The Microgreen Trend

Written by Healthy Eater. Posted in Firestix, Microgreens, Varieties of edible flowers

Micro herbs
One way to mark an upswing in the economy is to see how people are spending money. In hard times, people tend to shy away from going out to eat, especially to upscale restaurants. However, there’s good news for fine dining–the results of a recent study showed an uptick in Americans visiting upscale restaurants. Visits are up 3%. Since fine dining makes up about 10% of overall restaurant sales, this is good news for the economy.
With the rise of fine dining appeal coming back, chefs and restaurants are beginning to find ways to draw even more customers in, feeling that they have both the means to do so and the customer base. New and interesting methods of making dishes palatable, look appealing and unusual are beginning to crop up in restaurants across the country. One such trend involves using microgreens an

Microgreens, Including Basil Crystals, Are Edible Vegetable Seedlings

Written by Healthy Eater. Posted in Basil crystals, Microgreens, Sugar flowers

Micro rainbow mix
Sprouts germinate in water, while microgreens require soil and seven days of sun light for they are harvested. Growing these vegetable seedlings is not easy. This is why you should get in touch with an expert if you would like to enjoy candied flowers, firestix, herb crystals, flower crystals, basil crystals or other edible flower produce. The nutritional value of these tiny leaves, which are less than two weeks old, often exceed the nutritional value of a fully grown vegetable. Most varieties feature four to six times as many nutrients as a mature vegetable. ?The vibrant color of most edible flower produce brings appeal and aesthetic to several dishes, from cakes and desserts to soups, salads and seafood entrees. If you would like to use basil crystals among your regular ingredients, find a professional that can cultivate basil crystals for you. The delicate care required to cultivate these crystals means that trying to grow them on your own may not yield the results you want. Make sure that you find an expert that charges a fair price for their cultivation services of these edible floral products. Online research may help you discover the edible crystals with the most nutritional value. You may also be able to find a recipe that calls for some of these products. Once you find a supplier of microgreens in your area, be sure to establish an ongoing relationship with them that will benefit your health.