Chicory

A curly, bitter lettuce in the endive family used in salads or cooked. Roasted chicory or succory, is the roasted roots of some chicory and is used as a coffee replacement as "New Orleans" or "Creole" coffee.

Season: available year-round

How to select: Look for bright crisp leaves.

How to store: Unwashed in the refrigerator for up to 3 days.

How to prepare: grill

Matches well with: apples, bacon, figs, ham, nuts, pears, vinaigrette, vinegar, walnuts

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