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Rocket
Already used in Ancient Rome times for its nutritional properties, in the Middle Ages rocket was reputed to be an aphrodisiac salad and its use on the table declined.
It has been recently rediscovered, and is now one of the most consumed baby leaf salads in the Mediterranean basin and across Europe.
Rocket

Rocket

Already used in Ancient Rome times for its nutritional properties, in the Middle Ages rocket was reputed to be an aphrodisiac salad and its use on the table declined.
It has been recently rediscovered, and is now one of the most consumed baby leaf salads in the Mediterranean basin and across Europe.

PACKAGING

Our rocket is supplied as a first range salad.
Delivered in bulk or packaged in crates, trays or bags, it must be carefully washed to remove traces of soil on individual leaves before being consumed.
Rocket

Crates

Blue crates for integrated farmed produce and yellow crates for organic farmed produce where you can find baby leaf salads ready for use in kitchens all over Europe.

Rocket

Trays

Thermoformed trays, packaged with customised cling film using the flow-pack technique and filled with single portion baby leaf salad.

Rocket

Bags

Bags made from food-grade film, customised and sealed, especially suitable for large scale distribution throughout Europe.

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Baby leaf

salad characteristics

  • Lance-shaped single leaves
  • Bright green colour
  • Slightly spicy taste
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Nutritional

values

  • Approximately 30 Kcal per 100 g
  • Rich in calcium and potassium
  • Low in oxalates
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Culinary

pairings

  • Serve raw in a salad
  • Perfect for creating a mix with a strong after-taste
  • Ideal for use on pizzas, sandwiches and savoury flans
  • Excellent when served with grilled meat and fish
  • It can also be used as the basic ingredient of an alternative pesto

Trust safe and genuine baby leaf salads only!

CONTACT US

Please contact us for any information you my require regarding the production of baby leaf salads and current availability.