Basil Red Micro Cress

Basil Red Micro Cress

Buy fresh Basil Red micro cress from our farm in Norfolk. Let your ideas become your favourite creations and tag us in your images so we know you have stopped by. Did you know? You can also shop Red Basil bunched herb online.

Taste: Also known by the name Red Rubin, this micro cress has a much stronger flavour and aroma than green basil. Red Basil has strong peppery and spicy flavours, with an intense red colour.

Uses: This microgreen is known for it's rich colours, making it an attractive savoury garnish. For example, its intense colours and flavours make is a great ingredient to be blended into pesto. If using as a garnish, this cress is best added at the end of the cooking process, as it may wilt if cooked for too long. Although basil micro greens are known for not losing their flavour when cooked until other micro greens. Sprinkle this cress atop pasta dishes and stir fries just before serving. Or, mix with other micro green leaves and Basils to make a vibrant side salad. This cress may also be used as a garnish on canapes, and is frequently used in east Asian cuisine. As well as a vibrant garnish for soups and sandwiches. It will compliment ingredients including tomatoes, cheese, seafood, and red meats. Koppertcress suggests pairing basil micro greens with veal, lamb, or chicken.

Health Benefits: -

May Contain Celery/Mustard
Country Of Origin
United Kingdom, Israel, South Africa
Seasonal Availability
Year Round
Shelf Life
5 Days
Keep at Room Temperature

Basil Red Micro Cress


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