Fresh Vegetable

Tropea Fresh Baby Onions

Ref: ONI-06

Italian name: Cipollotti freschi tropea

Weight order: 4-5 kg

Description: onions are harvested for their petite bulbs that have a burgundy hue when raw. Their color turns pastel pink when cooked or pickled. Their flavor is mild and sweet, lacking the pungency of a mature common red onion. Their green hallow tops are also edible but lack the flavor and sweetness of the the bulbs.

Season: Spring

Serving Suggestion: Roasted or charred, pickled or eaten raw, the onions are versatile and should be utilized as a savory vegetable versus a seasoning.