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Radish, Black 1LB

$11.99 $7.59

Black radishes are significantly larger than your traditional spring radishes, growing between three to four inches in length.

Depending upon variety the Black radish can be round or cylindrical and elongated. Its flesh is crisp, white and slightly bitter and offers a hot spicy bite. The skin of the Black radish is particularly piquant, for a milder radish flavor peel Black radishes prior to serving.
Various Growers (CA/WA/MX) Certified Organic

To store, remove greens and wrap radishes in plastic. They will keep refrigerated for up to two weeks.

Black radishes can be enjoyed raw or cooked in a variety of different preparations. Sauté and braise to be served as a vegetable side dish. Cook like a turnip and smother in cream or butter. Dice and add to soups, stir-fries and stews to add a radishy bite. Grate or chop into matchstick size and add to mixed green salads. Their size makes them ideal as an hors d'oeuvre when sliced and served alongside an assortment of dips. Their flavor is enhanced by chervil, chives, sea salt and parsley. To tone down the heat of radishes slice, salt and rinse with water prior to using. 

Black radishes are an excellent source of vitamin C and also provide potassium, iron and magnesium as well as vitamins A, E and B. They are also known for their ability to fight off infection and promote healthy digestive function. The Black radish also contains raphanin which studies have shown to be beneficial in treatment of both under and overactive thyroid imbalances. Studies have shown that the leaves of the Black radish additionally have a liver detoxifying effect.

The Black radish has long been used in folk medicine in both Europe and China to stimulate bile function and improve the health of the gallbladder. In India it has also been utilized as a liver health promoting tonic. Ancient Egyptian texts indicate that radishes, onions and garlic were fed to the workers building the pyramids. In Chinese medicine Black radish is used to promote pulmonary and respiratory health. 

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