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An edible plant (Brassica rapa subsp. nipposinica) in the mustard family, having dark green, glossy, feathery leaves and white stems.

[Japanese : mizu, water + na, mustard plant.]


(Cookery) a Japanese variety of lettuce having crisp green leaves
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Mizuna, a 55-seat American/French restaurant in Denver, CO, offers ongoing kitchen and bar pairings.
Toshiba aims for annual output of three million bags (one bag is equivalent to a head of lettuce) of leaf lettuce, baby leaf greens, spinach, mizuna and herbs per, and targets annual sales target of 300 million yen.
mizuna, tango, arugula, radicchio, lolla rosa, tatsoi, chicory, frisee, mache).
There are all sorts of options here: Kale, mustard, lettuce, arugula, spinach, cress, mizuna, tat soi, and pac choi all make great salad greens that pass the one-month to harvest test.
The company has begun construction of the plant factory at a facility in Yokusuka in Japan's Kanagawa Prefecture, and will start shipping lettuce, baby leaf greens, spinach, mizuna and other vegetables in the second quarter of 2014.
From midsummer on, a mixture of Chinese leaves, mustards and mizuna is good.
Gardening mentors Karen and George Davis of Lancaster found Mizuna greens seeds.
But others are a bit less common - beetroot and mizuna for example.
PICK salad crops grown under glass, including rocket and mizuna.
For the compressed shallots: I shallot sliced Champagne vinegar Granulated sugar Water For the bread: Canola oil I loaf Pugliese bread, crusts trimmed off For the uni hollandaise: * 3 egg yolks 1 teaspoon water 1 pound butter, melted 3 tablespoons yuzu juice Roe or 6 sea urchins; about 3 ounces, pureed Salt For the Wagyu tartare: One 6-ounce piece Wogyu strip loin 2 ounces claikon, peeled and brunoised 1 shallot minced Zest of 7 orange Juice of 1 lemon 3 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 7 tablespoon finely chopped parsley 1 tablespoon finely chopped chives Fleur de sel For the garnish: 3 pullett egg yolks from heritage chickens, shells cleaned and reserved Sea urchin roe Micro mizuna Belgian endive, sliced * yields more than needed for serving
The mizuna, rocket, lettuce and mache are growing more slowly now, but there is something to pick every day.