Verdolaga or Purslane, is found on most continents, comes in many varieties, and can be cooked or eaten raw. Hey, it looked good, it tasted good - I snuck in a little nibble - and sounded like a perfect ingredient for a citrusy salad. The came da' bomb. According to the article, Verdolaga also contains Dopamine and "Dopamine plays a major role in the brain system that is responsible for reward-driven learning" A feel-good salad! Two bunch made their way into my basket !
|Steam Poached & Fried Salmon Filet Agro-Dolce Plantains|
So here's what the Queen and entourage got to eat for lunch.
Saturday Lunch Menu
Steamed , then Lightly Fried Salmon Fillets
Verdolaga Salad in Lemon vinaigrette
Plate the salmon fillets over a bed of plantains and next to a side of the Verdolaga salad.
It's Really good to be Queen.
Verdolaga - Wikipedia Article