Broccoli is one of my favourite vegetables but when I run out I use these broccoli substitutes.
It’s a member of the brassica family of vegetables. It has a unique shape and looks like little trees.
The most common variety is called calabrese. But there are also tender stem varieties (also called baby broccoli or broccolini) which have long edible stems and smaller florettes on top.
Chinese broccoli looks like the long tender stem varieties.
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