rocket (Eruca sativa)

  • A great ingredient for many salads.
  • The leaves have a spicy peppery taste. This becomes more marked as the leaves get older.
  • Rocket seeds can also be used to make an oil known as jamba oil.
  • Rocket seeds can also be used to make a mustard.

Links

  • 'Mild' Cultivated Rocket If you don't know rocket, its a small salad plant with a unique taste - slightly peppery and reminiscent of sesame oil dressing. Very pleasant as long as its not too strong.
  • http://www.realseeds.co.uk
  • We grow without the use of insecticides, fungicides and chemical fertilizers. Our aim is to also grow with minimal use of fossil fuels. All our babyleaf salad leaves are hand harvested and packed without the use of modified atmosphere gases and our entire process of production is accredited by the Biodynamic Agricultural Association of Great Britain
  • http://www.lizardleaves.com
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