ASPARAGUS PURPLE PASSION
$14.99 – $24.99
Asparagus arrives usually within the first 2 weeks of April.
- Purple asparagus is sweeter because it has about 20 percent more sugar in its stalks.
- Stalks are purple on the outside, the interior of the asparagus is the same as a green spear.
- Purple asparagus contains anthocyanins, which are antioxidants.
- Purple asparagus has less lignin per spear which makes the spears less stringy when eaten
- When cooked the asparagus turns green