Halved bamboo shoots have a distinctive crunch and a refreshing light nutty flavour. Drain, rinse and slice these halves then use them to add texture to stir-fries, braised Chinese dishes and Thai curries. Fresh bamboo shoots are fiddly to prepare, so a tin of pre-peeled and cleaned bamboo shoots is a very useful store cupboard ingredient.
Bamboo is an important plant in Chinese culture. Traditionally, it represents the virtuous man who bends in the wind, but does not break. Bamboo shoots are thought to have been eaten in China for over a thousand years. They are also extensively in Japanese, Korean and Southeast Asian cooking.
Ingredients: Bamboo shoots, water.
Storage: After opening, the bamboo shoots should be rinsed and drained prior to cooking. Once opened, transfer to a non-metallic container. They may be stored in a refrigerator for up to one week in water, which should be changed daily.
|£4.50 or FREE for orders over £60
|DPD Express ?
|£7 or FREE for orders over £100
|DPD Signature Required ?
|£7 or FREE for orders over £60
|DPD Saturday or Sunday ?
|£9 or FREE for orders over £150
These summary details have been prepared for information purposes only, and are designed to enhance your shopping experience on the Sous Chef website. While we have taken care in preparing this summary and believe it is accurate, it is not a substitute for your reading the product packaging and label prior to use. You should note that products and their ingredients are subject to change.