• Leeks on Ice

Lot #22223

Patrick Linklous

Buyers Take:

Nice substitute for onions! Leeks, like garlic and onions, belong to a vegetable family called the Allium vegetables. Leeks contain many of the same beneficial compounds found in these well-researched, health-promoting vegetables.


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This Week's Forecast: Nice, thick base, which is what the customers look for.


Proper Storage: Leeks should be held as close to 0 °C (32 °F) as possible, and preferably away from products that produce ethylene. Hydro-cooling, crushed ice, and vacuum-cooling are the most common methods to promptly cool harvested leeks to 0 °C (32 °F).