Cippolini Onions


Nutrional Facts
A 5 ounce serving has 60 calories.  Onions contain vitamin A, vitamin B-complex, calcium, magnesium, potassium and a surprising amount of vitamin C. They also provide 2.8 grams of fiber, twice as much as a one-half cup serving of kidney beans and only half the calories.

General Facts
Cipolini onions look like they are flattened onions and encased in a yellow thin papery skin.  They have  firm flesh that offers a sharp and deliciously unique flavor.  Native to Italy, cipoline or cipollini onions are botanically the bulbs of a flowering plant. They are also known as the Italian spring onion.

Storage
To store, keep cool and dry. 

Recipes

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