Italian Sweet Red Onions
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Seasonality: Jan - Dec
Origin: Chile, USA
Italian Sweet Red Onions are a fantastic in quiche, pizza, and onion soup and are great au gratin, fried, stir-fried, creamed, or stuffed.
Sweet Italian Red Onions are the result of over 20 years of breeding to create this uniquely shaped flat variety.
Originally from Italy, Red Onions have a mild flavor that is not overpowering or pungent, making them highly versatile for a variety of meals where a splash of color and sweet flavor is desired.
They are great as a pizza component, raw in fresh salads or as a condiment topper in the iconic hamburger!
Onions are staple part of almost every cuisine in the world.
The U.S. per capita consumption of onions is about 20 pounds per year. This translates to over 450 semi-truck loads of onions are consumed in the United States each day!
Product of California.