Radicchio and Persimmon Salad

Preparation info

  • Serves

    4

    as a side or starter
    • Difficulty

      Easy

Appears in

Autumn and Winter Cooking with a Veg Box (Riverford Companions)

Autumn and Winter Cooking with a Veg Box (Riverford Companions)

By Guy Watson

Published 2015

  • About

Resembling squat, orange tomatoes, and with an exotic fruity flavour, persimmons are available at the same time as radicchio, usually around November. An alternative is to use ripe pears or poached and sweetened quinces. This recipe comes from Riverford Cook Anna who discovered sweet fuyu persimmons while working in restaurants in California. She recommends serving the salad on its own as a starter or with br