Reyes Produce - source for the most fresh Mexican produce including Verdolaga...
Available in: 10 LBS
- Also known as Purslane, Pigweed and Hogweed Verdolagas is a member of the Portulacaceae family along with miners lettuce and rose moss. Currently there are approximately 40 different varieties Verdolagas which vary in leaf and stem color and size as well as in how it grows, upright vs sprawling.
- This wonderful green leafy vegetable is very low in calories (just 16 kcal/100g) and fats; nonetheless, it is rich in dietary fiber, vitamins, and minerals.
- Fresh, tender leaves are used in salads. Sauteed and gently stewed stems and leaves served as a side dish with fish and poultry.
- Stir-fried and mixed with other like-minded greens such as spinach and vegetables, it makes favorite dishes