Some Sleuth-Ramblings On The Topic Of Prepared Fresh Vegetables...
It would be tough to dispute that most of us would benefit from eating more fresh fruits and vegetables. To this end there are many produce companies marketing pre-trimmed-cleaned and ready to plop on the table products. But; are they good for you?
On the Upside
Perhaps a scantily washed fresh vegetable is better than none? I think in many cases, yes. While some might poo-poo how much time it takes to trim up a bunch of fresh carrots, there are many of us that say, 10 minutes here, 10 minutes there and now you're talking about spare time for a real life.
Another perhaps flimsy" plus is the pre-measured package makes for easier portion evaluation and control. Many of us appreciate pre-packaged measurements that help us to easily provide proper serving sizes.
And Now For The Bad
We've seen a significant increase ...