Shiso Leaves Green Cress

Shiso Leaves Green Cress

Packaging: BOX OF 12 PUNNETS X 15

Shiso Leaves Green Cress, Koppert Cress

Green Shiso Leaves Taste

The very mild, but outspoken, taste with its strong fragrance makes it suitable to mix it into a salad. Take a small slice of fresh tuna, dip it in some Kikkoman soy sauce, wrap it into a Shiso Green Leaf and be amazed. A treat to your mouth.

Taste Friends

Try fresh tuna tartar mixed with fine shallots, some pepper and salt, a touch of soy sauce and some fresh chopped Shiso Green Leaves on top. In Asia it is popular as a Tempura. But as a variation we have fried a (well-dried with tissue paper) leaf in oil, and used it as decoration on a piece of meat. (dry it after frying on some paper and add some sea-salt.


Shiso Leaves Green in Japan called ‘Oba’. There is no (raw) fish dish without one or more leafs. The main reason, next to its good taste, is the belief that the leaf is an intestine stimulant and protects against (mild) food poisoning.


Data sheet

2 - 7 °C
Product Family
Latin Name
Shiso Nastartium
Anise and mint