Healthy Food Database
Daikon is otherwise known as a Japanese radish. In Chinese medicine, it is considered a fat burner. A large, white vegetable with green stalks that is harvested at around 2kg. They have a pleasant, sweet and zesty flavour with a mild bite and similar texture to red radish.
Buy from Asian supermarkets or good greengrocers.
Daikon will store in plastic bags in the crisper section of the fridge for up to 1 week. Choose those that are firm and unwrinkled.
Tips & Tricks:
Daikon radishes are used raw in salads, pickled, shredded as a garnish or cooked in stir-fries.
Nutrition per 1 Unit:
Monosaturated Fat , g:
Benefits the Following Health Conditions:*
* This information is sourced by a qualified naturopath. It is non prescriptive and not intended as a cure for the condition. Recommended intake is not provided. It is no substitute for the advice and treatment of a professional practitioner.
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