt of ginger and vinegar. I would love to make this without the sauce--too much fat.
These two cabbage cousins offer an interesting twist on the traditional coleslaw. Kohlrabi makes a great addition to stir-fries, while turnips, when pureed with a little butter, serve as an excellent side dish. For the greens, saute them as you would kale
Hollow Crown Improved Heirloom Vegetable - This long and smooth variety reaches long and cm wide. Germination can take up to 3 weeks to sprout. Harvest late after the first frost for full flavour. November & December will give best taste.