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Sand core


La Légumière, the specialist in Breton and seasonal vegetables! Sand core

Shape and external appearance


Sharper than the ground carrot.

Properties


Excellent for health, the carrot contains a large quantity of vitamins, minerals, trace elements and carotenoids.

Caliber


15 to 20cm long.

Scientific and botanical name


Daucus carota

Coloring


Normal color of the carrot orange, duller because not washed.

Origin & Culture


The carrot is mainly native to the Mediterranean Basin, and the one we know in our gardens and on the shelves is a descendant of the wild carrot, which is one of the most widespread plants. Cultivated for centuries, carrots were originally white, yellow or purple. It is only in the 17th century, and thanks to Belgian and Dutch farmers, that carrots became orange.

Smell


Normal carrot odor.

Preparation advice


Can be eaten like ground carrots, grated, mashed etc…

Texture


Normal carrot odor.

Home preservation


Do not wash them. They keep well in a wooden box filled with sand and stored in a dry and ventilated room.

Flavor


The seasonality of the product


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Février (2)

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Juin (6)

Juillet (7)

Août (8)

Septembre (9)

Octobre (10)

Novembre (11)

Décembre (12)

Our recipes based on this product


Nous n'avons pas encore de recettes pour ce produit.

Packaging available for this product


Colis carton, Colis bois

The seasonality of the product


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Janvier (1)

Février (2)

Mars (3)

Juin (6)

Juillet (7)

Août (8)

Septembre (9)

Octobre (10)

Novembre (11)

Décembre (12)

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Laurent, Ronan and Frédéric Méar

Producers for La Légumière


Laurent, Ronan and Frédéric Méar have been producing vegetables for La Légumière for many years. The cultivation of Breton vegetables no longer holds any secrets for these three brothers.