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Capsicum Sweet Romano

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Thin skinned and very sweet, popular and widely used across Italy
    Long and pointed with thin skins, very sweet flesh and the benefit of very few seeds. Delicious roasted until skin blackens when it can easily be removed, then dressed with garlic and olive oil.
  • Roast, BBQ, Stuff, Salads
  • A taste of the Mediterranean
  • Exciting and delicious varieties
  • Plant Attributes

    • Position: Partial Sun
    • Suitable Climate Zone(s):
      • Tropical
      • Subtropical
      • Arid
      • Temperate
      • Cool
    • Flowering Time(s): Spring, Summer
    • Plant Type: Edibles

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    How to use


    1. Preheat oven to 180°C or 160°C fan forced and line a large baking tray with non stick baking paper.
    2. Place the quinoa in a saucepan with 2 cups water, bring to the boil. Reduce heat and simmer for 12-15 minutes or until water is absorbed and grains are tender. Remove and allow to cool.
    3. Heat a large frying pan over medium heat, add oil. Cook the onion and zucchini, stirring, until softened. Stir in garlic and cumin, cook for 1 minute more. Remove and allow to cool.
    4. Place onion mixture, grains, sultanas, pine nuts, parsley, tomato, olives and feta in a large bowl. Season with salt and pepper. Stir to combine.
    5. Stuff the capsicums with the mixture and place on the prepared tray, cover with foil. Bake in preheated oven for 20 minutes. Remove foil, bake for a further 15-20 minutes, or until vegetables are tender and top is golden

    General Precautions

    Not suitable for children under 3 years of age, contains small parts. Adult supervision required

    Sizes/Options Available

    50 Seeds

    General Retail Stockists

    Bunnings Warehouse and Independent Garden Retailers

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