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Did you know you can eat carrot tops?



  • Lotus-eater
    Lotus-eater Posts: 10,789 Forumite
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    Yes :)

    And the tops of brussel sprout plants and beetroot leaves and broccoli stems (when it gets too hard, cut off the outer bit and just eat the inner) and the green bit on onions and leeks :D The flower spikes on kale are gorgeous, just like Purple sprouting.
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  • juliebunny
    juliebunny Posts: 1,705 Forumite
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    I bought my first pack of carrot seeds this year and gonna give it a try - not sure I fancy the carrot tops though, they'll prob got to one of the pets....!
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    ALIBOBSY Posts: 4,527 Forumite
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    They remind me of a herby flavour like parsley a bit. If I use them and don't throw them to the chucks who love them I would chop them fine into soups etc.

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