Fiddleheads are named for their appearance, which resembles the scroll at the head, or top, of a fiddle. The Ostrich Fern is the species that produces edible shoots with a unique texture, and a taste similar to broccoli or asparagus. Fiddleheads are fun, unique, and tasty! They also have the additional benefit of a high nutritional content, and gourmet appeal. We hope that you keep checking back with us for more cooking tips, recipes, and exciting facts about fiddleheads.
Friday, March 28, 2014
They have a unique earthy, woodsy flavor that's a cross between asparagus, artichoke, mushroom, cooked broccoli, and cooked spinach.