Rocambole - Montana Giant exhibits a robust earthy flavor with garlic that peaks with a high heat intensity but mellows quickly. Thin wrappers allow easy peeling. Among the top choices when a rich garlic character is desired for cooking. Usually produces huge bulbs. 5-7 cloves/ bulb; 4-5 bulbs/lb
Porcelain- Hot and spicy. Excellent flavor with a strong nutty after taste. Bulbs are easy to clean, very attractive and have excellent longevity in storage. 4-6 large cloves/bulb, 4-7 bulbs/lb. Culinary size: 1.5 to 2" bulbs. Price per lb.
Purple Stripe - Stunning true Purple Stripe garlic displays vivid purple streaking with red clove colors and an outer white wrapper. Pleasant flavor with a mild spiciness. Purple Stripes are known for keeping their wonderfully unique flavor even when cooked. 8-12 cloves/bulb; 5-9 bulbs/lb
Scapes are the flower stalk that shoots up from the center leaf whorl of hardneck garlic varieties as they begin to mature. Considered a delicacy in fine restaurants around the world. Best picked when young and tender. Great sautéed, in pesto, salads and more. Google "garlic scape recipes" and you'll see!