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Types of Salt & How to Use Them

types of salt and how to use them

If you’re going to call one item in your pantry an essential ingredient than it should probably be salt. Salt is an important flavoring but also much, much more and likely used in just about every recipe you prepare.

Not only an essential cooking ingredient and taste modifier, sodium chloride is also an essential nutrient that we can’t survive without. Essential indeed! 

But what is the difference between the most common types of salt: kosher, table, and sea salt? And how best are they used in the kitchen? Continue Reading