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Sakura Cress®

Flavour: black radish, radish
Use: appetizers, salads
Culture: socially responsible culture with biological crop protection
Availability: year round
Shelf Life: Up to 7 days at 2-7°C
Packaging: Content: 16 cups in a solitairy box (30x40cm)

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Taste and usage
Sakura Cress® is the Koppert Cress brand name for an edible plant. Sakura Cress has the flavour of radish, and its beautiful deep red colour makes it a great visual addition to a dish too. The cress adds a fresh, spicy taste to fatty dishes such as steak tartare or tuna. Sakura Cress has a wide range of uses, and it's particularly good in cold dishes.

Origin 
Sakura Cress is the dark purple version of our Daikon Cress®. In the last 10 years, we have carefully developed this variety under own supervision*. The unique red/purple colour is caused by increased Anthocyanin levels, a very healthy product, Up to 100% more than in normal radish.

Availability and storage
Sakura Cress is available year round and can easily be stored for up to seven days at a temperature of 2-7°C. Produced in a socially responsible culture, Sakura Cress meets the hygienic kitchen standards. The product is ready to use, since it is grown clean and hygienically. Sakura Cress is, as all the Koppert Cress cresses and specialties, produced according to the SQF 2000 guidelines.

 

* patent nr EP 1290938.