Kohlrabi is a vegetable that is similar to cabbage broccoli cauliflower kale collard and brussels sprout.
Macaron recipe food network. Kohlrabi also known as german turnip is a cruciferous vegetable. Kohlrabi either come in a bright green or reddish purple color. Although kohlrabi doesnt need to be peeled the outer layer can taste tough so feel free to peel it with a heavy duty vegetable peeler or a sharp paring knife. Everyone will be coming back for a second scoop.
The word kohlrabi is german for cabbage turnip kohl as in cole slaw and ruebe for turnip though kohlrabi is not a root vegetable at allits a brassicalike cabbage broccoli and cauliflowerand those cute bulbous shapes grow above ground not below. It has long leafy greens that shoot out from the top. Kohlrabi from the german for cabbage turnip. Kohlrabi which can be green or purple is a bulbous vegetable surrounded by two layers of stiff leaves attached in a rosette like a cabbage.
Combine olive oil garlic salt and pepper in a large bowl. Served cold it adds a pleasing crunch and mild spicy note to salads. Combine kohlrabi horseradish spring greens and radishes to make this impressive plateful of veggies. Der kohlrabi kohlrabi head kohlrabi leaf.
Instead it belongs to the brassica. All parts of the kohlrabi can be eaten both raw and cooked. Kohlrabi tastes great steamed stir fried added to soups and stews or dipped in batter and fried to make tempura or fritters. Despite its name kohlrabi is not a root vegetable and does not belong to the turnip family.
Cut the kohlrabi into 14 inch thick slices then cut each of the slices in half. It is delicious. Toss kohlrabi slices in the olive oil mixture to coat. Spread kohlrabi in a single layer on a baking sheet.
Brassica oleracea gongylodes group also called german turnip is a biennial vegetable a low stout cultivar of wild cabbageit is another cultivar of the same species as cabbage broccoli cauliflower kale brussels sprouts collard greens savoy cabbage and gai lan.