Chef Moshe Basson.
(photo credit: Marc Israel Sellem)
The French have their wines, the Hawaiians have pineapples, and the Jerusalemites have the… Portulaca oleracea plant.The
common purslane, also known as verdolaga, can be found almost anywhere
in the country and is rich in, among other things, protein, vitamins A
and C, calcium and magnesium.
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