Holiday Entertaining :: Why the endive is the perfect addition to any party menu

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Endive, also known as escarole is a perennial, herbaceous leafy plant that traces its origins to the Mediterranean area.There are two popular varieties – Endive (narrow leaf) and Escarole (broad leaf). The endive is a part of the chicory family and sort of looks like a tulip that has not bloomed. The regular endive is pale green. There is also a red endive is known as Belgian Endive which is quite beautiful. For more, read here.