Asian Tempest Garlic
Asian Tempest garlic is a weakly bolting hardeck garlic in the Asiatic family. Asian Tempests raw flavor is intensely hot with a spiciness that stays. When cooked, the hotness will mellow out into a sweet and tangy flavor similar to a sweet pepper.
Asiatic Garlic Information
Asiatic Garlic are a "weak bolting" hardneck variety, it may or may not produce a garlic scape in the spring. Bulbs are a medium size with wrappers that are firm and tight and contain 4-12 variable sized cloves. Clove skins are thick and hard to peel. Flavors can range from fiery hot to wonderfully sweet. Matures early and has a short storage life of approximately 4 months if stored in a dry, dark place. Average 40 cloves per pound.