The red amaranth
produced an average wet weight of only 43.
Butternut squash, leek and toasted pumpkin seed quinoa risotto with red amaranth
, by Ross Gray INGREDIENTS (serves four) 1 packet quinoa, 1 butternut squash, 1 large white leek, 1 handful pumpkin seeds, vegetable stock, red amaranth
(for garnish), unsalted butter, veggie Parmesan or goats cheese METHOD Wash quinoa until water runs clear.
Ross impressed the judges with his unusual butternut squash, white leek and toasted pumpkin seed quinoa risotto with red amaranth
, while Alistair's goats' cheese royale with butternut squash cannelloni was an equal treat.
The range is grown exclusively in the UK and includes 16 herb and salad leaves such as Thai Basil, Red Amaranth
, Red Mustard 'Frills' and Shiso.
Customers can select from such varieties as Rainbow Mix Micro Greens, Micro Red Amaranth
, Micro Celery, and Micro Cilantro, all at $4.