The mystery vegetable is…

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The LEEK! This delicious vegetable is in the onion or ‘allium’ family. It has a milder flavor than it’s cousin the onion. While an onion forms a tight ball of layers, the leeks layers are tubular giving them their characteristic long skinny shape. They are one of my favorite fall vegetables and are great braised, topped with bread crumbs, or in soups. Stay tuned for many LEEK recipes and more Veggie ID! Thanks for playing everyone!!

xo, SW and Sweet P

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About Siobhan

My name is Siobhan and I live with my husband and our beautiful daughter in New York. I love real, whole, healthy food and I am passionate about biodynamic farming practices. I try to eat locally as often as possible and to support my local farmers.
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