Has anyone else never really checked out the sprout section of the Japanese supermarket? I’ve passed by and noticed the variety but didn’t actually take a look. I think I accidentally bought mustard sprouts (I hate mustardy things) a while back and was too scarred to go back. I had a craving for a tuna sandwich on Sunday and suddenly remembered that alfalfa sprouts exist and had to have them in my tuna sandwich. Good choice as the sandwich made me feel nostalgic. I kid you not. Anyhow, I also picked up some broccoli sprouts to try and discovered that I love them. I added both types of sprouts to my lunch pita pocket today. Yum.
You can sprout your own seeds in a glass jar. This could be fun. Instructions here.