The vegetable that is known for its spears, Asparagus can be green, white or purple in colour. Australian Asparagus is only available in spring, but due to its popularity around the globe, we see the imported products from Argentina, Mexico and Peru around our stores in Australia.
Health Benefits - Packed full of nutrients, Asparagus is considered a super food due to containing a good source of fibre, folate, vitamins A,C,E,K and Chromium.
Flavour - A strong flavour that is distinct, strong, assertive with some bitter undertones.
Available all year round (Imported Asparagus) Peak season is Spring (Australian Asparagus).
Storage - It is recommended that you put Asparagus into a breathable plastic bag and store them dry crisp area of the refrigerator.