Fighting food waste and solving kitchen conundrums
February 20, 2019
What you see: Small holes in the aluminum foil you used to seal something up and silver-colored blobs on your food
What it is: A chemical reaction! The foil is reacting with something in the food to form a type of aluminum salt.
Eat or toss? Eat! Well, not the foil, or...
May 16, 2018
What you see: A dry line running down the outside of a tomato, with a hole or two in its midst
What it is: A sign that, way back when, a part of the tomato flo
May 15, 2017
What you see: Three tiny holes around the cucumber seeds, as if they’re arranged in a perfect triangle.
What it is: While a cucumber appears...