— VEGETABLES- LETTUCE
Little gems are nice, small lettuce heads which are ready to use and they have a slightly sweet flavour. The nice thing about Little Gem is that you can also grill or steam the heads. When Little Gem is steamed, it tastes a bit like asparagus.
Availability Little Gem
Little Gem is traditionally grown and eaten in the Southern European countries.
How to store
Keep the Little Gem in the vegetable drawer in the fridge. It can stay there for a couple of days.
How to eat
Remove the stem and pluck the leaves before use. The pretty, small leaves do well in a salad. You can also use the leaves as “spoons”. Or halve the crops and grill or steam it for a unique experience!