START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

5 Easy Ways to Eat Fennel

5 Easy Ways to Eat Fennel

Do you use fennel in your cooking? Fennels are a bulbous vegetable, and when you think of vegetables, these guys probably aren’t at the top of your list. These overlooked vegetables are long and green. Their top looks kind of like dill, with a wispy and willowy appearance. And their bottom counterparts are most sought after, with a firm texture, kind of like cabbage.

Fennels are great in salads like our Mizuna, Fennel, and Mulberry Salad and are great additions to make a snack like these Grapefruit Coriander Fennel Bites. Don’t be afraid to get creative with this little known vegetable and make something amazing like this vegan Beet, Fennel, and Lime Pate.

Don’t know how fennel tastes like? People say fennel tastes kind of like licorice. A vegetable that tastes like candy. That’s a winner in our book!

Read more: All recipes, Eating for Health, Food, Soups & Salads, Vegan

have you shared this story yet?

go ahead, give it a little love

OneGreenPlanet.org

One Green Planet is your online guide to making conscious choices that help people, animals and the planet. Our goal is to cut through the green noise and provide high quality resources, experiences and product recommendations that empower you to re-imagine the way you eat, buy and think. Visit our site at One Green Planet and follow our updates on FacebookTwitterPinterest and Tumblr. You can also submit a post or recipe to us via this link.

77 comments

+ add your own
1:49AM PDT on Mar 19, 2014

Interesting pate/dip, thanks

1:30PM PST on Mar 1, 2014

Fennel, red onion and slices of orange saving the juice of the orange to add yo the dish then add a little extra virgin olive oil, and finely chop some of the fennel fern, toss and eat is deeeeeelicious

12:54PM PST on Feb 18, 2014

Thanks.

1:59AM PST on Feb 15, 2014

Thank you

2:09PM PST on Feb 12, 2014

I put fennel seeds on pizza with red onion, turned out great

5:48PM PST on Jan 31, 2014

Thanks

1:41AM PST on Jan 30, 2014

Thank you :)

9:21AM PST on Jan 29, 2014

Are these photos meant to make the foodie appetising?

5:48AM PST on Jan 29, 2014

I love Fennel and will have to make Laurence's salad suggestion

4:09PM PST on Jan 28, 2014

Fennel is absolutely delicious... must try the tea, if you can get your hands on some:)

add your comment



Disclaimer: The views expressed above are solely those of the author and may not reflect those of
Care2, Inc., its employees or advertisers.

people are talking

First fracking, then health insurance, now GMO labeling. Vermont really has its act together!

"Furry bags of sand" LOL Yep, that pretty much describes how a cat can relax & get comfortable j…

@Past Member. The issue does it indeed. It says, the most common symptome is giving abruptly up with…

Good article: And the reason the US has grown to greedy to care about quality! The US doesn't give…

Well so much for letting nature take its course. Playing god always makes people feel so superior, w…

Story idea? Want to blog? Contact the editors!



Select names from your address book   |   Help
   

We hate spam. We do not sell or share the email addresses you provide.