Latin Name: Vicia sativa
Product: Common Vetch, Baby Cuttings, 100 Ct.
Description: An ancient human dietary staple -- evidenced by carbonized traces found in early Neolithic sites in Syria, Turkey, Bulgaria, Hungary and Slovakia; One of the first domesticated subsistence crops in the Middle East, it's turned up in excavations of ancient Egypt; Common Vetch has been used medicinally as well for its antiseptic properties
Tasting Notes: Tastiest of the Vetches; Subtle 'grassy' flavor similar to greens such as spinach, collards, or turnips
Usage: May be used raw; Some claim it's better cooked; Garnishes; Sides
Storage Instructions: Best if used with 7 days of procuring.