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UNIQUE INGREDIENTS

Dive into the world of weird vegetables, exotic seasonings, and alternative ingredients to take your meals up a notch.

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KOHLRABI

Kohlrabi is a cruciferous vegetable, just like cabbage, broccoli, and kale. This funny-looking vegetable is about the size and shape of an orange with a bunch of leafy stems sticking out of the main bulb. It has a thick skin that can range from pale green to purplish, though the inside is always a very pale yellow ... SEE MORE

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PURPLE TOP TURNIPS

The white-and-purple vegetable looks like a rutabaga but tastes like cross between cabbage and a radish (it is a member of the cabbage family, after all). Texture-wise, it's similar to a potato, making the turnip a suitable substitute for starches in most recipes.

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