Availability period

Jan-Dec

Characteristics

• colour of the variety
• Fresh appearance
• Healthy
• No signs of wilting, frostbite, sprouting, blemishes, insects
• Firm, individually developed leaves
• No damage
• Very even length
• Some wild varieties with typical strong taste allowed

Catch phrase

The perfect fit for Mediterranean cuisine

Instructions

Mostly used as a flavor enhancer in lettuce and other raw vegetables. The taste is walnut-like and somewhat bitter. Rocket is best when combined with tomatoes, parmesan cheese, walnut oil, fish and pasta

Grading

• Type of leaf: smooth, dentate or denticulate
• Length: very short, short or long
• Growing method: greenhouse or outside

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