What is the Difference Between Cauliflower and Broccoli?
Broccoli and cauliflower are both related to cabbage and mustard and many people state there aren’t significant differences between the two. Sometimes in the UK, cauliflower may be called broccoli. Despite claims that the two are so similar they’re nearly interchangeable, there are some noted differences between these two vegetables. They look different, they don’t taste exactly the same, and they offer distinctive nutrients. In appearance, the cauliflower has closely bunched tight masses that are together on stems. With broccoli, these flower masses are more loosely distributed so that you can see space in between each stalk. Sometimes broccoli is compared to tiny trees, while cauliflower looks more like masses of cumulus clouds. Cauliflower is also white in color with light green leaves surrounding the head, and broccoli can be dark green or sometimes have purple streaking through it. The two vegetables have some similarities when they are cooked, in taste and smell. Cauliflower is m