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NATIONAL VINEGAR DAY – November 1

NATIONAL VINEGAR DAY – November 1

NATIONAL VINEGAR DAY

On November 1st National Vinegar Day not only makes things taste great, but it also makes things sparkle, too. 
Vinegar is produced either by a fast or a slow fermentation process. Slow methods are generally used with traditional vinegar and the fermentation proceeds slowly over the course of months or up to a year.
This household staple freshens a salad and brightens windows. While vinegar is common, it’s also one of the most useful household items made. Whether cooking or cleaning, be sure to add vinegar to your shopping list.

There are many varieties of vinegar:

* Apple cider * Balsamic * Beer * Cane * Coconut * Date * Distilled vinegar * East Asian black * Flavored vinegar * Fruit * Honey * Job’s tears * Kiwifruit * Kombucha * Malt * Palm * Raisin* Rice * Sinamak * Spirit vinegar * Sherry vinegar * White * Wine *

Vinegar is:

  • Most commonly used in food preparation such as pickling processes, vinaigrettes and other salad dressings
  • An essential ingredient in mustard, ketchup, barbecue sauce and mayonnaise
  • A popular condiment for fish and chips
  • Flavoring for potato chips
  • Used as a dip for crab meat
  • A substitute for fresh lemon juice
  • Ingredient in a sauce when roasting lamb
  • Used in sushi rice
  • Commonly put into mint sauce
  • Ingredient in making some beverages
  • Used for medical remedies and treatments
  • Ideal for cleaning
  • Essential in home canning
  • Used in gardening and pest control

Some forms of vinegar are believed to have health benefits.

To learn more about vinegar, see:  http://www.versatilevinegar.org/vinegarlore.html

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NATIONAL VINEGAR DAY HISTORY

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