Fiddleheads are young, edible, fern shoots that are gathered when they are still curled. These greens are nutritious – high in vitamin A, vitamin C & iron; a good source of potassium; low in calories, fat & cholesterol.
Described often as a cross between asparagus and broccoli, its flavor is unique.
Ruma's delivers nationwide from our facility just outside of Boston, MA; we also broker to restaurants and chefs.
Friday, April 18, 2008
Fiddlehead Ferns are Everywhere!
Ever go to Maine and stop by the side of the highway or near a stream? Well if you did you would see a few fiddlehead ferns sprouting up. they are everywhere. Fiddlehead ferns small, inconspicuous, and blend in with grass and weeds. You can become a Fiddlehead Picker too and sell them to Ruma Fruit. We buy all fiddlehead ferns that you can bag, box, and ship to Boston, MA. Please try and send at least 100 lbs at any given time as increasing gas prices can delve into your fiddlehead profits. If you are in Canada and want to sell fiddlehead ferns to Ruma Fruit, call us and we can arrange trucking over the border. We are constantly importing fresh fiddlehead ferns into the United States and shipping them to restaurants, supermarkets, and small family grocers all over the continental USA.
Call us at 617-389-8090 or 800-252-8282 and talk to one of our Fiddlehead Sales Team.