A large white pungent root.
Season: available year-round
How to select: Available fresh in large supermarkets or prepared in the condiments section.
Matches well with: apples, beef, beets, chicken, chives, cream, creme fraiche, eggs, fish, pork, salmon, sausages, shellfish, smoked fish, sour cream, trout, walnuts, yogurt
Substitutions: 2 tbsp prepared horseradish = 1 tbsp fresh grated horseradish