Leeks belong to the same family as onions and garlic. They look like a giant green onion but with a mild, sweet flavor and a creamier texture when they are cooked.
Very nutritious as they contain a variety of nutrients, vitamins, and minerals. Low in calories and a decent amount of fiber, copper, vitamin B6, iron, and folate.
Vima Sliced Leek is presented in 13-15mm slices made from top quality leeks harvested at its optimum ripeness moment.
Great for any stir-fries, salad, soups, or pottages.
- 1kg/32.5 OZ
Brussels sprouts are a fresh climate seasonal vegetable of the family Brassicaceae. The edible buds, the sprouts themselves, grow on a long and thick stalk and look like miniature cabbages.
It has been suggested that they were first cultivated near Brussels, Belgium, hence the name.
It provides the organism with:
- A great number of vitamins and minerals, especially vitamin C and iron.
- High in fiber.
- Low in calories but high in multiple nutrients, may help protect against cancer.
- Brussels sprouts have many health benefits, but their impressive antioxidant content stands out.
Vima Brussels sprouts are available all year round without losing any of its properties.
We offer excellent quality products harvested at its optimum level of ripeness, with different origins in Europe.
The advantage of Vima Brussels sprouts is that being a frozen and blanched product, allows us to shorten the preparation time. Blanching also helps to maintain the properties of the Brussels Sprout and reduces microorganisms.
Buds are usually presented with a diameter between 30 and 38mm (1.18 – 1.50 inches), and in different formats according to the needs of the customer.
- 1kg/32.5 OZ
Onions are members of the (Amaryllidaceous) family. The edible part is the bulb. These vegetables contain various vitamins, minerals, and potent plant compounds that have been shown to promote health in many ways.
The health benefits of Onions are:
- Packed with nutrients and Folic acid.
- Low in calories but high in vitamins, particularly vitamin B and C, and minerals.
- Loaded with antioxidants.
Vima Onions are available all year round without losing any of its properties. It is presented cleaned and cut
We offer an excellent quality product harvested at its optimum ripeness level, with different origins in both Europe and Asia.
It forms the basis of so many dishes, whether sautéed, baked, steamed, or boiled that it would be difficult to imagine any country’s cuisine without onions.
The pea is a climbing plant of the Legume family. The edible part is the seed that we can find inside the pods.
One of the first plants, after cereals, to be cultivated by people and originated from the Mediterranean area.
One of the most nutritious vegetables that we can find, it provides the organism with:
- Minerals as iron, phosphorus, and magnesium.
- Vitamins C, K, and A.
- Have several properties that may help prevent and treat some chronic diseases.
- Contain an impressive amount of fiber which has been shown to provide many benefits for digestive health.
- They lower your cholesterol level
Vima Green Peas are selected in different European countries and thanks to freezing it’s available all year round without losing any of its properties.
The pea is previously blanched, this helps to maintain the properties of the pea, inactivating enzymes that would modify its organoleptic characteristics and reduces microorganisms.
Being a frozen blanched product the preparation time is shorter.
Presented in different formats according to the customer’s needs.
- 450g/15.8 OZ
- 1kg/32.5 OZ
Russian salad is a dish that combines potatoes and other vegetables mixed with mayonnaise. Very popular in many countries and in each one more ingredients are added depending on the local tradition.
Russian salad appears as an economical variant of the Olivier salad, a traditional salad dish in Russian cuisine, it also included cold meats, some lavish and vegetables. Original Olivier salad became popular among the upper class in Moscow in the 19th Century but the exact origin is unknown.
It is a very complete dish that provides various benefits depending on the ingredients, most common are potatoes, green peas, beans, and carrots:
- Rich in minerals: iron, phosphorus, potassium.
- Vitamins: A, B, C, E, and K.
Vima Russian salad is a combination of vegetables that are the base for preparing the dish. Our salad consists of ingredients selected because of their top quality in several European countries.
These ingredients are:
- Potato in cubes.
- Carrot in cubes.
- Cut beans.
- Green Peas.
They are frozen and blanched, which protects the nutrients and properties, and at the same time allows its perfect conservation and makes it easier to prepare.
The preparation of the salad is easy and fast, a great advantage is that the vegetables, which are the base ingredients, are already clean and diced.
With a few minutes of cooking we have the salad almost ready. We only have to add our favorite ingredients and mayonnaise to enjoy this refreshing dish.
- 1kg/32.5 OZ
The samosa is a fried or baked pastry with a salty filling. Its origin is in medieval times, in the Middle East or Central Asia. It spread to Africa, Southeast Asia, South Asia, and other places.
The Indian style is the best known from Africa to China of a wide family of recipes.
Samosa fits perfectly into a varied and balanced diet as it is fairly a complete food.
The main benefits are:
- Rich in protein.
- High fiber content.
- Minerals: potassium, iron, and calcium.
Vima vegetable Samosas are made with a traditional Indian recipe. They are very easy to prepare, no need to defrost, they could be deep fry and will be ready in just 3-4 minutes.
They are very crunchy and tasty, perfect at any time, as an appetizer, a side dish, or a main course.
- 7 OZ/200g