What is a Parsnip?
- Parsnips resemble a tapered carrot and are white to cream in color. Although they have a rough exterior, they have a sweet, nut-like flavor.
How to Eat
- Parsnips, like carrots, may be used in sweet or savory preparations. They are delicious boiled, fried, in stews and fritters, French fried, glazed, creamed, sautéed, mashed, pureed, steamed, or baked.
- Excellent source of vitamin C and fiber.
How to Choose
- Choose Parsnips that are white or cream in color. Avoid roots with decay toward the stem end.
How to Store
- Keep refrigerated in a bag for up to 2 weeks. Do not open bag until ready to use, if exposed to air, Parsnips will soften and become weak.
When are they in season?
Where are they grown?
- Product of U.S.A.