This week "Rapini"
Rapini (also known as Broccoli Rabe (or Raap or Raab), Broccoletti, Broccoli di Rape, Cime di Rapa, Rape, Rappi, Friarielli (in Naples), and Grelos) is a common vegetable in the cuisines of Southern Italy
Rapini has many spiked leaves that surround a green bud which looks very similar to a small head of broccoli. There may be small yellow flowers blooming from the buds, which are edible. The flavor of rapini has been described as nutty, bitter, and pungent.
|The Wonderful Chanel With Rapini|
And really gross.
Once again we will not be adding this to our vegetable repertoire
Here is some very important advice from an expert:
Thumper: "Eating greens is a special treat, It makes long ears and great big feet. But it sure is awful stuff to eat."