Can You Eat Tomato Leaves? The Answer Will Surprise You

Maybe it was my Asian upbringing that taught me never to waste food, as my family used and ate every part of the vegetable, fish, chicken, pig, or cow that we brought home. Or maybe it’s my ever-growing curiosity when it comes to food from the land… but when I walk around the garden, looking at all my thriving plants, I always think, Can I eat that? And by “that,” I mean the unconventional parts of the plant that you typically don’t think to eat. This was how I came to love artichoke stems, leek greens, and cucumber leaves, parts that are normally discarded or composted, but are in fact quite tasty. Worth a read: 11 Vegetables You Grow That You Didn’t Know You Could Eat So one day, when I was walking by my … Continue reading Can You Eat Tomato Leaves? The Answer Will Surprise You