Overripe Cauliflower?

swtbttrfly23July 21, 2013

This is my first year growing cauli and I read that if they go too long they over-mature. Well, I think mine did just that. The florets are seprated. Is there any recipe that makes use of these or are they un-useable? It still seems a shame to waste them...

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farmerdill

If they have not turned brown, you can use them. Probably best in cooked dishes like soups, casseroles, baked dishes. They tend to get a bit tough and strong tasting for using raw with dip.

    Bookmark   July 21, 2013 at 3:59PM
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swtbttrfly23

Nope, not brown! I was thinking of pickling some of them (making a giardinaire) and then puree some into a nice soup. Thanks for your help!

    Bookmark   July 21, 2013 at 10:44PM
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