The Freshest Ideas in Produce
Anaheim (pronounced AN-uh-hym) Chile Peppers are among the most popular and commonly available chiles in the United States.
Often referred to as Chinese Cabbage, Baby Bok Choy is a staple in Asian Cuisine. Its full flavor and simple preparation make this vegetable a wonderful addition to a special meal.
Their flavor and versatility make these petite young spuds a hometown favorite. From boiling to roasting, the Baby Dutch Yellow Potato variety can be prepared in many ways. Try tossing them with olive oil, garlic, and herbs, then baking them as a delicious and easy side dish to serve along with fish or poultry.
The great taste of homegrown tomatoes is back with this mixture of Baby Heirloom Tomatoes from Melissa's. These very special, vitamin-rich tomatoes have long been cultivated by small growers, certain varieties from as long ago as the early 1800's.
These baby potatoes can be cooked in almost any way imaginable. They have a light, subtle flavor and a creamy texture.
Melissa's Baby Vegetables Basket is as cute as a button and chock-full of nutrients, perfect as a healthy gift.
Perfect for healthy dining, Melissa's Baby Vegetables are nutritious, delicious and beautiful on a dinner plate. This variety of assortment is in time for the upcoming BBQ season.
Leeks are related to garlic, onions, shallots, and scallions. Leeks look like large green onions with a similar flavor to shallots, though slightly sweeter and milder. Leeks can add a subtle touch to recipes without being overpowering.
At Melissa’s, our aim is to make your life more tasty, healthy, and convenient every day. With no soaking required, Melissa’s Vegetarian Blackeyed Peas are quick, easy and so convenient.
Melissa's boiler onions have a sweet, pungent flavor. They are superb grilled with assorted meats and vegetables on shish-kabobs.
When peeled and diced, the edible pads of a cactus plant are commonly enjoyed with eggs and in salads. They have a flavor reminiscent of a green bean with a hint of lemon. When consumed raw, their juice (pectin) can significantly reduce blood sugar (glucose) and is therefore good for diabetics.
Salsas, Chile Rellenos, Moles, Enchiladas....so many tasty dishes to choose from when you have fresh and dried chiles at your fingertips!
The delicious yellow meat of a Carnival Squash is reminiscent of sweet potatoes or Butternut Squash. It can be baked or steamed then combined with Butter and Fresh Herbs.
Used widely in the dried form, this hot chile can also be used fresh to add heat to soups/stews, stir-frys, and of course salsa. Or, try them in your favorite pickling recipe for a unique kick.
A member of the gourd family, this versatile vegetable from Mexico is quickly becoming a produce department standard. Roughly pear-sized in shape and light to dark apple-green in color, Chayote Squash from Melissa’s has a smooth skin with slight ridges running from stem to end.
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